The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association offers options for those looking to quite smoking. The VNA has counseling available to help tobacco users of all ages to quit using cigarettes or smokeless tobacco.
Janeen Johnsen and Michael Arroyo are committed blood donors. During blood drives at Yampa Valley Medical Center, the two donors together have provided enough blood to save or help more than 400 people.
An easy carrot side-dish that kids love.
As adults continue to line up to buy their first bags of recreational marijuana here in Steamboat Springs, many teenagers in Routt County quietly are wondering how this new age of pot sales could affect them.
This year’s influenza season arrived early in the Yampa Valley. Dr. Rosanne Iversen, family medicine physician at Steamboat Family Medicine, started seeing patients with the flu in December.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is hosting a series of free information sessions to answer questions about the new health insurance marketplace, Connect for Health Colorado.
A hearty and warm breakfast for cold mornings.
Approximately 12,000 American women will learn they have cervical cancer this year, and about 4,000 will die from an advanced form of the disease.
Natural Grocers will be hosting a cooking demo with Grady Turner on Jan. 20 called "Food Beginnings." The event will be held at 4:30 p.m. and is free for children ages 4 to 8, but children must be accompanied by their parents.
There's still that brand new building smell at Casey's Pond Senior Living. But the staff isn't wasting any time to innovate as it launches a new program they think will benefit many community members.
Almost every weekday, there is a volunteer at YVMC’s Community Health Resource Center to help anyone who needs information on a medical topic.
A healthy soup to warm you on a Routt County winter night.
At this time of the year, I am frequently asked for dietary advice as people strive to make the coming year the healthiest ever. While I am reluctant to recommend a one-size-fits-all diet, I do have a recommendation for those of you who want to eat healthier in 2014 — the DASH Eating Plan.
With an increase in the number of flu cases, Routt County residents are being urged to wash their hands frequently, avoid being around sick people and to get vaccinated.
Doctors at Yampa Valley Medical Center said the achievement will help to attract more patients seeking cancer treatment to the local hospital.