Health

Fourth generation Denverite starts #NailOvarianCancer Awareness Campaign after losing mother and cousin to the disease

September  is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month  Even among rooted, fourth generation Denver families, the Blue-McClintock family stands out for its closeness.  Lindsey (Blue) McClintock’s father and grandmother both graduated from South High School, and McClintock and her husband, Matt, decided to purchase a home in the same Cherry Creek neighborhood in which she grew …

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State will lower income tax and pay primary care providers to increase COVID-19 vaccination rate

BY FREDA MIKLINGOVERNMENTAL REPORTER At a press conference on September 2, Governor Jared Polis announced that, “Primary care providers (PCP) can receive grant funding ranging from up to $60,000 to up to $120,000 depending on practice size for supporting COVID-19 vaccination and discussing the benefits and risks of COVID-19 vaccine between doctor and patient. Applications …

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Tri-County Health ends the debate on masks while the virus just won’t go away

BY FREDA MIKLINGOVERNMENTAL REPORTER As of August 31, 796 Coloradans were hospitalized with COVID-19, virtually all of whom had the Delta variant and were unvaccinated. Statewide, 82 percent of acute care hospital beds were in use. According to the latest data available, in the Tri-County Health Department area, COVID-19 positivity rates ranged from 7% to …

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Cell contents prove what heals

NUTRITION FACT #6 in my article titled, “Taking Vitamins or Nutritional Drugs?  The 3 Ways Supplements are Made,” The Villager, 05/27/21, states, “ONLY Sufficient and Pure Air, Water, Whole Foods and Whole Food Supplements Provide the Nutrients the Body Requires to Live, Heal, Maintain Health and Prevent Disease.” THE SCIENTIFIC PROOF of Nutrition Fact #6 …

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Governor Polis urges hesitant Coloradans to get vaccinated

BY FREDA MIKLINGOVERNMENTAL REPORTER At a press conference on August 2, Governor Polis said that COVID-19 case number and hospitalization numbers were going up in Colorado, just as they are around the country. Announcing that there are 358 people currently hospitalized with the virus in our state, compared to about 275 last week, the governor …

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DA Kellner launches diversion program to address adult addiction

Eighteenth Judicial District Attorney John Kellner announces a new pilot program to keep some adults charged with drug possession out of the criminal justice system and instead get them into substance abuse counseling. “There is no question that too many people in our community struggle with addiction issues. Rather than see them in and out …

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