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  1. Columbine parent: After trauma, survival is possible

    In the wake of last week's shooting at Arapahoe High School, a trauma expert who's child was a student at Columbine during the shooting in 1999 offers advice and guidance.
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  2. 'Pandemic' Asks: Is A Disease That Will Kill Tens Of Millions Coming?

    Author Sonia Shah says that urbanization and air travel put the global population at an increased risk for disease. "Zika is a great example of how new pathogens are emerging today," she says.
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  3. Years After Wait Times Scandal Broke, New Claims Of Violations At Colorado VA Clinics

    The Veterans Affairs internal watchdog will look into claims that three facilities in Colorado kept veterans waiting for care and falsified records
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  4. Denver-Based Visiting Nurse Program Helps Empower First-Time Moms

    Meet a single mom from Alamosa who got a helping hand from a visiting nurse program founded in Denver that now stretches across the country.
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  5. For Rural Hospitals, Proposed State Budget Cuts Add To Obamacare Repeal Worries

    Rural Colorado could see a wave of hospital closings if hundreds of millions of dollars in cuts in the proposed state budget go through.
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  6. Two Coloradans In Congress Behind Bills To Offer Help To Vets With 'Bad Paper'

    Rep. Mike Coffman, a Republican, and Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat have introduced separate measures to help troops pushed out of the military without health benefits.
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  7. For Coloradans Getting Long-Term Care On Medicaid, The GOP Plan Brings Uncertainty

    Older people with disabilities, in long-term care, make up nearly 10 percent of the state’s overall Medicaid population, but they account for more than 40 percent of the costs.
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  8. If Cold Showers Could Solve Your Health Problems, Would You Do It?

    A Denver author's new book investigates whether focused breathing and cold exposure can restore evolutionary strengths people have lost due to modern comforts.
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  9. Colorado Could See 600K Uninsured, Growing Medicaid Funding Gap Under GOP Health Plan

    The AHCA would create a $1 billion annual shortfall in Colorado’s state budget starting in 2020.
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  10. Before Obamacare, Colorado Landed On A Healthcare Solution Of Its Own

    Nearly a decade ago, a bipartisan group commissioned by the Colorado legislature gave its take on reducing the number of uninsured residents in the state. Today, one panel member reflects on what's happened since.
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