Celebrate Doctor’s Day

Celebrate Doctor’s Day Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity. — Hippocrates Either by choice or by chance, we all have been profoundly touched by the compassion and professional care of a doctor. Whether it’s screenings, immunizations, surgery, or newborn deli...

March 27th, 2017

Daniel Ordyna

Got Fibroids?

While every woman has a different script for her menopausal years, there are a number of conditions that we see a bit more frequently than some others. Fibroids, an abnormal tissue growth that forms on the inner or outer wall of the uterus, or within the muscle layers of the uterus, is a common issu...

March 2nd, 2017

Kim L Cox, MD

A Women’s Heart

Increasingly, it is evident that women’s symptoms are not as predictable as men’s in matters of the heart. Because of the differences in how heart attacks may present in women as opposed to their male counterparts, it is important to learn all you can about heart attack warning signs and symptom...

February 28th, 2017

Benjamin F Call, MD

Heart Surgery Game Plan – Heart Seminar

While heart disease continues to be the number one cause of death for both men and women in the United States, advances in surgical treatments, which include an increasing array of innovative, minimally invasive procedures, are already making a difference in the length and quality of life for thousa...

February 20th, 2017

Jacob DeLaRosa, MD

Restoring Heart Health

Recovering from a cardiac event or moving forward with life following a diagnosis can be a bit overwhelming without a plan. A professionally prescribed and closely monitored cardiac rehabilitation program is one of the most effective ways for patients to move forward and live a healthier life after...

February 14th, 2017

David M Gonzalez, MD

Hypertension and You

Approximately 73 million adults in the US are affected by hypertension, a condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is chronically elevated. Some causes of hypertension may include smoking, obesity, diabetes, inactive lifestyle, stress, aging, vitamin D deficiency, family history, alcoho...

February 6th, 2017

Lisa F Antonelli, MD

Raising Heart Disease Awareness

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. To prevent heart disease and increase awareness of its effects, Portneuf is proudly participating in American Heart Month. All month long we will be talking about your heart! It will be a topic in articles, on our social media chann...

January 30th, 2017

Portneuf Health Partners

Comprehensive Care of Hearing Disorders

Do people seem to mumble more frequently? Do you experience ringing in your ears? Do friends and family members say you have your TV turned up to a high volume? Perhaps you are finding it more difficult to understand a conversation when in a crowd? Any of the above may indicate a hearing loss, the t...

January 23rd, 2017

Morgan G Yost, DO

As we age, so do our eyes

You’ve hit that age where reading glasses are part of daily life. You too may even see small specks or clouds moving through your field of vision, perhaps you have more difficulty focusing and/or your eyes just feel dry, tired and irritated. These are all symptoms that may accompany menopause. As...

January 13th, 2017

Bradley J Anderson, MD