KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo | 11 For Health

More Headlines

Warning Sought For Burger The Size Of Your Head

Posted: 03/31/2009 - The staff dietitian at a doctors group says a minor-league baseball team in Grand Rapids, Mich., should warn fans that a 4,800-calorie burger it plans to sell is bad for them.

Read More

A Clean Restroom is Just a Click Away

Updated: 03/31/2009 - The next time you hit the road for a family vacation, you won’t have to worry about finding a clean restroom. A new website has all the information you need before you “go.”

Read More

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

Updated: 03/31/2009 - It is the second leading cancer killer in the U.S. and it affects both men and women… colorectal cancer. March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month. And as the month wraps up, it serves as an important reminder for all of us.

Read More

Smoke Break Gets More Expensive With Tax Boost

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Beginning Wednesday, the single largest federal tobacco tax increase ever takes effect to finance a major expansion of health insurance for children. Other tobacco products will see similarly large tax increases.

Read More

California, Federal Officials Probe Pistachio Firm

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Officials are investigating a central California plant that processed pistachios tied to nationwide recalls of trail mix and bagged nuts because of possible salmonella contamination.

Read More

Obama Signs Christopher Reeve Bill

Posted: 03/30/2009 - President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill named for "Superman" actor Christopher Reeve that provides for paralysis research and rehabilitation.

Read More

Source: New Curbs On Private Medicare Plans

Updated: 03/30/2009 - President Obama's administration is putting new curbs on private insurance plans that are popular with seniors in Medicare, but have been criticized for marketing abuses and high costs to the government.

Read More

Health Department This Week: March 30th

Updated: 03/30/2009 - The El Paso County Health Department wants you to join them in celebrating National Public Health Week; aimed at building a healthy foundation for El Paso County. National Public Health Week is next week, April 6-12.

Read More

Peak Vista Provides Health Care During Tough Times

Updated: 07/14/2009 - With our new economy, many are facing tough times. So whether you've lost your job or not, you may not be able to afford health insurance. But that doesn't mean you can't get health care. A local center is dedicated to making that happen and many folks don't even realize they qualify.

Read More

National Kick Butts Day is Today

Updated: 03/25/2009 - Have you been trying to quit smoking? Now is the time! It’s Kick Butts Day. But you don’t have to do it alone. There are local resources dedicated to helping you kick the habit.

Read More

Health Department This Week: March 23rd

Updated: 03/23/2009 - Easter is getting close and the El Paso County Health Department wants you to know that Spring chicks can make you sick.

Read More

Record Number of Births in 2007

Posted: 03/19/2009 - Think you’ve been seeing lots of two-year-olds around lately? You’re not seeing things. There really are more toddlers. That’s because of a record number of births in 2007.

Read More

Red Cross On Track To Erase $210M Deficit By 2010

Posted: 03/19/2009 - Red Cross President and chief executive Gail McGovern said during a stop in Denver on Wednesday that the charity has raised more than $85 million of a $100 million fund drive launched in September.

Read More

Keep Moving to Prevent Heart Attack

Posted: 03/19/2009 - If you want to reap the benefits of exercise, especially after a heart attack, you have to keep moving. New research shows why.

Read More
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability