Table of contents 5280 Health, 2012
Emotional well-being is a state of health that many of us take for granted. But even the most stable psyche can wobble from time to time. Unfortunately, accessing mental health care can be a frustrating and confusing labyrinth. Here, we give you a basic map for navigating the maze.
Drs. Jennifer McLean and Amy Brown—who live in Denver and Glenwood Springs, respectively—practice in medically underserved areas of our state. It's not what most doctors would call a choice position. They do it because they love it. But their jobs come with a fringe benefit that might make other would-be docs reconsider the waning career of general practitioner.
Finding a great dentist can be as challenging as trying to floss each night. Thankfully, we’ve done the hard part for you. 5280 teamed up with topDentists, a company that creates nationwide dentists listings, to track down Colorado’s best dentists—in eight specialties (including orthodontics!)—to keep your pearly whites, well, pearly. *And the rest of Colorado
How I finally broke through a thick skull—to make sure it remains in one piece.
Colorado-based Flight for Life, one of the world's most prestigious criticial-care transports, celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.
Denver's Eating Recovery Center's new Behavioral Hospital for Children and Adolscents is one of the few of its kind in the country.
A Denver woman faces her eating disorder—and lives to blog about it.
Experts are learning that there may be a correlation between students' grades and their health.
A Colorado health-care technology company wants you to try iTriage.
Using perioperative therapy for postoperative pain.
A Denver researcher breaks down an all-natural supplement that may keep age-related diseases at bay.
Medical marijuana is all the rage in Colorado—but does weed actually have medicinal benefits?