• Telluride Med Center: You Deserve A New Facility

    2 days ago.

    There is but one provider of primary and emergency care for the region, and we’re seeing more patients than ever before. We need a new medical center, not only for the future, but for today. "Staying at our current facility is…

  • Telluride Hospital District: Wetland Permit Still Out of Reach

    3 days ago.

    For over a year, development of the Telluride Hospital District’s (THD) envisioned new facility in Mountain Village has hinged on a wetlands permit approval from the United States Army Corps of Engineers; in their latest correspondence, the Corps issued a request…

  • Telluride Med Center: Integrative Approach to Mental and Physical Health

    5 days ago.

    There's an old joke: A scientist has worked hard; researching, studying, thinking, and contemplating all his life so as to climb the mountain of knowledge. Eventually old and wise he arrives at the top. To his surprise he sees Buddha sitting…

  • To Your Health: Celiac Disease

    6 days ago.

    Dr. Alan Safdi was one of the most popular speakers at the Telluride First Foundation’s inaugural Integrative Wellness Summit. He is scheduled to speak again at the 2nd annual conference at the Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village. The intensive takes place September 9 - 11 and also features Deepak Chopra (streaming…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Michael Phelps & Ryan Lochte, True Competition

    1 week ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week the sport psychology expert talks about the Olympics, specifically true competition for optimal performance and sportsmanship, prime examples of which: Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte.   https://youtu.be/rC9tZSS3nn4   About Dr. Haley Perlus:…

  • The Incredible Brain of Simone Biles

    1 week ago.

    Telluride First’s 2nd annual Integrative Wellness Summit takes place Friday, September 9 - Sunday, September 11 at the Telluride Conference Center, Mountain Village. This year’s theme: Looking Forward, Aging Backwards: Frontiers of Health, Wellness & Brain Science. Speakers include Dr. David Agus,…

  • Telluride Med Center: Highest National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

    2 weeks ago.

    The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently announced that the Telluride Regional Medical Center received a NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships. The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is…

  • To Your Health: Omega-3s

    2 weeks ago.

    Dr. Alan Safdi was one of the most popular speakers at the Telluride First Foundation’s inaugural Integrative Wellness Summit. He is scheduled to speak again at the 2nd annual conference at the Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village. The intensive takes place September 9 - 11 and also features Deepak Chopra (streaming…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Olympics & Unconditional Confidence

    2 weeks ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week the sport psychology expert talks about the Olympics,specifically Olympic Volleyball, and unconditional confidence. Hint: acknowledge your efforts; win or lose, pack yourself on the back for the effort. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svcbvO0hwWg&feature=youtu.be About Dr.…

  • Shrink Rap: Getting Adequate Medical Care, Not Easy

    3 weeks ago.

    Accessibility to mental health care is more and more in the news, especially in light of all the mass shootings and bombings that now seem to be daily affairs. When I listen to journalists and newscasters discuss accessibility to care, they…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Olympian Skill

    3 weeks ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week the sport psychology expert talks about one important skill Olympians need to perform their very best when it counts the most – and how you too can remain consistent.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TT5v6vx2uvY&feature=youtu.be About Dr.…

  • Gut Instincts & Probiotics

    4 weeks ago.

    The microbiota is the community of bacterial and other organisms that inhabit our body: sinus, skin, and mouth and throughout our gastrointestinal tract. The largest community is located in the colon. The average human has approximately 1000 trillion microbes and the…

  • Your Inner Athlete: How Chris Froome Keeps Winning the Tour De France

    4 weeks ago.

    All of us have bad days, when our overall performance is poor. Sport psychology expert Dr. Haley Perlus, a regular presenter at Telluride WOW Festival, talks about the fear of success and shares ways to keep performing your best even when you are under pressure…

  • Telluride Med Center: News Beat, Palliative Care

    1 month ago.

    Local organizations partner to expand care for patients and families with serious illnesses. Thanks to a grant from the Saul Zaentz Foundation, the Telluride Regional Medical Center, in partnership with Tri-County Health Network (TCHNetwork), will soon boost palliative services with a program…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Setting Goals

    1 month ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus is a regular presenter at the Telluride WOW Festival. This week she talks about why it is a good idea to set goals and asks if the challenges you set for yourself meet, even surpass, your skill set today? https://youtu.be/XGcj_FBNo6o About Dr. Haley Perlus:…

  • To Your Health: A Good Start To A Healthier Diet

    1 month ago.

    Dr. Alan Safdi was one of the most popular speakers at the Telluride First Foundation’s inaugural Integrative Wellness Summit . He is scheduled to speak again at the 2nd annual conference, which takes place September 9 - 11 and also features Deepak Chopra (streaming live); Dr. David Agus; Dr. George Pratt, and…