Health, Living & Technology

West Nile Virus Risk Continues in Colorado

West Nile Virus Risk Continues in Colorado

As summer draws to a close, the state health department is reminding Coloradans to continue protecting themselves from mosquito bites to avoid the West Nile virus....

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Interventions can be the difference between life and death for a drug addict or an alcoholic. Not every person in need of rehab is going to initially jump at the...

Preparing your Business for Disaster

Preparing your Business for Disaster

Colorado has faced its share of disasters. In the last few years we have seen fires, floods and major weather storms. How many businesses were lost to those who were...

August is Immunization Awareness Month

August is Immunization Awareness Month

Every year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recognize August as National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM).  This effort becomes of great...

Reported Rabies Cases on the Rise in Colorado

Reported Rabies Cases on the Rise in Colorado

Earlier this week the Colorado Department of Agriculture Animal Health Division sent out a release indicating that the number of reported rabies cases in Colorado...

Tips to Prevent Heatstroke

Tips to Prevent Heatstroke

Did you know that an average of 675 deaths from extreme heat events occur each year in the United States? Extremely high or unusually hot temperatures can affect...

AARP Says Beware of Emergency Scams

AARP Says Beware of Emergency Scams

Scammers may pose as relatives or friends, calling or sending messages to urge you to wire money immediately. They'll say they need cash to help with an emergency -...