When it comes to breastfeeding, there’s a long list of benefits for both babies and moms. But sometimes, getting the hang of it can be a challenge.
An expansion of the only psychiatric hospital between Denver and Salt Lake City, Utah, could help alleviate the mental health woes in Routt County and other communities in western Colorado.
The new owner of a building slated to become a freestanding emergency room at the intersection of South Lincoln Avenue and Mid Valley Drive said the business would offer competitive rates and employ Steamboat Springs-based doctors and staff.
Maple-glazed acorn squash
Committing to a healthier lifestyle through exercise is perhaps the most widely accepted New Year’s resolution, however, the dedication many show in January often falls to the wayside in a matter of weeks.
February 3 is National Wear Red Day, raising awareness of heart disease in women. Women can drop in for a free cardiovascular and diabetes screening 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3 at Northwest Colorado Health.
When the Jan Bishop Cancer Center opens today, patients will see their desires are now realities.
Steamboat Springs’ animal-assisted therapy organization Heeling Friends is seeking new person-and-pet duos to provide therapy in a variety of settings in Routt County.
A fundraiser will be held Thursday for Navy veteran Rich Van De Carr, a longtime Steamboat Springs resident who is working to pay off medical bills.
This side dish gives carrots a whole new taste.
Nurse practitioners are a critical part of the health care team, providing many of the same services as doctors. In Colorado, that includes conducting well visits, seeing sick patients, ordering labs and diagnostics, interpreting results and more.
At one time, cervical cancer was the leading cause of cancer death in women. Now, it is one of the most preventable forms of cancer and, if found early, one of the most successfully treated.
Researcher Dr. Rachel Hardeman believes structural racism is directly linked to many health inequities among different races and groups of people in the United States.
Flu shots are available by appointment at Northwest Colorado Health, 940 Central Park Dr., Suite 101.
Things have changed, but when Pat Carney steps down at executive director of the Old Town Hot Springs, her spirit and commitment will carry on.