Bias in health care isn’t limited to race, religion or gender — how to protect yourself against this common medical practice

2019-09-03

Health-care providers and organizations bear the responsibility for rooting out bias in medical care, experts say. In the meantime, though, there are steps patients can take to shield themselves. Research shows that patients of different genders, colors, sexual orientations and sizes don’t always receive the same quality of care duringRead More →

Companies race to find the key to eternal life

2019-08-25

Getty Images The fountain of eternal youth once sounded like pure science fiction, but now investors are pouring millions into start-ups searching for revolutionary ways to reverse the aging process. The big hope is that they will one day become a reality and turn a profit. On Monday, Juvenescence: TheRead More →

The best affordable places to live in Colorado

2019-07-31

Residents of Greeley, Colo. won’t be surprised to learn that their city has been named one of Livability’s 10 Most Affordable Cities in the U.S. But for Greeley to earn that distinction — and to be considered the best affordable place to live in Colorado — it had to beat out a host of strong contenders,Read More →

100 million Capital One customers were hacked: Everything you need to know about data breaches, but were afraid to ask

2019-07-29

Capital One Financial Corp. announced late Monday that more than 100 million people had their personal information hacked. The hacker got information including credit scores and balances, plus the Social Security numbers of about 140,000 customers and 80,000 bank-account numbers from credit-card customers, the bank said. It will offer freeRead More →