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With COVID-19 threatening the lives and livelihoods of many here in Colorado, 9Health, like many nonprofits, has had to be agile and resourceful in fulfilling its mission. The pandemic has made preventative screenings more urgent—all while making them more difficult to provide. This crisis is felt more acutely by vulnerable populations, who have come to […]

American Diabetes Month – Know your risk

Blog contributed by 9Health intern Chase Bouck November is American Diabetes Month, and there is no better time to get informed and know your risk. As it stands today, 34.2 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes, which equates to 10.5% of the entire population, according to the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation. Further, an additional […]

Diabetes prevention and knowing your risk

You can now do some 9Health preventive screenings at a Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Center, including one for hemoglobin A1C to access your risk for diabetes. We talked with 9Health Expert, Dr. Payal Kohli, and the YMCA of Metro Denver about why prevention is vital right now. The YMCA offers a Diabetes Prevention Program. Once […]

Prescription for prevention: 9Health screenings

Your health screenings, your way. 9Health is now offering preventive health screenings in person at Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers throughout Colorado! 9Health Expert Dr. Payal Kohli’s prescription for prevention is 9Helath screenings, “Preventing disease can change the trajectory of your life.  Making a small change today can lead to big difference in your outcomes […]

What it’s like to get a COVID-19 antibody test

Wonder what it is like to get a COVID-19 antibody test? 9Health staff member, Marla Rodriguez, shared her experience getting the test done and 9Health Expert, Dr. Payal Kohli, answered questions about antibody testing on Facebook Live. You can now get a COVID-19 antibody test through 9Health Fair at Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers along […]

Reducing your risk and preventing diabetes during a pandemic

9Health is all about prevention and while it is always important to take care of your overall health and pay attention to risk factors for chronic conditions, it is even more important now during the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of the novel coronavirus, new attention is being given to preexisting or underlying conditions. Diabetes is one […]