Researchers found that people who slept ten hours per night or more were 30 percent more likely to die prematurely than those who slept the recommended seven to eight hours.
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Just over 30 million Americans have diabetes and nearly a fourth of them don’t know it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Another one in three Americans has prediabetes. Despite current preventive efforts, the numbers continue to climb among various racial/ethnic groups.
Daily habits like parking at the furthest parking space from your office, walking to the furthest bathroom, walking to someone’s desk to talk instead of emailing or calling on the phone, and taking the stairs are all little things that can add up to make a big difference.
The Community Diabetes Expo will be taking place at 2222 N. Nevada at the Penrose Cancer Center in Colorado Springs from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. It’s free and for anyone who has diabetes or cares for someone with diabetes, or anyone who simply wants to learn more about diabetes.
While most come with a warning that they are not recommended for children under 16, there are currently no federal laws that prohibit the sale of energy drinks to minors.
By nature, we are social creatures who need personal interaction. The more time a child spends in front of a television, the more delayed their social-emotional development can become, as gaming decreases a child’s time spent interacting with others face to face.
In his dental office, Dr. Guerra understands that his years of experience and education, his interaction with patients can all be for not, if he hasn’t surrounded himself with a staff from top to bottom that works tirelessly on education, patient care, and customer service.
Dr. Watson explains the needed staff goes beyond that of a surgery center. “What you don’t see in the background is expertise from providers such as pathologists. When we have tumors or lumps that we take out we have to have somebody help us look at those.”
UCHealth has been offering a community class, we first told you about in Your Health Family over 2 years ago called Stepping ON. Stepping ON began in Australia to teach seniors skills they may not develop on their own.
Mayfield counseling has been just one part of a total community effort that’s involved local businesses, school, churches, law enforcement and medical professionals to all address the changing social norms and struggles teens face.
This legislative session here in Colorado a new bill was passed that allows dental hygienists to apply silver diamine fluoride (SDF) under the supervision of
As part of tonight’s stand up to cancer charity telecast in this Your Healthy Family we’re talking about one of the biggest breakthroughs in breast cancer that happened a few months ago in June.
Lieutenant Lori Harrell is with the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office and is organizing, the Race For Hope. This year it’s happening on Saturday September 12th, from 8 in the morning till noon at Overdrive Raceway in Colorado Springs.
On this special day, hand surgery is offered for free, and if you qualify, it may be just the helping hand you need! Dr. Watson, Dr. Cassidy, and their group of volunteers in Colorado Springs are excited to provide this service for you on Saturday October 6th, 2018.
Here in southern Colorado like in many places the traditional dates on the calendar for seasonal allergies is shifting Dr. Daniel Soteres and his colleagues at Asthma and Allergy Associates track pollen counts at their office near downtown Colorado Springs.