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Oct 23, 2017

Fighting Opioid addiction isn't easy for anyone. And you don't have to fight this battle alone.

Guests Dr. Jay Bishoff, Angela Stander and Kelly Howard join Healthy Mind Matters host, Maria Shilaos, to discuss the resources available in the state of Utah.


Oct 22, 2017

From 2000 to 2014, Utah has experienced a nearly 400% increase in deaths from the misuse and abuse of prescription drugs. It's important to be vigilant stewards of prescription opioids in our homes. And when we see Opioid abuse from our friends and families, we need to have those difficult conversations.

Guests Dr. Jay...


Oct 20, 2017

How do you recognize addiction? What signs and behavior should you look for? How can you identify an addiction problem before it's too late?

Guests Dr. Jay Bishoff, Angela Stander and Kelly Howard join the program to offer insights and helpful information on how to recognize addiction in our friends and...


Oct 20, 2017

Utah is in crisis. The state's Opioid Addiction problem is shocking, even at the national level.

Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug overdoses in the U.S. has increased 137%, including a 200% increase in the rate of overdose deaths involving opioids (opioid pain relievers and heroin).

Since the 2003–2004 National...


Oct 19, 2017

Healthy Mind Matters host Maria Shilaos talks to Matt Swenson, Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist with Utah Valley Psychiatry and Counseling and Bill Holterstrom, CEO United Way of Utah County

Parents shouldn't feel like they need to fix everything or have all the answers.  He says take time to listen and understand rather...