HEALTH http://kvnf.org en Obamacare Subsidies Rulings Don't Affect Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/obamacare-subsidies-rulings-dont-affect-colorado <p>Two contradictory rulings on Obamacare subsidies don’t affect the Colorado insurance marketplace.</p><p>Politico reports one of the U.S. Court of Appeals rulings upholds the subsidies while the other strikes them down for millions of Americans who get coverage under the federal health exchange.</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:09:03 +0000 Laura Palmisano 29231 at http://kvnf.org Fruit Recalled at City Market & King Soopers Over Listeria Concern http://kvnf.org/post/fruit-recalled-city-market-king-soopers-over-listeria-concern <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">A <a href="http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm405943.htm">food safety recal</a>l has been issued for certain produce sold at City Market and other King </span>Soopers<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;"> out of fear the fruit could be contaminated with Listeria.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:53:32 +0000 Laura Palmisano 29227 at http://kvnf.org Fruit Recalled at City Market & King Soopers Over Listeria Concern Health Costs of Oil and Gas Drilling Discussed http://kvnf.org/post/health-costs-oil-and-gas-drilling-discussed <p>Wednesday night, the Grand Valley Citizen’s Alliance held a meeting in Parachute.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:03:07 +0000 Jake Ryan 28043 at http://kvnf.org Mosquitoes In Five Colorado Counties Test Positive For West Nile http://kvnf.org/post/mosquitoes-five-colorado-counties-test-positive-west-nile <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">The Colorado Department of Public Health said mosquitoes testing positive for the West Nile virus have been found in Delta, Mesa, Adams, Boulder and Weld counties.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:59:04 +0000 Laura Palmisano 27602 at http://kvnf.org Mosquitoes In Five Colorado Counties Test Positive For West Nile Local Motion: The Anti-Vaccine Movement in Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-anti-vaccine-movement-colorado <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Trading Post in </span>Paonia<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the kind of place you might expect to meet people who don’t vaccinate their kids. There’s bulk quinoa on the shelves, local potatoes in baskets and all sorts of sugar and wheat free goodies for sale near the cash register. The whole place has a decidedly crunchy, alternative vibe, and that extends to medicine. The last time I went there, the first three people I talked to told me they didn’t vaccinate their children.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 21:27:20 +0000 Emily Guerin 26279 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: The Anti-Vaccine Movement in Colorado The High Cost Of Untreated Mental Illness http://kvnf.org/post/high-cost-untreated-mental-illness Untreated mental illness is a growing problem in Colorado – with one out of every four adults likely to experience some degree of mental illness in any given year. That has a high cost in Colorado, not only from a public health perspective but also from a financial standpoint.<p> Tue, 13 May 2014 16:35:07 +0000 Erin OToole 25933 at http://kvnf.org The High Cost Of Untreated Mental Illness Local Motion: Jeff Basinger of Western Colorado AIDS Project http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-jeff-basinger-western-colorado-aids-project <p>KVNF's Amber McDaniel speaks with Jeff Basinger&nbsp; the director of the Western Colorado AIDS project which provides resources for persons living with AIDS/HIV in western Colorado.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:17:33 +0000 Ali Lightfoot 24739 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Jeff Basinger of Western Colorado AIDS Project Local Motion: Connect for Health Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-connect-health-colorado <p>KVNF's Ali Lightfoot explores her options for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act with Maria Forster at Connect for Health Colorado.</p><p>We also spoke with <a href="http://www.inewsnetwork.org/">I-News Network</a> reporter Kristin Jones about a recent statewide survey looking at the <a href="http://www.inewsnetwork.org/posts/state-survey-highlights-disparities-in-medical-care/">state of healthcare in Colorado.</a></p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 20:29:10 +0000 Ali Lightfoot 18201 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Connect for Health Colorado Pass the Mic: Interview with volunteer EMT, Linda Kiser http://kvnf.org/post/pass-mic-interview-volunteer-emt-linda-kiser <p>Healthcare reporter, Noah McDaniel interviews North Fork Ambulance Association EMT, Linda Kiser.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:39:27 +0000 Ali Lightfoot 17112 at http://kvnf.org Pass the Mic: Interview with volunteer EMT, Linda Kiser The Mystic's Almanac - Chasing Destiny http://kvnf.org/post/mystics-almanac-chasing-destiny <p>Am I creating my destiny or chasing it? Sun, 13 Jan 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Dr. Judith Boice & dr 5158 at http://kvnf.org The Mystic's Almanac - Chasing Destiny