The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will offer immunizations for infants and preschool children (including those entering kindergarten) at the South Routt High School Commons Area from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association: Vaccinating on time important for keeping kids safe, healthy
Parents agree that feeding and sleep schedules are important to help keep their children healthy. The same goes for childhood immunizations. Vaccinating children on time is the best way to protect them against 14 serious and potentially deadly diseases before their second birthday.
A delicious soup for lemon lovers. Not as good for leftovers, but you won’t have leftovers anyway!
Jennifer Kerr, a physical therapist at Yampa Valley Medical Center's SportsMed, recently got designated as a board-certified clinical specialist in sports physical therapy.
As Steamboat continues to cope with tragic deaths of 2 children, local officials push child abuse prevention
Two deaths of children allegedly caused by child abuse and neglect are part of a broader issue in Routt County.
Final figures for Colorado's open-enrollment in private health insurance under the Affordable Care Act stand at about 124,000, according to state officials.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is starting the group for 12- to 15-year-olds.
Hantavirus is a serious respiratory disease carried by deer mice (brown on top and white underneath with large ears). Steamboat residents should be careful when doing spring cleaning and before opening up cabins, buildings, sheds and barns. People can become infected when you inhale dirt and dust contaminated with deer mice droppings.
Use this method for preparing hard-boiled eggs when you live above 5,000 feet.
I love hard-boiled eggs, but the only time I think of making them is around Easter time. A bowl of hard-cooked eggs can be an easy and healthy part of any meal.
Occupational Therapy — you may have heard of it, but do you actually know what it is? Occupational therapists are an integral member of a rehabilitation team. In honor of Occupational Therapy Month, we thought we would shed some light on this lesser-known profession.
For a second consecutive year, Routt County’s Twentymile Coal Co. has received its parent company’s top award for safety.
A Steamboat Community Blood Drive will be held from 12:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Yampa Valley Medical Center.
One of the easiest tools that can be used to ensure a healthier diet is the Nutrition Facts label found on every product.
Serve with a roll and salad for a cozy meal at home.