What do your 9Health Fair results mean? We asked the experts!

If you attended a 9Health Fair this spring, you may be asking yourself, “What do my results mean?” Your lab results measure and tell you the amount of certain key elements that are critical to the appropriate function of your body’s organ system. All labs have a normal reference range that tells you if the […]

Stroke Awareness Month – Do you know the signs of a stroke?

Stroke is the 5th leading cause of death in the US and the number one cause of disability yet only a third of Americans know the signs of a stroke, “All Americans can tell you what a heart attack feels like and can tell you all the signs and symptoms but a stroke, not so […]

Nutrition and Mental Health

We always hear “you are what you eat” and that we should eat healthy. Nutrition is a pillar of prevention and now there is evidence that exists that suggests diet is just as important to mental health as it is to physical health. A healthy diet is protective, and an unhealthy diet is unprotective and […]

Have you attended a 9Health Fair? It’s results time!

  Congratulations on owning your health and attending a 9Health Fair this spring! If you haven’t attended yet there are just three more, click here for details, or see below. Getting regular screenings for common health concerns, even if you have no symptoms, can help detect problems early and help you benefit from easier and more effective treatment. […]

The Ugly Truth About Varicose Veins

This guest post is authored by Dr. Ali Wazni, Chief Medical Officer of United Vein Centers Over 40 million Americans suffer from varicose veins, with an estimated 2 million adults seeking treatment annually! Dr. Ali Wazni, Chief Medical Officer of United Vein Centers, is here to tell us more information about varicose veins and why […]

Tips to Save Your Vision

Between 8.2 and 15.9 million Americans have a vision problem that could be corrected and over 140 million Americans over the age of 40 experience vision problems. March is Save Your Vision Month and to prevent problems with your eyes, or keep problems from getting worse, it’s important to get regular eye exams. There are […]

No time to exercise? You can do these exercises anywhere!

We all know exercising is good for us but sometimes it can be hard to fit it in. On our weekly Facebook Live show, Health Happens, we talked to a trainer at Colorado Athletic Club, and he showed us simple exercises you can do when you can’t make it to the gym.  “For someone who […]

Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer-related deaths for men and women combined, in the US. The good news is it’s also the most treatable cancer if caught early. To learn more, we talked to gastroenterologist Alex Ende, MD, about colon cancer prevention, “Unfortunately, it’s a very common cancer but the great thing […]

Tips for a Healthy Heart

As February and Heart Health Month end, we wanted to share some tips to help keep your heart healthy. On Health Happens, our weekly Facebook Live show, we talked to Dr. Doug Christensen. He’s a pediatric cardiologist at Rocky Mountain Pediatric Cardiology at Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children. He mentioned something new when it comes […]

Calling All Phlebotomists!

As we approach the spring health fair season, in our 40th year, we need more volunteers to make it all happen. One of the most popular screenings at a 9Health Fair is the blood chemistry screening. To make sure that is available to fair participants, we need phlebotomists – or medical professionals skilled at drawing […]