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Pagosa Farmers Market to open Saturday

By Pauline Benetti Special to The PREVIEW Summer is here and the opening of the Pagosa Farmers Market is one sure sign of the season. The full version of this…

Annual Archuleta County Relay for Life Celebration Saturday

Annual Archuleta County  Relay for Life Celebration Saturday

By Paul Lehmann Special to The PREVIEW Our community’s 19th annual Archuleta County Relay for Life event is celebrating another birthday for our cancer survivors. This event memorializes members of…

Could your family benefit from following the Mediterranean diet?

By Roberta Tolan PREVIEW Columnist The following article was written by Sheila Gains, family and consumer science agent for Colorado State University Extension in Arapahoe County and first published in…

San Juan Basin Health Dept. awarded grant to reduce chronic disease in La Plata and Archuleta counties

By Claire Ninde Special to The SUN The San Juan Basin Health Department’s (SJBHD) Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program was recently awarded funding to implement a program to reduce…

Is stress affecting your child’s health?

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW We like to imagine that the lives of our children are relatively stress free. Oh, sure, things like that upcoming math test or…

Substance use and abuse trends: mental health

Substance use, abuse and dependence is a problem in Colorado, and Archuleta County is no different. According to the Substance Abuse Trend and Response Task Force Annual Report, “Alcohol, followed…

Navigating Medicare: Medicare 101 class set for June 2

By Christina Knoell Special to The PREVIEW Medicare is complicated. It is important that you know your rights, options, deadlines, possible penalties and where to find the information you need.…

Social Security supports National Cancer Survivors Day

By Josh Weller Special to The PREVIEW In 2016, more than a million people will be diagnosed with cancer around the world. This alarming statistic affects people and families everywhere.…

Women urged to get screened during National Women’s Health Week

By Karen Forest Special to The PREVIEW Each year, Mother’s Day kicks off Women’s Health Week, a time to focus on the women in our lives and encourage them to…

Social Security supports National Cancer Survivors Day

By Josh Weller Special to The PREVIEW In 2016, more than a million people will be diagnosed with cancer around the world. This alarming statistic affects people and families everywhere.…