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More Effective, Convenient Remedies Now Available For Allergy Sufferers

It’s the season of sneezing again for about one in five Americans, but this spring allergy sufferers have more effective and convenient remedies.

04/13/2015

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Hidden Danger: Mold In Pot Grow Houses Threatens Workers, Law Enforcement

There’s a hidden danger lurking inside marijuana grow houses which has caught first-responders unprepared. They are encountering alarmingly high levels of mold which poses a threat to anyone who breathes it.

03/25/2015

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New Study Contradicts The Thought That ‘Sleep Is For Slackers’

U. S. teenagers are getting sleepier. According to a new study, up to a third of teens don’t get enough shuteye each night.

02/16/2015

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Colorado Teens Author Book Made Up Of Personal Stories

More than a dozen teenagers in Colorado are authors after sharing their personal stories and putting their feelings on paper.

02/12/2015

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CT Scans Covered By Insurance Is ‘Best News,’ Says Denver Doctor

The chest CT scan that smoker Stan Swank received in April may have saved his life, and offered proof that early detection of lung cancer is effective.

12/23/2014

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Denver Pediatric Allergist: Don’t Panic To New Study Linking Childhood Asthma To Phthalates

A new study links a pregnant woman’s exposure to some common household chemicals to their unborn child’s risk of developing asthma.

09/17/2014

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Sleep Apnea Sufferers Get Help After Watching Sleep Lab Video

An estimated 18 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea which means they stop breathing at different times during their sleep cycle.

08/27/2014

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National Jewish Health And Saint Joseph Hospital Join Forces

Two Denver hospitals are teaming up for a new joint operating agreement.

06/25/2014

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Longshot Linebacker Playing In His 5th Pro League

Chase Vaughn called in sick last week, telling his bosses at National Jewish Health where he answered phone calls from people wanting to stop smoking or lose weight that he had the stomach flu.

05/20/2014

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Study Compares Effects Of Good Sleep Habits Vs. Insomnia Medication

Chronic insomnia affects one in five Americans at some time or another and researchers at National Jewish Health in Denver are working to find a cure.

03/10/2014

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