The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association recommends people planning travel to Mexico, the Caribbean and Central America receive a Hepatitis A vaccination.
Grand Futures Prevention Coalition will see a leadership change this spring, when current Routt County Program Director Kate Elkins steps down and Grand County program director Megan McCord takes her place.
Everyone needs a little boost now and then, but some health experts have raised concerns about the possible dangers of energy drinks.
Don’t give up on those New Year’s resolutions to improve your health, wellness and fitness. It takes more than 90 days to develop a new habit.
When it comes to eating the recommended nine to 11 servings (4.5 to 5.5 cups) of fruits and vegetables each day, Routt County is way behind, according to data collected by LiveWell Northwest Colorado.
A recipe for cinnamon oat pancakes adapted from the "Best of Simply Colorado" cookbook.
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and an important time to understand that while colorectal cancer is the number two cause of cancer deaths in the U.S., the disease is preventable, as well as treatable, when detected early.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is offering a Well Body class, noon to 1 p.m. Mondays, Feb. 23 through March 30.
Karen Massey shares her recipe for black bean dip with a kick.
Considered the most contagious virus today, measles can live on a surface or in the air for up to two hours. That fact highlights the importance of being vaccinated for the virus
A substance abuse treatment center called The Foundry could open as early as May on Highway 131 southeast of Steamboat.
A series of follow-up protocol for patients getting discharged from Yampa Valley Medical Center is putting the hospital on course to have zero preventable patient harm.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association has multiple options available to help smokers and smokeless tobacco users address complex factors of nicotine addiction that make quitting very difficult.
Animal-assisted therapy organization Heeling Friends will hold its spring recruit next week, and the group is seeking new animal-owner therapy teams to serve locally.
When naturopathic doctor Grace Calihan meets a patient suffering from a particular condition or ailment, she weighs the options of conventional and alternative medicine.