Health, Living & Technology

October 23-29 is Lead Pointing Prevention Week

October 23-29 is Lead Pointing Prevention Week

State health department offers resources to help prevent lead poisoning The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment recommends all low-income children...

Here’s to Your Mental Wellness!

Here’s to Your Mental Wellness!

Wellness News Here's to Your Mental Wellness! by Connie Brase, MA As a native of Southeast Colorado, I am very aware of the stigma regarding getting mental health...

Summit Set for School and Health Professionals

Summit Set for School and Health Professionals

The Rocky Mountain Prevention Research Center from the Colorado School of Public Health is hosting the Healthy Eaters, Lifelong Movers (HELM) Summit for school and...

LCC Nursing Announces Site Review

LCC Nursing Announces Site Review

Lamar Community College Nursing Program has announced that it will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its Associates Degree in Nursing Program by the...

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Check Their Withholding

IRS Urges Taxpayers to Check Their Withholding

New Factors Increase Importance of Mid-Year Check Up The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged taxpayers to consider a mid-year tax withholding checkup following...

Colorado Adults Remain Leanest in the Nation

Colorado Adults Remain Leanest in the Nation

By Dave Brendsel Colorado remained the leanest state in the nation in 2015, with a 20.2 percent adult obesity rate, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...