Recommendations from the Strategic Action Planning Group on Aging
Lawmakers across the state learn how Alzheimer’s disease impacts Colorado families
More than 40,000 Americans died by suicide last year. My cousin Melissa was one of them.
Arthritis – It Might Not Be What You Think
When you hear the word “arthritis,” what do you picture? For most people, the image that comes to mind is grandma having trouble with her knitting needles, or perhaps grandpa depending on a cane to walk. The majority of people associate arthritis with the elderly, because the most common type of arthritis – osteoarthritis (OA) – does generally worsen with age.
Have you ever seen someone wearing gloves on a warm day? Have you ever seen someone who on the outside looks healthy but seems to struggle to get up from a chair or climb stairs? The answer may be scleroderma.
Colorado’s House of Representatives last week advanced a bill aimed at addressing a gap in insurance coverage for breast cancer screenings that Susan G. Komen Colorado says prevents some women from getting the screening tests they need because they can’t afford the out-of-pocket costs charged for additional testing after an inconclusive mammogram result.
March is Bleeding Disorders Awareness Month
3rd Annual Chronic Disease Awareness Day: Big Success!
The CCC’s first priority is advocacy for long-term care upon a foundation of integrated home and community based services. One of those services is respite care…