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Johanna Burke with her autistic son Aiden (credit: CBS)

CDC Says Autism Reported In Children Continues To Increase

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the number of children reported with autism continues to increase.

03/27/2014

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Suspects Arrested In Spice Bust Appear In Court

The two suspects arrested in a large scale spice bust appeared in court on Monday.

03/25/2014

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Study: Later School Starts Improve Student Grades

A new study found that when high schools switch to a later start time, there is an improvement in student grades, attendance and overall student health.

03/13/2014

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider. (Getty)

Poll: Majority Of Chronic Pain Sufferers Feel Treated Like ‘Drug Addicts’ By Pharmacists

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider.

03/11/2014

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Advocacy Group Targets Trader Joe’s Over Meat Raised On Antibiotics

The stores aren’t even open yet in Colorado, yet an advocacy group is calling on Trader Joe’s to stop selling meat raised on antibiotics.

02/11/2014

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Study Finds 73 Percent Of American Children Consume Caffeine Daily

A new study found that nearly three out of four American children consume caffeine each day.

02/10/2014

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CDC: 221 Sickened By Synthetic Marijuana In Colorado

Synthetic marijuana is believed to have sickened 221 people in Colorado during a monthlong outbreak this year, according to a federal report released Thursday.

12/12/2013

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Research Shows Fewer Concussions Are Suffered At High Altitude

Concussions are a major health concern in Colorado, especially among high school athletes. Now new research has found that children in Colorado may be safer than children elsewhere.

12/10/2013

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Jensen Farmers To Plead Guilty Over Tainted Cantaloupes

The owners of Jensen Farms who are charged with putting contaminated cantaloupes into the nation’s food supply in 2011 have made a plea deal and plan to plead guilty.

10/15/2013

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Foundation Helping With Vet Death Benefits Has Ties To Denver

The Fisher House Foundation has agreed to make payments from its own funds to help families of fallen soldiers who lost death benefits because of the government shutdown, and the foundation has ties to Denver.

10/09/2013

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