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Sexual assault hotline seeks volunteers Volunteers are sought to be Crisis Hotline advocates for Sexual Assault Services Organization, or SASO. Advocates empower and validate survivors and give...

DATE: April 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Free children’s yoga class will be Thursday A free children’s yoga class for parents and children ages 3 to 7 will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday at Pediatric Associates of Durango, 1199 Main...

DATE: April 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Alpine Hospice shows support for veterans Alpine Hospice of Durango has become a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a pioneering campaign developed by the National Hospice and Palliative Care...

DATE: April 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Compassion festival to be held in Telluride The Telluride Compassion Festival and Conference will be held July 18-22 at the Sheridan Opera House in Telluride.For the third year, Stanford University...

DATE: April 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Health department offers health services San Juan Basin Health Department’s Health Services offers appointments to cover health needs. People can call and get an appointment the next day for an...

DATE: March 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Gynecology talk to be held Wednesday Mercy Regional Medical Center will host a free community presentation on minimally invasive options for treatment of common gynecologic problems from 5:30 to 7...

DATE: March 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Health screening to be held Friday Promoviendo La Salud will host a community-health screening from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the College Plaza Laundromat, 509 East Eighth Ave. The screening...

DATE: March 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Medical interpretation forum to be held “Medical Interpretation, an Unmet Local Need” (“Interpretación Médica, una Necesidad Local no Alcanzada”) will be held from noon to 2 p.m. March 18 at the...

DATE: March 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Suicide-prevention workshop to be held Applied Suicide Intervention Skills, or ASIST, will hold a workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 14 and 15 at La Plata Electric Association, 45 Stewart...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Meat, poultry products recalled in Colorado AA Meat Products Corp. of Maywood, Calif., is recalling an undetermined amount of meat and poultry products because they may have been produced without...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Gentle Yoga class offered at St. Mark’s A Gentle Yoga class will be offered by Jennifer Kiel, certified yoga instructor, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at St. Mark’s Church, 910 East...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health

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Free yoga, massage classes available The Pediatric Associates of Durango, 1199 Main Ave., Suite 205, will hold these classes:Free children’s yoga class will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday. The...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Health