Author: Brad Shannon

Dentistry and Overall Health

Oral health means much more than healthy teeth. Associations between periodontal disease and diabetes have long been noted, and now, recent research is uncovering associations between chronic oral infections and heart and lung diseases, stroke and more.

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The Man Cave Gets an Upgrade

While man caves aren’t new—think finished basements and rumpus/rec rooms from past decades—the term can conjure stereotypical imagery. Some men seek the typical result when looking to finish a den, spare bedroom, or basement; but options and creativity abound.

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Is There a Housing Bubble?

Remembering the recession and housing crash, many are concerned that Northern Colorado’s housing market has marched upward for four years. Stories are common of homes selling in days or hours, with multiple offers above asking price. As the average home price in Fort Collins and Loveland has reached $400,000, is there a housing bubble? Martin Shields, professor of economics and director of Colorado State University’s Regional Economics Institute is concerned about affordability, but said, “I don’t know if the market is over-inflated. There are plenty of people making plenty of money to afford to buy, but many people can’t...

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