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Heart Safe La Plata to offer classes Heart Safe La Plata will offer an Adult CPR/AED training from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursday. The cost is $50 for a two-year certification.CPR for the Healthcare...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Weekly yoga classes held at retreat Rocky Mountain Retreat will hold these yoga classes in front of the cafe at 848 East Third Ave.:Hatha flow with Tricia will be held from 10 to 11:15 a.m....

DATE: Sept. 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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$15 pneumonia shots to be available Low-cost pneumonia shots are available for a limited time at San Juan Basin Health Department’s immunization clinic. People more likely to become ill with...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Hike MS event to be held Saturday Hike MS Durango will be held Saturday at Durango Mountain Resort. A leisurely two-mile hike, an advanced five-mile Blue Route or a 10-mile Black Diamond Route will...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Cancer Support Group to meet Wednesday The Cancer Support Group will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Durango Cancer Center Conference Room, 1 Mercado St., Suite 100. The guest speaker,...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Mercy to offer care planning talks Kip Boyd, chief medical officer at Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Jennifer Ballentine, executive director of Life Quality Institute and co-chairwoman of the...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Gentle yoga classes available Gentle yoga class with Jennifer Kiel, certified yoga instructor, will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 910 East...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Durango library to hold women’s health series The Durango Public Library will begin its Women’s Health Lecture Series from 7 to 8 p.m. Aug. 17 at the library, 1900 East Third Ave., with “Hormone...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Pediatric Associates offers free classes Pediatric Associates of Durango, 1199 Main Ave., Suite 205, will hold these free classes:Infant massage class for parents and children ages 2 to 6 months...

DATE: July 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Heart Safe La Plata to offer trainings Heart Safe La Plata will offer these CPR trainings: An adult CPR/AED class will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Durango Fire & Rescue Authority...

DATE: July 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Southern Ute prenatal program open The Southern Ute Montessori Early Head Start Program is accepting applications for its prenatal program. There is no charge for this service. The program provides...

DATE: July 17, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health

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Cancer Society offers UV safety tips July is UV Safety Month and the American Cancer Society is reminding people to take precautions when in the sun to protect their skin.Most skin cancers are...

DATE: July 3, 2011 | CATEGORY: Health