The symposium at National Jewish Health will include presentations on Saturday by researchers funded by the state of Colorado to study the safety and effectiveness of marijuana as a treatment for medical conditions
NEW YORK | New York City’s Health Department wants all chain restaurants to warn customers about products that are high in salt. The department voted on Wednesday to consider the proposal at a meeting of the Board of Health that all chain restaurants add a salt-shaker-like symbol on menus next to products that contain more than […]
WORST KIND OF FAT: Scientists say there are no health benefits to trans fats, which are used in processing food and in restaurants, usually to improve texture, shelf life or flavor.
Helping Colorado’s case was a second-place ranking overall for obesity. Colorado Seniors also ranked second
in terms of staying physically active.
AURORA | Ann Cvaniga has been a lifelong learner — and at 105 years old, she’s amassed well beyond the average lifetime’s worth of knowledge and experience. The Aurora resident marked her 105th birthday on Thursday, June 4, at Garden Terrace Alzheimer’s Center in Aurora. Born in a community near Trinidad, Cvaniga was the daughter […]
Savings often get stretched for those with high housing costs into retirement.
Gov. John Hickenlooper was joined by legislators Thursday, June 4, at the Capitol as he signed HB 1033 into law.
It didn’t take long for Rich Newman to get bored with retirement. So three years in, at age 74, he started a business creating and distributing custom coloring books that serve as souvenirs to commemorate cities, businesses and events.
The agency said people should be aware of the risks of reverse mortgages, which are loans for homeowners 62 or older that must be repaid with interest and can deplete seniors’ funds.
About 10 residents of Chelsea Place, which cares for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, will work alongside the Butterfly Pavilion team to plant blanket flower, bee balm, penstemon and milkweed — all native to the area and appetizing to butterflies — in a raised bed in the community’s courtyard.