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Merlinda Lucas, American Furniture Warehouse

Patient becomes first at Sky Ridge to undergo PFO-closure procedure

by Debra Melani | Photos by John Menchaca

After their patient was stabilized and recovering from a stroke, doctors at Sky Ridge Medical Center delved deeper, seeking to answer the question: Why?

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Jake Jabs American Furniture Warehouse

Quick response, new treatment offers Sky Ridge stroke patient brighter future

by Debra Melani | Photos by John Menchaca

Merlinda Lucas, a 47-year-old Brighton resident, was treated at Sky Ridge Medical Center this summer for a stroke. Because her story is unusual, and because she was the first patient to undergo a special treatment at Sky Ridge that should dramatically reduce her chances of having a repeat stroke,...

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Colorectal Cancer Increasing in Young Adults

Colorectal Cancer Increasing in Young Adults

by Jennifer L.W. Fink

According to the National Cancer Institute, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Fortunately, colorectal cancer is also relatively easy to detect and treat. Medical studies suggest that using a colonoscopy to screen for colorectal cancer can reduce...

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Daylene Wilson

Luke Kellerman: The Man Who Inspired the Denver Broncos Campaign and Raised Awareness of Colorectal Cancer

by Andrea Juarez

The image of a bronco is strong and resolute. It’s befitting of the “Fight Like A Bronco” campaign that was launched by the Denver Broncos in 2016 to help raise cancer awareness.

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MEET THE DOCTOR: STEVEN J. MORGAN, MD

by Jeannette Moninger

Board-certified orthopedic trauma surgeon with OrthoONE at Swedish Medical Center

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Colorado Women and Heart Attacks

Women and Heart Attacks

by Andrea Juarez

For women, symptoms can be more than chest pain

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Adult immunization recommendations

by Maribeth Neelis

A survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that many adults fail to get important vaccinations, often times because they don’t even know they exist. Adult immunization recommendations can be complicated, because factors like job, travel and chronic conditions may increase...

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Darcy Piceu, Frank Shorter, Clare Gallagher

Run for Decades

by Morgan Tilton | photos by Mark Woolcott

Three professional runners share advice on training, motivation and minimizing injuries

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Brad Feld

Brad Feld’s Village

by Sarah Protzman Howlett | photos by Mark Woolcott

Colorado Entrepreneur’s Take on Coping with Depression

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Endometriosis

Could It Be Endometriosis?

by Jennifer L.W. Fink

Reporting Pain is First Step Toward Minimizing Suffering and Improving Fertility

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