COVID-19 Vaccination and Children- What to know with Dr. Payal Kohli

We sat down with 9Health Expert, Dr. Payal Kohli to ask her some questions about the COVID-19 vaccination and children. Watch the whole video here: Here are some highlights: What reactions might children have to vaccine? Very similar to adults- fever, muscle aches, fatigue, headaches Since the dose is smaller, the reactions aren’t as severe […]

A slow return to some normalcy

Guest Blog By: Dr. Angela Kloepfer-Shapiro It has been a difficult year for everyone, as we grapple with balancing physical wellness and the need for emotional connection. People have listened to the experts and correctly distanced themselves from others to prevent the spread of COVID-19. While socializing continued at a distance, such as by phone […]

Negative COVID-19 test results are the latest must-haves for kids returning to school

Even though it’s January, the back-to-school excitement that normally fills the Colorado fall air is palpable for kids and families. With many schools and districts reopening to in-person learning following a surge in COVID-19 cases in the fall, students throughout Colorado are getting themselves ready to head back to school with all the supplies needed […]

Don’t take COVID home for the holidays

If you want to see someone outside your household for the holidays, health experts say the best strategy is to quarantine for 14 days, however, we are now just a week out from Christmas so if you haven’t done that your option could be to get a COVID-19 test. The official guidance from the Centers […]

Incorporating lifestyle medicine into your life

We all know we should be eating healthy foods, exercising regularly, getting enough sleep, and trying to manage our stress. But did you know that by doing those things you can help prevent, treat, and oftentimes reverse chronic disease? That is what lifestyle medicine is. We talked on Facebook Live with 9Health Expert, Dr. Payal […]

9Health is here for you and we need your support!

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 […]