Mary Clare Fischer co-edits 5280’s Compass, Adventure, and Culture sections; writes for multiple sections of the magazine; and blogs weekly about health and wellness for 5280.com. A Michigan native, Fischer joined 5280 in 2014 after graduating from the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism.
For more than two decades, 5280 has asked physicians in the Denver area whom they would trust to treat themselves or a loved one. The following 347 doctors—in 95 specialties—were nominated by their peers this year.
Longmont's Terry Street Collective plans to offer a wellness membership, so clients can see all of their providers—including an acupuncturist, therapist, massage therapist, and aesthetician—for a reasonable price.
One of the country's few Trappist monasteries is tucked into the hills outside of Snowmass. There, a boundary-pushing monk named Father Thomas Keating helped St. Benedict's find its spiritual center and establish one of the world's longest-running interfaith conversations.