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Egg Freezing on the Rise Among Women in their 30s and 40s
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With more and more women having babies later in life, egg freezing has become increasingly popular among women in their 30s who wish to preserv their eggs for use later in life. In 2009, 475 women had their eggs frozen and in 2017 almost 11,000 women had their eggs frozen.  Women who are considering egg freezing should […]

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5 things you need to know if you ever visit Ouray Ice Park
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Chances are that you’ve heard of the Ouray Ice Park, but if you’re not already an ice climber, you may not know much about visiting it. Ouray is a small town surrounded by big mountains in adjacent national forest land. Guided backcountry skiing, soaking in the hot springs and snowshoeing are just a few of […]

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Despite a lack of natural snow, every Summit County ski area is opening new terrain this weekend
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By Taylor Sienkiewicz, Summit Daily FRISCO — On the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 13, Keystone Resort and Breckenridge Ski Area announced the opening of additional base areas and terrain for Saturday. Keystone will open the Mountain House base area and the Peru Chair. Keystone spokeswoman Loryn Roberson said more Saturday terrain might be announced Friday. Breckenridge will open its […]

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The health risks of using earbuds too often
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DENVER — Like many students at Metropolitan State University of Denver, Haylie Kouri frequently wears earbuds. She had no idea it could be a problem until she realized she was having a hard time hearing. “I was pretty much at 50 percent hearing and I couldn’t hear myself talk,” Kouri said. She was scared and […]

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Alterra buying Vermont ski area, bringing its resort count up to 15
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WARREN, Vt. — Denver’s Alterra Mountain Company says it has entered an agreement to buy Sugarbush Resort in Vermont. The purchase would increase Alterra Mountain’s total year-round mountain destinations to 15 in six states and three Canadian provinces. Alterra’s chief executive officer said Wednesday that it’s excited to expand in the Northeast. It also owns […]

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Kindness Amongst Parents on Kindness Day
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Today is Kindness Day and today our own psychotherapist, author and speaker Doctor Sheryl Ziegler shares with us some tips on how to be kind to end parent shaming.  

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Aspen Skiing Co. among those saying goodbye to ski wax, hello to Phantom
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It is one of those products that seems too good to be true — except in this case, it’s winning over hardcore skiers, snowboarders and ski-tuning experts. A new, waxless base treatment product called Phantom claims to eliminate the need to ever wax your boards again, for their lifetime. It is a one-time, permanent application. […]

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