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Consider heart health before overeating on Super Bowl Sunday
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Buffets, endless supplies of chips and dips, junk food, beer and more – overindulging on Super Bowl Sunday can be half the fun. But Consumer Reports says it’s best to avoid overeating if you have underlying heart disease, hypertension or high cholesterol. Why? Some evidence suggests a single bout of overeating a big meal can […]

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Tips to keep your Super Bowl party flu-free
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\ Crews at US bank stadium in Minneapolis are getting ready for thousands of New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles fans to arrive. They’re busy disinfecting every surface of the stadium but whether you are going to the game, attending a Super Bowl party or watching at a bar, Kim Posey has some tips for […]

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2018 Ride The Rockies: This year’s route, registration info and more details announced
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Colorado cyclists, grab your bikes and start pedaling — your Rocky Mountain summer adventure is around the corner. On Saturday, the Denver Post Ride the Rockies bicycle tour, presented by Flexential, announced the route for its 2018 tour, beginning June 9 and ending June 15. This year’s ride will be a loop, kicking off in Breckenridge […]

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U.S. officials seek packaging fix for diarrhea-drug abuse
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WASHINGTON — U.S. health regulators on Tuesday asked makers of popular anti-diarrhea drugs to sell their medications in smaller amounts to make them harder to abuse. The request comes amid a spike in overdoses from large doses of the over-the-counter drugs, which contain a small amount of an opioid. The Food and Drug Administration wants […]

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Arapahoe County awards four projects nearly $1M in parks grants
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The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners awarded $906,500 in grants to four recreational projects across the county in late 2017: • $300,000 to the city of Aurora for lighting upgrades at the Olympic Ballfield Complex; • $182,000 to the Arapahoe Parks and Recreation District to update the Spring Creek Park playground; • $327,000 to […]

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Pre-game hot wings rated in Restaurant Report Card
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DENVER — There is a big football game this weekend, so Restaurant Report Card turns its attention to hot spots for hot wings this week. Woody’s Wings N Things and Gourmet Chinese Tri-County Health Department inspectors cited the Westminster Wings location for nine critical health code violations in November 2017. The critical mistakes included: Rodent […]

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Seven things you should not do if you have the flu
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DENVER – Getting the flu can knock you off your feet for a week. If that happens, Dr. Kristin Woodward says there are seven things you should NOT do if you have the flu. Don’t wait to call your doctor. “You want to call your doctor right away and talk about your symptoms because you […]

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