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Monday Medical: Osteoporosis: a silent disease
Monday, October 20, 2014
Monday Medical: Talk Highlights Cancer-Preventing Foods
Monday, October 13, 2014
There is no shortage of research linking good nutrition to cancer prevention. Study results, which vary widely in their focus, can be overwhelming and confusing, especially when reduced to sound bites.
Take Health Literacy Into Your Own Hands
Monday, October 06, 2014
It is estimated that more than one-third of adults have basic or below basic health literacy. So what exactly is health literacy? It goes beyond just being up-to-date on the latest health information.
Monday Medical: Diabetes Eye Screenings Critical
Monday, September 29, 2014
Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness among adults in the U.S., but as with many serious complications of the disease, that doesn’t have to be the case.
Portal Empowers Patients
Monday, September 22, 2014
Patient portals, which allow patients to securely access their medical records online, are taking a big bite out of that burden.
Health and Safety Fair a Family Affair
Monday, September 15, 2014
The Family Health and Safety Fair at Yampa Valley Medical Center on Saturday will have new additions, including a free pancake breakfast.
Sepsis Awareness is Crucial
Monday, September 08, 2014
Sepsis is a leading cause of death in the U.S, yet many people have not heard of it or do not fully understand the seriousness of this condition.
Pack Well, Eat Well
Monday, September 01, 2014
Lunch should be a nutrient-rich meal to fuel children’s brains and bodies for the afternoon so they can concentrate in the classroom and have energy for sports activities.
Understanding Breast Cancer Screenings
Monday, August 25, 2014
Breast health specialists and staff at the center work hard to provide comfortable and efficient services – including same-day screening results – but ensuring breast health can take time and diligence, which can be stressful for patients.
Backpack Safety Is Important
Monday, August 18, 2014
Carrying backpacks that are too heavy, ill-fitting, the wrong size or worn incorrectly can cause aching backs and shoulders, stooped posture, spine problems, weakened muscles and tingling/numbness in the neck, arms and hands.
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