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Free thyroid assessments offered to public

Nancy Utter, a naturopathic practitioner, will offer a free thyroid gland assessment clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at Durango Natural Medicine, 117 County Road 250. The thyroid...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

San Juan medical center to offer free balance classes

San Juan Regional Medical Center will offer a free fall-prevention program, “Matter of Balance,” during October and November in the Personal Reverence Room at the Center for Workforce Excellence,...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Amia offers social visits for seniors in Southwest Colorado

In an effort to combat elder isolation, seniors in Southwest Colorado have been offered free social visits through services provided by Amia: Friends for Elders. The San Juan Basin Area Agency on...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Low-cost health insurance enrollment begins Nov. 1

The open enrollment period for Connect for Health Colorado, a low-cost health insurance program, is from Nov. 1 to Jan. 12. During open enrollment, almost all legal United States and Colorado...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Durango Public Library to host Advance Care Planning workshop

Community Health Action Coalition will hold a free workshop about Advance Care Planning from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 14 at Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. Advance Care Planning refers...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Heart Safe La Plata to offer September classes

Heart Safe La Plata, a local nonprofit, will hold three classes in September at Durango Fire and Rescue Station 1, 142 Sheppard Drive: Sept. 6, a basic first-aid class will be held at 3 p.m. and an...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy named in best state hospitals for nurses list

Mercy Regional Medical Center was recently named as one of the best Colorado hospitals for nurses on www.nurse.org , a career website for nurses. For the past two years, Nurse.org collected more...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Durango Natural Medicine to offer free PMS clinic

A free clinic for women who suffer from symptoms of premenstrual syndrome will be offered from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at Durango Natural Medicine, 117 County Road 250. The clinic will...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Heart Safe La Plata to host first-aid, CPR classes

Heart Safe La Plata, a local nonprofit, will hold a basic first-aid class at 3 p.m. and an adult CPR class at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, at Durango Fire and Rescue Station 1, 142 Sheppard Drive. A...

DATE: July 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Community discussion to address death, dying

Hospice of Mercy, Four Corners Health Care, Cottonwood Inn Rehab, Sunshine Gardens and the Community Health Action Coalition will offer a free community discussion about death and dying, “Talking...

DATE: July 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Hand therapist to discuss how to manage arthritis

Mary Oswald, a hand therapist at San Juan Hand Therapy, will give a free talk called “Nonsurgical Management of Arthritis in the Hands” from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 27, at Durango Public...

DATE: July 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

Mercy to offer nutrition class for expecting mothers

A free nutrition class for expecting mothers, “Eating for Two: Healthy Nutrition for Moms-to-Be,” will be offered from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 26, at Mercy Regional Medical Center, 1010 Three...

DATE: July 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Health

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