A new report shows how the legalization of recreational marijuana has brought more people to emergency rooms for complications from the drug than before, particularly in Routt County.
We’ve all heard it before — washing off makeup before bed keeps your skin fresh and healthy, but do we know what happens to our skin when we don’t wash our face at night?
Have you considered cross-training? Cross-training involves incorporating different types of exercises such as walking, swimming, biking, or resistance training into your fitness routine. Cross-training can lead to workouts that are more fun and beneficial.
For over 40 years this Craig man cared for people from cradle to grave. An exhibit at the Museum of Northwest Colorado that opened in May of 2014 commemorates the lifework of Dr. Elmer P. Monahan, Jr.
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Annual lab work is a good way to receive a snapshot of your current health.
When Janet Panebaker thinks of hospice, she thinks of friendship. As a hospice volunteer, Panebaker will do anything she can to help out a patient or family – household chores, grocery shopping, errands. Mostly though, she just listens.
The Memorial Hospital will reap approximately $1.2 million in annual savings after it closes on a $37.6 million loan refinance with the United States Department of Agriculture this month.
Popcorn is a convenient, healthy and filling food that you can you can snack on without feeling guilty. A typical serving is 3 cups, popped. This provides 5 grams fiber, 4 grams protein, ample amount of B vitamins and minerals and some iron. To top it off, this whole grain only provides about 100 calories per 3 cup serving.
Stretching is just as important as exercise in your daily workout routine. Stretching those just-worked muscles can increase blood flow, improve athletic performance and decrease risk of injury.
If you’ve hit a milestone or are approaching one, it’s time to think about health screens. A little prevention can help ward off common health threats, including heart disease, diabetes and cancer.
Travelers preparing for a trip to warmer climates should add a visit to a physician as part of their departure check list.
Two new board members and one returning board member were welcomed to The Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees on Thursday night during the February monthly meeting.
Access to health care is set to become more convenient for mothers, babies and their doctors when remodeling at The Memorial Hospital at Craig is completed.
Cancer isn’t a part of most love stories, but when one Craig couple were confronted with the illness they didn’t let it stop them from dancing.