Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix, a narrow pouch attached to the large colon. Appendicitis is considered a medical emergency. Therefore, prompt diagnosis and surgery for removal are critical.
Appendicitis: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Boulder County Public Health (BCPH) is asking residents to take precautions to protect themselves from West Nile virus (WNV) as cases increase across the county and surrounding areas.
Dr. Felicia Longenecker: One of my older adult patients’ biggest concerns is falling. They know that a fall could result in a fracture, head injury, and even the loss of their independence.
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“Boulder Medical Center considers Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion as a culture we build and sustain, not simply an activity we “check off” as done,” says Donna Basden, CEO.
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Dr. Ken Kreidl: “Now that spring is here, I want to share some of the sports-related eye injuries that I see in my ophthalmology clinic and offer tips to protect your vision while enjoying Colorado’s active lifestyle.”
Boulder Medical Center’s new telemedicine program enables patients to receive a wide range of healthcare services from their providers without having to travel to a BMC clinic.