The vaccinations are being administered at levels that officials say is needed to protect children against diseases such as diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis B and polio.
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)
A CDC finding that 25 percent of high schoolers vape coincides with a push in several mountain towns to raise the age for tobacco and nicotine purchases.
Critics called for lawmakers to explore all options to pass at least some bills — including calling themselves back for a special session.
Lift The Label provides an array of info, including stories of addiction, tips for recognizing signs of addiction, and treatment resources like medication-assisted treatment.
The area, set to open to the public this summer, is one of the few nature spaces within 30 miles of Denver.
The director of the state health department says e-cigarette companies are marketing to teens and putting them at risk.
Public health officials worry that teen use of e-cigarettes could be an emerging disaster, reversing years of declines in smoking.
E.R. Dr. Emmy Betz and Dr. Larry Wolk, the head of the state's public health department, talk about a lack of funding for gun research, and a few bright spots.
CDPHE recently upped its enforcement on groundwater monitoring with smaller landfills that accept up to 20 tons of waste per day.
Colorado has began sending letters to CHIP enrollees advising them that they need to look at private insurance coverage options. Formal termination notices could go out in mid-December.