Hypothermia

Hypothermia

Hypothermia Hypothermia can happen anytime the outside temperature falls below the comfort zone. In Colorado Springs, you could get hypothermia well into Spring – in April or May. Hypothermia occurrences in the mountains are common in almost any season and all...
Frostbite

Frostbite

We’ve all heard of frostbite. However, most of us probably never think we need to know more about it, so there’s a real possibility that some of us might ignore the potentially deadly effects of frostbite. If you are going to be outside during cold weather...
Open House & Anniversary Celebration

Open House & Anniversary Celebration

ER Specialists Urgency Center saves patients 70 percent of traditional emergency room costs and is celebrating two years in business with an open house and facility tour. Our Open House & Anniversary Celebration is held in partnership with the Colorado Springs...
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, also known by its acronym CFS is a concerning and often debilitating illness. There is no single test to diagnose CFS; rather the disease is a “disease of exclusion” (www.emedicinehealth.com). For a patient to be diagnosed with...
Facts About Altitude Sickness

Facts About Altitude Sickness

Altitude sickness is an illness that typically affects people at a high altitude, normally at or above 6,000 feet above sea level, such as skiers, mountain climbers, hikers, or travelers to the great city of Colorado Springs. Every year, millions of people who love...
Interesting Facts About Vitamin D

Interesting Facts About Vitamin D

When it comes to your overall well-being and health, few nutritional aids have the impact of Vitamin D. Hormone-like in some of its abilities, Vitamin D impacts calcium and phosphorus levels, neuromuscular function and bone strength. It is the sole vitamin able to be...