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You've probably heard it before: If you want to slim up, you should eat breakfast to kick-start your metabolism, right? Not so much, says a recent study that found no connection between the morning meal and losing weight.
The study, which was published in June in the American Journal of Clinical...
July 2 2014, 9:00 AM
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In May’s “Tangled Web” feature, we explored the science, politics, and controversy surrounding a low-THC Colorado Springs-grown strain of cannabis that appears, in some cases, to help control seizures in children with severe epilepsy.
Last week, the University of Colorado Anschutz medical...
June 30 2014, 3:00 PM
We know: Sunscreen can be a hassle. It has to be applied before you leave the house (a forethought that isn’t second nature to many of us). You have to lug it around and keep reapplying. But the extra effort is worth it: It can add years to your life. Even those who tan easily can’t...
June 26 2014, 11:45 AM
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A Colorado summer is something to be enjoyed. Why not make it your new gym? Here, just a few of the ways to join other Denverites in breaking a sweat outdoors.
Yoga: Denver Botanic Gardens
Say “Namaste” while surrounded by thousands of blooming flowers and plants. The Denver Botanic...
June 19 2014, 9:30 AM
It seems there’s no stopping Denver’s evolution into a strong bicycle community and bike-friendly city. With benefits like less-congested roads, cleaner air, and more exercise, we’re not complaining. This summer is the perfect time to commit to pedaling, but here are some things to know first....
June 11 2014, 2:00 PM
Banking services for marijuana vendors would prevent crime.
When Governor Hickenlooper signed a marijuana banking bill into law last Friday, it was a welcome step forward in regulation of the new industry—but it will probably prove to be largely symbolic.
The new law would establish credit union-style financial cooperatives for...
June 11 2014, 10:15 AM
As Thursday turned to Friday, the United States House of Representatives passed three measures that could potentially end federal intrusion into medical marijuana activities that have been legalized by individual states.
By a surprisingly wide and bipartisan vote of 219-189, the House approved...
June 2 2014, 1:20 PM
Each bridal package includes an "I Do It Dailey" tank for the bride-to-be.
While some of us are just gearing up for the summer season, others are in full-on wedding preparation mode. Whether you’re the bride-to-be, an attendee looking to build up endurance for all-night dancing at the reception, or part of the wedding party, Highland barre studio The Dailey Method...
May 14 2014, 3:10 PM