January 2015 Issue

  • Bald is Beautiful

    by Mike Waid I can remember back when I was a kid and the word “cancer” was only something I heard in the context of old people.  As a young child my world was full of play, fun, joy, friends and everything else other than cancer.  Boy how times have changed as I’ve gotten older.… [Continue Reading]

    Bald is Beautiful
  • Give Your Heart a Fighting Chance

    By Darci Steiner, MS, CNC As an American your odds of dying of heart disease are one in four. Approximately 1,400 Americans die each day from heart disease. “In traditional societies, where people don’t eat processed foods, heart disease is rare,” says cardiologist Arthur Agatston, MD. In addition, “If you start with a healthy diet… [Continue Reading]

    Give Your Heart a Fighting Chance
  • Break-In Those Boots, Not Those Bones

    by 20 Mile Urgent Care and Family Medicine It is that time of year!! Are you obsessing over the most recent snow report? Are you daydreaming of a long vertical descent at your favorite ski resort? Well, you are not alone. The snow has arrived. Skis and snowboards are prepared for a season of groomed trails,… [Continue Reading]

    Break-In Those Boots, Not Those Bones
  • Why Alignment Matters

    Line Up Your Bones and Improve Your Health by Dr. Rebecca Hoeck, PT, DPT “Don’t slouch, sit up straight, shoulders back.”  We’ve all heard or used these phases. Hunching over our desks/computers/cellular phones and carrying a heavy purse or a backpack on one shoulder are the common infractions. But what are the implications of poor posture, or as… [Continue Reading]

    Why Alignment Matters
  • There’s No Place Like Home: The Wizard of Oz

    Parker residents are in for a real treat in 2015 when the family favorite The Wizard of Oz comes to the PACE Center stage in January. Based on the 1939 MGM classic, this musical extravaganza retells the beloved story of Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, and of course Toto, as they… [Continue Reading]

    There’s No Place Like Home: The Wizard of Oz

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Bald is Beautiful

by Mike Waid I can remember back when I was a kid and the word “cancer” was only something I heard in the context of old people.  As a young child my world was full of play, fun, joy, friends and … [Read More...]

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Give Your Heart a Fighting Chance

By Darci Steiner, MS, CNC As an American your odds of dying of heart disease are one in four. Approximately 1,400 Americans die each day from heart disease. “In traditional societies, where people … [Read More...]

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Break-In Those Boots, Not Those Bones

by 20 Mile Urgent Care and Family Medicine It is that time of year!! Are you obsessing over the most recent snow report? Are you daydreaming of a long vertical descent at your favorite ski resort? … [Read More...]

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Why Alignment Matters

Line Up Your Bones and Improve Your Health by Dr. Rebecca Hoeck, PT, DPT “Don’t slouch, sit up straight, shoulders back.”  We’ve all heard or used these phases. Hunching over our … [Read More...]

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There’s No Place Like Home: The Wizard of Oz

Parker residents are in for a real treat in 2015 when the family favorite The Wizard of Oz comes to the PACE Center stage in January. Based on the 1939 MGM classic, this musical extravaganza retells … [Read More...]

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Dance Yourself Healthy: The Benefits of Dance

By Mary Jo Hansen Dancing isn’t just about the steps and music. It’s a perfect combination of physical activity, social interaction, and mental stimulation. Dancing enhances your life in so many … [Read More...]

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BOOKENDS: State of Wonder by Ann Patchett

Dr. Marina Singh researches lipids for a pharmaceutical company in Minnesota. Her colleague dies deep in the Amazon jungle while attempting  to contact an elusive researcher in the field (who would … [Read More...]

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LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: Millionaire in the Making by John Booren

Your financial foundation built during your 20s and 30s will have a dramatic impact on your finances for the rest of your life. Be sure you’re making the right decisions with Millionaire in the … [Read More...]

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The State of the Town

Reserve Your Place at the 2015 Parker State of the Town Luncheon and Mayor’s Ball and Gala The Rotary Club of Parker is honored to host the 2015 Parker State of the Town luncheon on February 24th … [Read More...]