Have a great weekend and have fun (but be safe) in the snow!
50 mobile medical clinics serving 301 locations. Because every child deserves a doctor!
Great new followers makes a cold day warmer!
Medical Family Fact #13: Female physicians make significant sacrifices in order to nurture families.
Whooping cough is still spreading in Weld and Douglas Counties.
Whether you're driving or flying for Thanksgiving, here's a Turkey Day travel guide for Colorado:
Dealing with food allergies this Thanksgiving?
Lots of whopping cough cases have popped up in Larimer County. Officials still urge that CO residents get vaccinated.
Q&A: Why Colorado is cracking down on methane to improve air quality via #UpInTheAir
Congrats to SLV Health on winning 3 national awards for excellence!
Today's is the Society's Great American Smokeout! Spread the word that quitting for good will lead to a healthier America!
Three in four principals encourage others to consider Breakfast in the Classroom. New report from ,
Students taking the pledge to be tobacco free!
The county-by-county breakdown on health insurance access and coverage in Colorado:
Work/Life Balance Tip #12: Try to take a short break whenever you feel overwhelmed by work.
With 100 cases of whooping cough in CO over the last 2 weeks, health officials are urging citizens to get vaccinated.
Physical activity is not only aerobic. You should work all the major muscle groups twice a week too.
Medical Family Fact #12: Medical marriages are increasingly squeezed for time when both partners are in the workforce.
11/21 is the . Join and help a smoker you know quit.
A big salute from the Colorado Medical Society Connection to all of our veterans!
Research on health needs of female shows up to 90% experiencing and/or .
A new study finds that 42% of young smokers are lured by flavors.
All survivors should get a flu shot every year & most should also get pneumococcal shot
Colorado approved Medicaid Expansion. The expansion will allow more than 160,000 Coloradans to gain access to Medicaid.
Colorado has one of the lowest statewide smoking rates in the country. Woo hoo!
How mind and spirit influence our well-being
Thanks to , , and for the recent RTs and favorites!
It’s important to have fun on Halloween, but just as important to be safe. Some helpful trick-or-treating tips:
There's nothing wrong with having candy once in a while, especially at Halloween. The scoop on the healthiest candy:
Healthier idea: Hand out glow sticks instead of candy!
Watch Out! It's that time of year! Skip check-out lanes that display#candy Make it easy on kids so they won’t ask for sweets
Study finds childhood is associated w/ receptiveness to TV fast food advertising
The new Colorado health insurance marketplace is off to a "strong start," according to a spokesman.
Local bestselling book "State of Slim" promotes Boulder's healthy lifestyle as the way to go.
Here's a great blog post from on athletes setting health examples!
Telluride residents have launched a campaign to keep a medical center there.
Work/Life Balance Tip #11: Try to take a short break whenever you feel overwhelmed by work.
Have you read our survey of NYC school principals on how health problems interfere with learning?
Radio Disney & Anthem Blue Cross CO get fit challenge:
Autonomy, strong leadership and respect are three top drivers of physician satisfaction, according to a recent study.
There's a great video on the importance of exercise on the website. All it takes is 30 minutes a day!
Rocky Mountain National Park to reopen Saturday, says. State will pay $40,300 per day to keep park open.
Medical Family Fact #11: 42% of male physicians’ spouses have a graduate degree.
Be careful: High levels E. coli has been found in Colorado flood areas and others, according to the .
The 5 things you should know about Colorado's new health exchange, according to 9News:
Work/Life Balance Tip #10: Surround yourself with people you like and respect.
CO health exchange officials had hoped for a quiet launch, but its website was overwhelmed on the first day.
. wants Colorado to be the healthiest state. knows how to get there:
Have you heard about the 's SAVE initiative? It stands for Stop America's Violence Everywhere. More info:
A huge thank you to working with The Serving Boulder County for $38,050 in funding for flood relief assistance!
Sitting too much may shorten your lifespan. shares how to lead a more active life!
Medical Family Fact #10: The majority of physician spouses work outside the home, and 42% have a graduate degree.
The difference between men and women when it comes to heart disease
Despite flood and three fires Larimer County woman has hope via
We hope that you're staying safe from the flooding. Here are some flood-related health risks you should be aware of.
Thanks for the recent retweets and mentions , , , , and !
Our friends at have launched their new Choose Wisely Colorado campaign to encourage shared decision-making! VIDEO
17% of Coloradans lack health insurance
2 CO Springs hospitals are in the top 10 nationwide for limiting complications during + after surgery. Great job!
The Kids on Bikes initiative in Colorado Springs is promoting health, education and fun! Bike on!
Work/Life Balance Tip #9: Exercise regularly. It's recommended that adults work out for 30 minutes 5 times per week.
The is on a roll! They've started a fund to help grocers get healthy food in their stores.
Be safe out there. Colorado has reported 17 West Nile virus infections so far this summer.
RT Medicaid's muddled preventive care picture
Mom of 4 +1 on the way in needs help making a home for her family Pls share!
Healthy Places: Designing an Active Colorado - what a wonderful initiative from the !
Lung cancer pill shows promise, CU patient is beating the odds
Friedland: We can change our culture and turn the tide of what is going on in healthcare by being open, honest and discussing stress.
The Colorado's Get Movin' health challenge is a success so far - over 5,000 signed up!
Savor the summer and have a great weekend!
Health officials in CO and across the country worry e-cigarettes could start a lifelong addiction in young people.
Savor the flavor of . Buy vegetables that are in season for maximum flavor at a lower cost
Medical Family Fact #9: Self-neglect is inherent in some doctors.
Health care reform is explained in 9 minutes in this fun little video!
Make it the year you quit smoking. 877-437-6055
The American Medical Alliance awarded $1M each to 11 medical schools to transform how future docs are trained.
This summer beware of the West Nile virus, which is spreading in Colorado.
You could win a free stay in Vail and other great prizes as part of Colorado's statewide Get Movin' Challenge!
Work/Life Balance Tip #8: Consider your long-term health when you eat.
The Colorado Health Insurance Exchange was recently the recipient of a $116 million grant.
The has recognized as a disease. What do you think?
Prizes just for signing up? Yes! take the Colorado Get Movin' Challenge today
Here's a great article on why investing & saving is so important for physicians and their spouses.
Medical Family Fact #8: Doctors' personal and family time can be affected due to the unpredictable nature of the medical field.
Gov. Hickenlooper has issued a statewide challenge to be more active. There's always room for improvement!
: Quitting tobacco will be much easier if you focus on the future, not beat yourself up about your past. You are taking steps to...
RT : The Intersection of Health Services & Cmty Enviros: 8 Profiles of State-Driven Initiatives
Work/Life Balance Tip #7: Stick to your values.
Incidence of driving under the influence of marijuana growing in CO, laws against it not getting easier to enforce.
Colorado got an average grade when it came to overall health (obesity, physicial activity, smoking, etc.) in 2012.
Thanks for the recent retweets , and !
One reason to train for a biking/running race: Massages are a "crucial" part of training!
Colorado's new health exchange has created 100 jobs in Colorado Springs!
Medical Family Fact #7: A lack of ﬁrm boundaries between work and home is common for medical professionals.
The recently awarded a $500K grant to a NoCo group to address health care barriers!
Work/Life Balance Tip #6: Confront your home and workplace problems.
The AMA Alliance's Annual Meeting is just a month away! June 16-18 at Chicago's Hotel Sofitel. Go to for more info!
Medical Family Fact #6: The need to take control may color a physician's relationships with his/her spouse and children.
Lots of insurers want to participate in Colorado's new online health insurance marketplace.