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Why Being a Surrogate Makes Sense

We are so thankful to our partners at Colorado Surrogacy for sharing this important information on considering surrogacy. “I just feel so lucky, and I want to share that with someone else,” says surrogate Ashley M. Does that statement sound familiar to you? Have you ever talked with a friend struggling with fertility and thought, “if […]

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Should you consider a midwife instead of OB/GYN?

We are so thankful that our partner, Adrienne Ruhf, CNM, took the time to share this important information about the differences between a midwife and OB/GYN. Many women hear the word “midwife” and think immediately of childbirth. But did you know that Certified Nurse Midwives are trained to care for women across their lifespan?  A […]

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Easter Egg Hunts in Denver

2017 Guide to Easter Egg Hunts in Denver

Who doesn't love a good Easter egg hunt? Grab your favorite Easter basket and head out to one of these egg hunts around the Denver metro area! Stapleton Egg Scramble Date: Saturday, April 8 Time: 10:00 am Children of all ages are welcome to this annual event at Runway 35. Bring your Easter basket and [...]
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Easter Events

2017 Guide to Easter Events in Denver

From breakfast with the Easter Bunny to fun runs, there's family fun for all this Easter! Don't miss these Easter events around the Denver Metro area. Broomfield’s Easter Party Date: Thursday, April 13 Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am Preregister online for this event at Broomfield Community Center. There will be Easter games, prizes, inflatables, [...]
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2017 Guide to Pictures with the Easter Bunny in Denver

The Easter Bunny has arrived in Denver! Don't miss the chance to take your children out for the time honored tradition of smiling (or crying) with the Easter Bunny. Southlands Mall 6155 S. Main Street, Aurora, CO 80016 Dates: March 27-April 15, 2017 Park Meadows Mall 8401 Park Meadows Center Dr, Lone Tree, CO 80124 Dates: March [...]
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Younger Women Can Benefit From Vaginal Therapy

We are so thankful that our partner, Kimberly K. Larson-Ohlsen, MD, took the time to share this important information about how younger women can benefit from vaginal therapy. What does it mean when the most tender of our body parts falls flat? The thinning, drying and inflammation of vaginal walls, called vaginal atrophy, that usually […]

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Breast Health: What to Do During & After Pregnancy

We are so thankful that our partner, Elizabeth Newell, MD, took the time to share this important information about breast health before and after pregnancy.For pregnant women, it can be amazing how much your body changes to prepare for the birth of your child. And while these changes are miraculous and beautiful, it’s important to […]

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A Doctor-Approved Smoothie Even the Pickiest Kids Will Love {& GIVEAWAY!}

We are so thankful that our partner, Dr. Gregory A. Buford, took the time to share a few tips about how to create an easy, tasty smoothie that’s kid-approved. Dr. Buford is also sponsoring a giveaway for a copy of his new book “Eat, Drink, Heal: The Art and Science of Surgical Nutrition”. It’s no […]

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HealthONE Denver

Calcium and Vitamin D :: Early Childhood Essentials

We are so thankful that our partner, Dr. K. Brooke Pengel, took the time to share this important information about calcium and vitamin d for young children.For young children, calcium and vitamin D are absolutely essential for healthy bones, teeth and muscles. Children from birth to age five grow very quickly, and they rapidly develop […]

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What You Should Know About Measles And Your Kid

We are so thankful that our partner, Dr. Pisespong Patamasucon, took the time to share this important information about measles. The Colorado Health Department issued a warning on January 9 of possible measles exposure in the Denver/Boulder area in late December. But, in my opinion, Denver parents should not worry too much. The measles vaccination […]

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Ask An Expert :: Pregnant and Postpartum Sleep

We are so thankful that our partner, Dr. Diane Christopher, took the time to answer these questions submitted by our community of moms regarding pregnancy and postpartum sleep. Sleep during pregnancy Q:: Should I really only sleep on my left side while pregnant – because it’s just so uncomfortable. A:: You can sleep in any […]

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