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Arts and Entertainment reporter attends first yoga festival held in Steamboat Springs

This weekend was the inaugural Steamboat Movement Fest which brought a sense of ease and enlightenment to the community of attendees through a wide variety of classes and events offered at the Steamboat Grand.

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Study: Consumers still find sunscreen labels confusing

Though its been more than two years since the United States Food and Drug Administration rewrote the rules on sunscreen labeling, many consumers are still confused at what the numbers and letters on bottles mean.

Health briefs: Counselor will hold one-day mindfulness retreat

Marchele McCarthy, licensed professional counselor, will hold a one-day mindfulness retreat to rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit.

Focus on Fitness: Safety is the number one priority

At Old Town Hot Springs, safety is our number-one priority. We teach Red Cross swim lessons and base our privates on Red Cross standards. The Red Cross program not only teaches kids proper swim technique, but also emphasizes how to be safe in and around the water.

Monday Medical: Help prevent the spread of superbugs

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are on the rise, and Yampa Valley Medical Center is responding vigilantly and proactively.

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The inaugural Steamboat Movement Fest will take place this weekend

This weekend, the inaugural Steamboat Movement Fest will feature a transformative experience of yoga, live music and outdoor adventure while showcasing Steamboat’s talented community of yoga teachers, musicians and artists.

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Relay for Life kicks off Friday to support cancer patients, research

After raising $32,699 for cancer research last year, Relay for Life of Steamboat Springs returns at 6 p.m. Friday to the Steamboat Springs High School.

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Casey's Pond focuses on fresh, local food in dining room

Casey’s Pond senior living community is integrating more fresh, local foods into its dining menu as part of a new partnership with food and dining management company Unidine.

Monday Medical: Acupuncture: an effective treatment for PTSD

Acupuncture can prove an effective treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.

VNA: Be aware of wild animal diseases

Hantavirus, tularemia, and plague, though rare, there have been more cases of these life-threatening diseases than usual in Colorado. All three involve exposure to animals, such as rodents and rabbits. Recent cases have not been reported in Routt or Moffat counties, but some have occurred in nearby areas.

Health briefs: Blood drive planned at YVMC

Bonfils blood center will hold a blood drive from 12:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 at Yampa Valley Medical Center, 1024 Central Park Drive, Steamboat Springs.

YVMC selects general contractor for big expansion project

The hospital on Monday announced it has selected Haselden Construction as general contractor for the $14.5 million expansion and renovation project that is scheduled to begin this summer.

Monday Medical: Summer can be pink, too

Summer is a good time for women to schedule their annual mammograms.

Healthy recipe: Light Key Lime pie

Recipe offers a lighter take on a popular dessert.

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The Foundry's outpatient addiction recovery office now open

An outpatient facility providing 90-day and 16-week alcohol and drug addiction treatment opened its doors in Steamboat Springs last week and is now accepting new participants.