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The Colorado Healthy Hospital Compact is the nation’s only statewide initiative promoting healthier food and drinks in health care facilities.
It would allow vets with “other-than-honorable” discharges to receive mental health treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Investigators with the VA Office of Inspector General confirmed a whistleblower's claim that staff didn't use the department's official wait list system.
A lifetime of watching her mother battle opioid addiction led state Rep. Brittany Pettersen to sponsor a series of bills aimed at the problem.
Studies show some promising results for new opioid addiction approaches, but some insurers won’t pay for some alternative treatments.
Keep your eyes out for a Dodge Sprinter van around Boulder. What looks like a nondescript cargo van is actually a cutting-edge marijuana research lab.
Saturday marks National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
The CEO of the Colorado Health Exchange says the state is prepared to weather whatever changes eventually emerge from Washington.
“Cutting the cost sharing reduction payments is cruel and irresponsible,” said Colorado’s Democratic governor, John Hickenlooper.
The White House had continued the subsidies while waiting for a lawsuit to move through the courts. Thursday's decision reverses that.
In a pilot program, doctors at emergency facilities are experimenting to see if they can reduce opioid prescriptions.
“Opioids ought to be drugs of last resort, not drugs of first choice,” one expert says.
Eight patient care areas of the hospital showed cleanliness problems including dirty floors and kitchens.
The late Gretchen Josephson had Down Syndrome and eventually developed Alzheimer's Disease. Her family recently donated her brain to the University of Colorado School of Medicine so researchers can study the link between the two conditions.