Colorado Launches Pot Education Plan For ParentsColorado's health department has launched two new marijuana education campaigns to try to keep children away from pot.
New Website Gives Vaccination And Exemption Rates In Colorado Schools And Child Care FacilitiesThere is a new tool for parents to check vaccination rates in Colorado schools and day care facilities.
Lamborn Says EPA May Reconsider Colorado Storm Water SuitU.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to drop a lawsuit against Colorado Springs over contaminated runoff that affects Pueblo County and downstream agriculture.
Colorado Lawmakers Want New Study On Oil, Gas Health RisksSome Colorado legislators want a new state health department study on the potential health risks of the oil and gas industry, saying an earlier assessment that found low risk was inadequate.
Addicts Help Colorado Leaders Formulate Heroin Addiction Battle PlanLessons learned from addicts and their families are helping Colorado leaders in their efforts to attack the heroin addiction problem statewide.
State Creates Permanent Household Medication Drop-Off LocationsColorado health officials are setting up permanent locations across the state for people to dispose of medications they no longer need in an effort to reduce prescription drug abuse.
Warning Of Possible Measles Exposure In Denver-Boulder AreaThousands of people in the Denver metro area could have been exposed to measles over eight days last month in what's being called a "wide variety of locations in the Denver-Boulder area."
Opponents Say Barring Pot Use In Denver Businesses UnwiseOpponents of a state ruling that would prevent bars and many restaurants in Denver from offering on-site marijuana consumption said the ruling would overturn a law approved by voters and force people to sneak around.
New Rules Make Marijuana Packaging Safer, Less Appealing To KidsNew rules for packaging of both medical and retail marijuana products go into effect Oct. 1. The new packaging requirements have been designed to make the packages safer for adults and less appealing to children.
Patient Skeptical, Believes He Contracted Hep C From Guilty Surgical Tech's ActionsA former Swedish Medical Center surgical technician on Tuesday pleaded guilty to federal charges that he stole the powerful painkiller fentanyl from operating rooms.
Hospitals Reporting More Colorado Babies Being Born THC-PositiveColorado's legalization of recreational marijuana has led to an increase in the number of babies being born THC-positive.
Feds: Former Swedish Surgery Tech Accused Of Stealing Drugs Carries HIVFederal prosecutors in Colorado announced Wednesday that a hospital surgery technician accused of stealing painkiller syringes is HIV positive and urged patients who may have possibly been infected by him to be tested.