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Tips for making the college application process less stressful

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW If you’re parenting a high school junior or senior, then the stress of applying for a college is probably starting to escalate. While…

Keeping alcohol under control during the holidays

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW The holiday season brings increased amounts of stress and pressure. It also brings many opportunities to escape that stress. From office parties to…

How to help your teen eat more fruits and vegetables

By Ami Neiberger-Miller Special to The SUN Although childhood obesity rates have leveled off, obesity rates for teens have doubled in recent years. Today, one in every five teens ages…

ACVAP presents art activism project hours after office burns to the ground

ACVAP presents art activism project hours after office burns to the ground

By Casey Crow Special to The PREVIEW Early on the morning of Oct. 22, the staff of the Archuleta County Victim Assistance Program (ACVAP) awoke prepared to host an art…

Don’t let the holidays get you down

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW While the holiday weeks from Thanksgiving through New Years are a period of enthusiasm and joy most of the time, it can also…

Gas vouchers, grants available to assist people over 60

By Kay Kaylor Special to The SUN Do you need help with gas for traveling to Durango or Farmington for a nonemergency medical appointment? Do you or does someone you…

Get your flu vaccination in time to build immunity before the holidays

Special to The SUN Thanksgiving is weeks away and the December holidays are closing in. The state health department reminds Coloradans to protect themselves and their loved ones by getting…

When it’s time to have ‘that talk’ with an aging parent

By John Lough Special to The PREVIEW It’s an increasingly common situation that many families face. Improved health care and healthier lifestyles have many people living well into their 70s,…

Health officials recommend flu vaccine before end of November

By Claire Ninde Special to The SUN San Juan Basin Health (SJBH) reminds residents that everyone six months and older should get a flu vaccine by the end of November…

Nightingale Luminary Award nominations sought

Special to The SUN The Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center (SWCAHEC) is accepting nominations for the seventh annual Nightingale Luminary Awards. The award recognizes outstanding nurses in the Four…