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Possible contamination of water supply at Water World leads to health warning
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FEDERAL HEIGHTS, Colo. — The Tri-County Health Department said untreated water at Water World might have affected drinking fountains and been used to make ice, drinks and food at concession stands on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The water contamination might have happened because of a power outage and subsequent repair of a broken valve that […]

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What The Color of Your Urine Says About Your Health
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Has your urine been darker than usual? It may indicate simple dehydration, but a change in pee color… The post What The Color of Your Urine Says About Your Health appeared first on Paleo Blog.

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55 Colorado stores issued warnings or fined for selling e-cigarettes to minors
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WASHINGTON — U.S. health officials are sounding the alarm about teenage use of e-cigarettes, calling the problem an “epidemic” and ordering manufacturers to reverse the trend or risk having their flavored vaping products pulled from the market. The warning from the Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday cited recent data pointing to a sharp rise […]

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Weekend Link Love — Edition 525
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Research of the Week Introducing treadmill workstations to an office resulted in a smaller than expected but still significant increase in total walking time. Going into a soccer match with mild dehydration causes a big spike in cortisol after the game. Microscopic flowers of titanium dioxide degrade BPA. Falling in love has a massive effect […]

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Evergreen Lake expected to open to ice skating Friday
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EVERGREEN — The ice skating rink on Evergreen Lake could open as soon as Friday, according to the Evergreen Park & Recreation District (EPRD). Employees are flooding the rink with water to increase the thickness of the ice to be around 12 inches. EPRD said it can’t use machinery, like the Zamboni, until the ice […]

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CDC: This year’s flu shot is less than 50 percent effective in preventing infection
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ATLANTA — Don’t let your guard down: The U.S. flu season is expected to continue for several more weeks, with activity across the nation now elevated, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday. A flu shot is still recommended for those who have neglected to get one, but the CDC estimated this year’s vaccine’s […]

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Copper Mountain has a free snowcat. Here’s what you need to know about it.
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While queued up for the snowcat at the bottom of Copper Mountain’s Copper Bowl, I fielded a lot of questions. I could answer the basic ones, like, “What is this line for?” (The Tucker Mountain Snowcat giving skiers and boarders a ride to expert terrain), “When does it run” (10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fridays […]

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