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Sierra and Landon Riddle (credit: CBS)

Mom Changes Mind On Chemo Treatments For Son

She said she wouldn’t do it, but now a Colorado Springs mother treating her young son’s cancer with marijuana has put him back on chemotherapy.

10/12/2013

Landon and Sierra Riddle (credit: CBS)

Mother Investigated After Opting For Marijuana Over Chemotherapy

A Colorado Springs mother says Human Services is investigating her family after her choice of treatment for her young son’s cancer. She’s decided on marijuana over chemotherapy.

09/27/2013

Sierrra and Landon Riddle (credit: CBS)

Mother Refuses Chemotherapy For Son, Using Pot-Related Product

A Colorado woman says a doctor may turn her into the state because she is refusing chemotherapy treatments for her child and is instead using a product related to marijuana.

08/27/2013

Matt Belisle hugs Carol Hannon (credit: CBS)

Love Of Rockies Helps Fan Get Through A Rough Time

A die-hard Colorado Rockies fan has found that her love for the Rockies — and one pitcher in particular — is helping to get her through a tough period in her life.

08/27/2013

Rian (credit: Denver Zoo)

Lion At Denver Zoo Dies During Cancer Treatment

An elderly lion at the Denver Zoo has died while being treated for cancer.

06/20/2013

Sarah and Ryan Addison (credit: CBS)

Family Battling Breast Cancer During Pregnancy Rejoices Over Healthy Baby

A young Denver couple is delighted in their brand new baby boy, but one of the most exciting times has also been one of the most stressful — the new mother is also fighting breast cancer.

12/19/2012

Dr. Peter McSweeney gets a hug from Sheila Gannon (credit: CBS)

Woman’s Thanksgiving Tradition Is Thanking Those Who Saved Her Life

A grateful mother thanked the people she credits for saving her life. She was the first person in Colorado to receive a double cord blood transplant.

11/21/2011

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State Budget Puts Cancer Screenings At Risk

Colorado’s looming budget cuts threaten more than schools and state jobs — they also could put lives at stake.

04/10/2011

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‘Kaps For Kendall’ Benefits Chemo Patients

People in Colorado are knitting dozens of hats to give to those who’ve lost their hair from chemotherapy and radiation. The hats will be given to patients across the U.S.

03/07/2011

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