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March 31, 2022: Self-screening for cystic fibrosis; Entrepreneur finds opportunity in pandemic

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50min 17sec
Courtesy Michele Wright
Michele and Terry Wright created a self-screening tool for cystic fibrosis.

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People of color with cystic fibrosis are more likely to go undiagnosed because the medical community has long considered it an illness that only afflicts white people. Now there's a new screening tool to help people self-advocate. Then, an Aurora entrepreneur found opportunity during the pandemic. And, Purplish explores the history of the abortion debate in Colorado as lawmakers pass a bill to enshrine the right to an abortion in state law.