Free, long-acting birth control is now available for low-income Steamboat Springs women, thanks to the efforts of the newly formed Choose When group.
This recipe is easy and makes perfect hard-cooked eggs at higher elevations.
A set of newly released annual health rankings place Routt County as the fourth highest in overall health among Colorado counties, the area’s highest ranking yet.
The arid garden of affordable health care has sprouted some promising blooms in Colorado’s mountain valleys, thanks to innovation, generosity and cooperation.
Hospital bills in the high country are higher than in metro Denver — but that’s inevitable anywhere there is a small population base, say hospital executives.
Sometimes Obamacare stories have happy endings, even in the mountain valleys of Colorado.
People in the mountain resort towns of Colorado are used to spending as much as 15 percent more for gasoline, groceries and housing. But why 50 percent or 80 percent more for health care?
Garfield County resident Heather McGregor simply can’t afford health insurance anymore, although she had it most of her life.
Northwest Colorado Health has a new parent support program in its toolbox. SafeCare Colorado is for parents and caregivers who have children age 5 and younger. The free voluntary program recently launched in Moffat County and will expand to Routt County by early summer.
Tight muscles? Some physical therapists have a new tool to address the issue: dry needling.
Slow-cooker whole-grain porridge
Every Monday, Steamboat Today publishes simple, healthy recipes in the Yampa Valley Health section through a partnership with the Colorado State University Extension office.
No, Colorado mountain resident, it’s not just your imagination. You still are paying some of the highest health care costs in the nation.
As we enter mud season and the abundance of water in the Yampa Valley begins to thaw and flow, it’s a good time to remember that water safety should be a top priority for parents whose children plan to be around water.
On Thursday, March 30, Doctors’ Day celebrates the contributions of physicians who serve our country by caring for its’ citizens.