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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. Amendment 72, New Cigarette And Tobacco Taxes Explained

    On the 2016 ballot: Amendment 72 would more than triple the tax on a pack of cigarettes, from $0.84 a pack to $2.59. Taxes on other tobacco products would also rise.
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  4. Four Ways Money Is A Key Factor In Colorado's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike

    Will voters sharply raise the state’s tobacco tax? The money involved is more than just the $1.75 that would be added to a pack of smokes.
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  5. When It Comes To Spending, The ColoradoCare Fight Has Been Lopsided

    One of Colorado’s most high-profile election battles is over ColoradoCare. Amendment 69 is also one of the most expensive ballot fights.
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  6. Debate: Colorado Voters To Decide On Universal Health Care (Transcript)

    Amendment 69 on the ballot would make Colorado the first state in the country to have taxpayer-funded universal healthcare.
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  7. Amendment 69, State Healthcare System Explained

    On the 2016 ballot: Amendment 69 would create a first-in-the-nation statewide tax-funded universal health plan called ColoradoCare.
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  8. Proposition 106, Medical Aid In Dying Explained

    On the 2016 ballot: Prop 106 would let terminally ill patients take their own lives with medication prescribed by a physician.
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  9. Medically Assisted Death Vote: A Fight Over 'Options' And 'Mistakes'

    Matt Larson, who suffered from a malignant brain tumor, wants the option to end his life. Critics say it would destroy the patient-physician relationship.
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  10. 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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