University of Colorado pediatrician Eric Sigel identifies a major health concern for teens -- the availability of firearms in homes. Sigel has studied the problem in two Denver neighborhoods.
University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
CU’s School of Medicine gets about $200 million a year in NIH funds, so a proposed 20 percent cut could make $40 million vanish.
It’s called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome -- a nasty affliction whose central symptoms are uncontrollable dry heaves, throwing up and nausea.
As the healthcare system undergoes radical changes, new ethical dilemmas are presented to physicians, nurses, and other health professionals. The University of Colorado's new medical ethicist says the public must engage in solving thorny ethical tensions.