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Synthetic marijuana (credit: Denver Police Dept.)

Feds Probe Likely Synthetic Pot Outbreak In Colorado

A federal team has arrived in Colorado to help investigate hospital reports that synthetic marijuana is to blame for scores of recent illnesses and possibly three fatalities in Denver and Colorado Springs.

09/10/2013

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Adams County Man Dies Of West Nile Virus

Health officials say a 53-year-old man from Adams County is the first confirmed fatal case of West Nile virus in the Denver metro area this year.

09/05/2013

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2nd Case Of Measles Confirmed In Colorado

Colorado health officials have now confirmed two cases of measles in the Denver area in the first cases reported in the state since 2006.

06/07/2013

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Tri-County Health Department Loses 91 Death Certificates

The Tri-County Health Department has confirmed that 91 death certificates are lost.

05/18/2013

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West Nile Virus Strikes 4 Coloradans

Denver-area health officials say four Coloradans have been diagnosed with the West Nile virus.

08/24/2012

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Top Spots To Get Free Check-ups, Immunizations & Vaccinations In Denver

With school starting soon, health care and immunizations are just as important as ever. Unfortunately, health care is very expensive, and many families are either under-insured or do not have health insurance at all. These five places offer low-cost options for immunizations and health care, and they offer care for all ages, including low-income seniors.

08/24/2012

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Adams County Woman Dies From Hantavirus

A woman from Adams County has died of hantavirus. It is the first fatal case of hantavirus in Colorado this year.

07/25/2012

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State Health Officials Warn Dentist Reused Syringes, Needles

The state health department is warning patients of Dr. Stephen Stein they need to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after it says the dentist re-used syringes and needles from one patient to another.

07/12/2012

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West Nile Virus Warning For 4 Colorado Counties

The West Nile Virus has been detected in four Colorado counties.

06/22/2012

The field where decomposing pigs and calves were found in Adams County. (credit: CBS)

Mystery Surrounds Dead Pigs Found In Adams County

Deputies in Adams County are trying to figure out how more than a dozen animals died.

04/11/2012

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