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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. The Looming DEA Kratom Ban Closes A Local Business, But The Owner's Ready To Fight

    A Denver business owner was forced to close his store after finding out that kratom-- the natural substance he had been selling for almost 5 years-- would soon be considered more dangerous than meth.
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  4. Violent Lives Make Inmates Prone to Brain Trauma

    Colorado researchers are working with inmates to understand their brain trauma and help them cope with side effects.
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  5. Colorado's New VA Hospital Put Design Before Cost, Says New Report

    An internal investigation into a $1 billion cost overrun says officials failed to address the rising price tag.
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  6. Colorado Center Focuses On Mental Health Problem Affecting Young People With Down Syndrome

    The Sie Center for Down Syndrome at Children's Hospital Colorado is seeing more cases of young people with "regression," which they say has been under-diagnosed.
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  7. Coloradans Prep To Deal With Health Impacts As Extreme Heat Surges

    Temperatures in Colorado rose by about 2 degrees between 1977 and 2006. They’re projected to go up another 4 degrees by mid-century.
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  8. ColoradoCare: How Will A Key Doctors' Group Weigh The Risks And Benefits?

    The Colorado Medical Society is set to declare its position on a proposed constitutional amendment for universal health care in the state.
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  9. New Book Traces History Of Vaccine Debate

    "Calling the Shots" looks at the line between public health and personal choice when it comes to a parent's decision about whether or not to vaccinate.
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  10. Climate Change Likely To Worsen Colorado's Air Quality, Experts Say

    The increased heat produces more ground-level ozone, forming when when emissions from cars or power plants are heated in the sun.
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