From the Doctor’s Chair

Every week Dr. Hopkin will be sharing his wealth of information about the medicine world with you.



I have been musing more about how vast the changes coming at humans really are. If my parents were still alive, my mother and father would be 96 and 94 respectively. They grew up in Star Valley without electricity, refrigeration, indoor toilets or water (hot or cold). Most transportation in their childhood...

Fat: What is it?

Would you like to know “the skinny” on fat?? Well, then, are you in luck today! There is a lot of information about fats in the popular press these days. It is mostly accurate in so far as it goes, but it usually lacks the big picture. And the...

Our notice to Upper Valley Family Medicine patients regarding the novel Coronavirus.