Colorado Department Of Health Helped Fund Crumb Rubber FieldsFrom 2011 to 2014, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment handed out more than $2 million in grants to help school districts and municipalities install athletic fields and playgrounds made from recycled tires, commonly referred to as "crumb rubber."
Swedish: Technician Caught Swiping Needle In The Operating RoomA doctor at Swedish Medical Center told CBS4 that a surgical technician was caught swiping a needle filled with fentanyl in the operating room at the beginning of a surgical procedure.
Nearly 3,000 Swedish Medical Center Patients Urged To Get Blood TestsThe Colorado Department of Public Health is investigating possible drug diversion by a former employee at Swedish Medical Center and some patients are being asked to be tested for possible exposure to diseases.
Colorado Flu Season Has Doctors On High AlertColorado is experiencing the worst flu season since 2009, especially for young adults.
Thousands Of Colorado Marijuana Applications On HoldSome 4,200 medical marijuana applications in Colorado are on hold at the state health department while investigators look at possible fraud.
Colorado Unveils Its New 'Healthy Food Truck'Colorado's new Healthy Food Truck will make its rounds in Cherry Creek. It rolled out the new food van for the first time Monday with some tasty dishes.
Get Rid Of Unused Or Expired Medications SafelyThrowing unused prescription medication in the trash or flushing them can harm the environment. There is a way to properly dispose of medication anytime. It's called the Colorado Medication Take Back.
About 30 Coloradans Warned Of Measles ExposureAbout 30 Coloradans have been personally warned that they may have been exposed to measles.