Symptoms of WNV include fever, extreme fatigue, headache, body aches, and can also include skin rashes and swollen lymph nodes. Generally, symptoms appear 3-14 days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Anyone who experiences these symptoms should consult their health care provider.
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With temperatures due to rise into the triple digits this week and throughout the summer, Boulder County is taking steps to make sure residents and visitors avoid heat-related illnesses. Know how to prevent, recognize and respond to heat exhaustion, heat stroke and more.
Drinking too much alcohol increases people’s risk of injuries, violence, drowning, liver disease and some types of cancer. Learn more about how alcohol affects your body, strategies for reducing or quitting, resources for getting help.
Dr. Stuart Weisman, Boulder Medical Center rheumatology specialist, covers the prevention, causes and treatments for gout flare-ups.
by Elizabeth Helgans, PA-C (and Celiac) Boulder Medical Center As a Physician Assistant in Gastroenterology and person with Celiac Disease, I am…read more
Drinking too much on a single occasion, or over time, can have a serious impact on your health. Boulder Medical…read more
by Mark Birmingham, DPM Board Certified Foot & Ankle Surgeon I will often see patients who have some form of…read more
Boulder Medical Center will be accepting Humana Medicare Advantage plans for 2018. Patients can sign up for the new program…read more
by Eric Zacharias, MD Internal Medicine Specialist Boulder Medical Center Colorado is a great place to visit for mountain activities. Unfortunately,…read more
The U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) is emphasizing that pregnant women should not travel to any areas where there’s a…read more