Most medical schools offer little teaching about opioid addiction, even though there is unmet demand for treatment in many areas. Stanford University's medical school is trying to change that.
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ColoradoCare would create a first-in-the-nation system to replace the Affordable Care Act.
To discourage teenage alcohol use, parents can engage their kids in discussion, set some rules and let their children know they care.
The government is raising the limit on the number of patients a doctor can treat for opioid addiction using the drug buprenorphine to 275 from 100. The move expands office-based treatment options.
New crisis centers offering care as simple as listening to a song in a soothing environment, have opened in Denver, Colorado Springs, Grand Junction and other communities
Rising Earth temperatures could help spread some diseases like Zika because the mosquitoes that carry them survive in more places.
The recent Will Smith film "Concussion" may have put traumatic brain injury into the national spotlight, but work on degenerative diseases like chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, has been happening for more than a decade.
A report in the International Business Times finds a spike in homelessness as people come to Colorado to consume and to work in the industry
Research shows gunshot wounds are larger and penetrate more deeply into the body.
An EPA advisory has town officials scrambling to provide safe drinking water for citizens.
Democratic Rep. Jared Polis of Boulder says the current policy is "morally bankrupt."
Many Coloradans gave blood after the mass shootings in Orlando, Florida. A spokeswoman for Colorado's Bonfils Blood Center explains the national distribution system that governs where donations go.
Lengthy recovery times for concussion are now the norm. But researchers say there's still a lot not known about the injury.
According to two new reports, more people have health insurance, new jobs have been created in Colorado, but some say the good news comes at the expense of the federal deficit.