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Resetting the circadian clock: Shift workers might want to skip high-iron foods at night



Researchers identify role of iron in liver’s regulation of blood glucose levels

(SALT LAKE CITY)—Workers punching in for the graveyard shift may be better off not eating high-iron foods at night so they don’t disrupt the circadian clock in their livers. 776 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

I can't believe I'm moving to Utah!

I’ve been offered an incredible opportunity and will be moving to Utah on Oct 24, 2014.

The whole process of hire-to-move has been a whirlwind – all within a manner of weeks – finding a place to live has been done online through the help of friends who live in the area (even had a virtual tour provided through Face Time); change of address info on accounts and setting up new accounts in Utah has taken some urgency; and then the manner of packing: thankfully my new employer is providing for a majority of the move but I decided to save some money and pack myself. 422 more words


Dolores River Oxbow Lake

The Dolores River oxbow lake near Rio Mesa. This is where I collected my cores.

Preparing for Magnetic Susceptibility Measurements

So in cutting the core today I was able to estimate how old each section of the core is. In order to accurately separate fire events in equal intervals before running a magnetic susceptibility test it is necessary to cut the core into centimeters. 95 more words

Bird Demographics Research in Red Butte Canyon and Paleoecology Work in Rio Mesa, Utah.

As is probably evident by now, my goal is to become a successful ecologist primarily conducting research in the field. On the path towards achieving that goal I have opted to take advantage of as many research opportunities as possible. 320 more words

Booker leads Utes to win over Oregon State in overtime

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Devontae Booker carried the Utes to a double overtime win against Oregon State Thursday night.

The junior running back rushed for 229 yards on 32 carries and scored all three Utah touchdowns, including the game-winner, in the Utes 29-23 win. 144 more words


Feminist speaker criticizes Utah's campus gun laws

Utah’s campus gun laws are in the spotlight after a feminist speaker canceled a speech at Utah State University once she learned the school would allow concealed firearms despite an anonymous threat to kill her and others in a mass shooting. 644 more words