Longtime Steamboat Springs High School bookkeeper Denise Pearson is remaining hopeful after starting a new round of chemotherapy this week to fight recently diagnosed leukemia.
In the course of just a couple of months in fall 2014, Tania Stoehr learned she had breast cancer, underwent a double mastectomy and started chemotherapy treatment.
Proposition 106 asks voters whether to create the “Colorado End-of-Life Options Act,” which would be the state’s version of similar “Death with Dignity” legislation already passed in Oregon, Washington, Vermont, Montana and California.
Amendment 69 outlines a financing plan for a proposed statewide health care system called ColoradoCare.
Proponents of Amendment 69, a plan to create a single-payer health care system in Colorado, claim that 80 percent of Coloradoans could save healthcare costs under ColoradoCare.
Serve this sweet and savory side as the perfect addition to any hearty fall meal.
Mammograms have changed through the past few decades — for the better.
Northwest Colorado Health will host Say Boo to the Flu clinics 3:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25 at South Routt Elementary School and 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26 at Northwest Colorado Health in Steamboat Springs.
Local parents took their knowledge about illegal drugs to a higher level Wednesday during a meeting with local law enforcement.
If you’ve been putting off getting an annual mammogram, you might want to think again: every year, mammograms help detect cancers earlier, while they’re easier to treat.
Pesto bean soup
The United Nations declared 2016 the International Year of Pulses to increase awareness of the nutritional benefits and sustainability of growing and eating dry peas, lentils, dry beans and chickpeas — otherwise known as pulses.
Northwest Colorado is a carnivore’s paradise, with high-quality beef, lamb, pork and buffalo available directly from field to table, but this time of year, another type of meat is making its way into the freezer — venison.
Northwest Colorado Health is holding a drop-in flu clinic 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12 at Mountain Valley Bank, 2201 Curve Plaza.
Steamboat Springs company Talon Grips, the maker of specially designed gun handle grips, is holding a fundraiser Wednesday to raise money for employee Kevin Kolvereid, who is battling brain cancer.