What to Know about Flu Season 2021

Reducing the spread of respiratory illnesses, like the flu, is more important than ever this year due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. The time to get your flu shot is now! 9Health:365 and Safeway/Albertsons will be providing free flu shots or flu shot vouchers at most 9Health Fairs this fall. We recommend making a reservation, […]

You Are Not Too Old

September is Healthy Aging Month. Healthy Aging Magazine says they created the month to remind people 45 and up that they’re never too old to take control of their health or start something new. Here at 9Health:365, we’re here for your health, every day of the year! Here are some tips and tricks to take […]

Connecting Coloradans through new 9Health Neighbors program

Post written by: Byron Reed, 9NEWS For more than 40 years, 9Health has provided preventative care and health awareness across Colorado.  They’ve provided health screenings and answered questions to provide people with the tools they need to take responsibility for their own health.  This spring, 9Health had to postpone all the health fairs to help […]

Frequently asked questions about the coronavirus

Colorado’s first COVID-19 case was announced on Thursday, March 5. COVID-19 is a virus that first appeared in Wuhan, China in late 2019. Symptoms of COVID-19 can include fever, cough and breathing trouble. Most develop only mild symptoms. But some people, usually those with other medical complications, develop more severe symptoms, including pneumonia, which can […]

Handwashing science in the time of the coronavirus

9Health Expert Dr. Payal Kohli explains the science behind hand washing and sanitizing. With the spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, everyone has been talking about hand hygiene but here is the science behind why hand hygiene works. Studies show that washing hands with soap and water for 15-20 seconds can reduce bacterial counts by […]

What are the effects of the time change on our health?

An increased risk of heart attack, feeling jet-lagged and even sleep disorders such as narcolepsy are among the effects daylight saving time can have on people. 9Health Expert Dr. Payal Kohli spoke about the health effects of changing our clocks one hour later. How does daylight saving time affect our sleep? The fall back transition […]

Reduce Your Diabetes Risk With Food

A healthy diet can help you prevent, manage and even reverse diabetes. You are what you eat and you can choose the right food to help you prevent or reduce your risk of diabetes. For American Diabetes Awareness Month, we talked with a variety of health experts about diabetes and how simple lifestyle changes can […]