Health & Fitness

Study: Youth flag football not safer (Health) 2/17 1:16P Erica Tinsley
A new study done by the University of Iowa shows flag football may not necessarily be any safer than tackle football.

‘Death sentence' at nuclear site (Health) 2/17 6:39A Susannah Frame
Dave Aardal conducted some of the most dangerous work at Hanford during his ten years of employment at the former nuclear weapons production facility. Part of his job included training on safety measures and equipment, during which he was assured...

Foods and medications that don't mix (Health) 2/17 5:56A Sonia Azad
If you take medication for high cholesterol or high blood pressure, some healthy foods may not be good for you.

How to stop dieting as a couple from ruining your relationship

The Dever Post (Fitness) 2/17 5:41A The Washington Post
By Jae Berman,  Special to The Washington Post What happens when a couple tries to lose weight together? It can be the recipe for success or a total disaster. Losing weight is difficult, and if someone feels alone during the process, lasting...

What is Tinnitus? (Health) 2/17 5:23A Allison Sylte
You might not notice it, or it could consume your day.

GOP bill would allow states to defund Planned Parenthood

The Denver Post (Healthcare) 2/16 7:20P The Associated Press
By Matthew Daly , The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The House voted Thursday to make it easier for states to deny federal family-planning funds to groups such as Planned Parenthood that also perform abortions. A rule imposed by the Obama...

GOP leaders unveil new health law outline, divisions remain

The Denver Post (Healthcare) 2/16 6:50P The Associated Press
By Alan Fram , The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Top House Republicans unveiled a rough sketch of a massive health care overhaul to rank-and-file lawmakers Thursday, but a lack of detail, cost estimates and GOP unity left unresolved the problem...

‘Bat Princess’ Saves The Day At Denver Office Building

CBS Denver (Health) 2/16 11:25A Health – CBS Denver
By Dillon Thomas DENVER (CBS4) With the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation , a young girl in Denver had her fantasy come to life on Thursday. Six-year-old Olivia Gant was diagnosed with...

UCHealth to build center in Cherry Creek (Health) 2/16 4:34A
UCHealth will open a comprehensive health-care facility in Cherry Creek that brings services like primary care and ambulatory surgery to a growing Denver neighborhood that does not have an abundance of health-care facilities.

Who would you let pull your teeth? (Health) 2/16 3:08A
Need a tooth pulled or a cavity filled? Forget the dentist. An increasing number of states are allowing or considering letting "dental therapists," professionals with a lower level of training, do the job.

Anthem judge blocks Cigna from scuttling $48 billion deal

The Denver Post (Healthcare) 2/15 6:04P Bloomberg News
By Jef Feeley and David McLaughlin,   Bloomberg News Anthem won a court ruling temporarily blocking Cigna from scuttling a $48 billion merger between the health insurers. Delaware Chancery Court Judge Travis Laster concluded Wednesday Cigna...

Research center holding conference (Health) 2/15 10:59A
Known as one of the premier diabetic research facilities in the country, the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes in Aurora is shifting its focus toward education, hosting a first-time conference for patients and physicians in early March.
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