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‘Walk with a Doc’ hits its stride

‘Walk with a Doc’ hits its stride

0 / August 4, 2013 8:00 AM

Walk with a Doc is a national program that’s caught fire in Colorado — from Denver to Grand Junction to Pueblo to Fort Collins to Greeley. National Jewish Health’s Dr. Andrew Freeman is just one who is organizing outings to walk with his patients, providing healthy living tips while getting some exercise

Targeting the 1 percent club

Targeting the 1 percent club

2 / June 16, 2013 7:00 AM

Rebecca Yanes recently made repeated trips to the hospital emergency room. She exemplifies how one percent of the U.S. population eats up 30 percent of the money feeding the country’s healthcare system. It’s a trend some health professionals are working to eliminate

Nursing in high demand, but jobs scarce

Nursing in high demand, but jobs scarce

1 / February 15, 2013 5:00 PM

Three years ago, Sara Chapman left a career in mechanical engineering to follow her heart. Nursing was not only her passion, it seemed like a smart move: There was a nursing shortage. Turns out, most employers also want experience — putting Chapman and other new grads in a bind

Many obese Coloradans don’t recognize they’ve tipped that scale

Many obese Coloradans don’t recognize they’ve tipped that scale

1 / October 4, 2011 11:55 AM

Maggie Murphy had struggled with her weight for years, but never really understood how serious her problem was until last January. That’s when a doctor looked at her 5’5, 187-pound frame and declared her clinically obese

Shortage of family doctors in Colorado intensifies

Shortage of family doctors in Colorado intensifies

1 / June 26, 2011 12:15 AM

Colorado doesn’t have enough primary care physicians. And the shortage is expected to worsen in coming years.

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