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  1. '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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  2. 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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  3. Colorado's Senior Population Is Booming. So Is The Number Of Them Being Abused

    A new law allows prosecuting attorneys to expedite the videotaping of a deposition of an elder abuse victim. That seemingly small change could be key.
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  4. As Supreme Court Sends Back Birth Control Case, Both Sides Claim Victory

    The Supreme Court gave lower courts additional instructions to try and reach an accommodation on balancing religious rights and no-cost access to contraception.
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  5. Didn't Know Denver Had An AIDS Memorial? You're Not Alone

    The AIDS Grove in Denver's Commons Park has seen better days. Volunteers are cleaning it up ahead of a rededication May 15, 2016.
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  6. Treating Opioid Addiction With A Drug Raises Hope And Controversy

    Medication-assisted treatment uses one of several drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration to control cravings and reduce relapses. Despite the evidence, the approach is underused.
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  7. Supreme Court Sends Latest Obamacare Challenge Back To Lower Courts

    The justices did not decide the central question in the case: whether Obamacare's contraceptive mandate violates the religious liberties of some organizations.
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  8. An Addict, Now Clean, Discusses Needle Exchanges And 'Hope After Heroin'

    At the height of her addiction to heroin, Tracey Helton Mitchell lived in an alley and sold her body. Now she works as an addiction specialist helping others. Her new memoir is The Big Fix.
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  9. Is caffeine a health hazard? A former Colorado student finds out

    Journalist Murray Carpenter’s new book takes a closer look at caffeine and how it has percolated through cultures around the world for ages.
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  10. State, Doctors Get Welcome Allies In Suicide Prevention Fight: Gun Shops

    A new initiative, the Colorado Gun Shop Project, aims to get the suicide prevention message out to gun owners.
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