Colorado Board of Health

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Opting Out Of Vaccinations Requires More Paperwork For Parents

Parents in Colorado who don’t want their children immunized will have to complete paperwork every year as opposed to just once, under new state rules.

04/15/2015

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Colorado Health Board Strengthens Immunization Rules

Colorado parents who don’t want their children to be immunized will have to fill out paperwork each year to opt out of vaccinations under new state rules.

04/15/2015

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Marijuana Caregivers Escape Colorado Crackdown

Colorado has decided not to limit marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical marijuana patients to 10 patients.

09/16/2014

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Marijuana Caregivers Face Colorado Crackdown

Marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical patients are under the microscope on Colorado — again.

09/16/2014

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Struggles To Rein In Medical Pot Market

Colorado has struggled for years to rein in medical marijuana caregivers. Now that the drug is now legal for all adults over 21, the job isn’t getting any easier.

09/08/2014

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Health Authorities To Keep Pot Registry

Colorado health authorities have rejected for a second time a request from medical marijuana patients to dismantle the medical pot registry.

10/16/2013

Medical marijuana users in Colorado protested with paper bags over their heads. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Marijuana Patients Protest Privacy Breaches

Colorado health authorities have rejected an emergency petition from medical marijuana patients to destroy the state patient registry because of security breaches.

08/21/2013

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Flu Shots For Workers In Health Care Setting Approved

The Colorado Board of Health is taking comments from the public about a proposal that would require workers in health care settings to receive flu shots.

02/15/2012

Health Alert

Health Board To Review Dissolving Tobacco Products

The Colorado Board of Health will hold a public hearing to discuss health concerns over new dissolvable tobacco products being test-marketed in the state.

09/20/2011

"Orbs Mellow", dissolvable tobacco product by RJ Reynolds (credit: AP)

Health Board To Review Dissolving Tobacco Products

The Colorado Board of Health will hold a public hearing to discuss health concerns over new dissolvable tobacco products being test-marketed in the state.

08/05/2011

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