DENVER—A trove of ancient bones is as irresistible as it gets for an anthropologist. That's why Charles Musiba, PhD, jumped at the call to join an elite group of researchers in South Africa for the Rising Star Expedition.
DENVER (Aug. 20, 2014) - Women who are poor have higher cortisol levels in pregnancy and give birth to infants with elevated levels of the stress hormone, putting them at greater risk for serious disease later in life, according to a CU Denver study.
DENVER (August 18, 2014) – Municipal zoning regulations may push marijuana dispensaries into low income, minority areas, according to a study just released by the University of Colorado Denver.
DENVER (Aug. 11, 2014) - In a rare study of how street network design affects public health, a CU Denver researcher has discovered that older, more compact cities promote more walking and biking and are generally healthier than many newer communities.
DENVER (Aug. 4, 2014) - Sports stadiums in Denver suffer from excess parking creating unattractive concrete spaces, heat islands and missed economic opportunities, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Denver.
AURORA, Colo. (July 22, 2014) - With over 170,000 students now playing high school lacrosse, more and more are being exposed to injuries during practice and competition, according to a new study from the Colorado School of Public Health.
AURORA, Colo. (July 8, 2014) -A new study from the Colorado School of Public Health show that despite modest improvements, poor oral health remains a major problem in the Navajo Nation and among American Indian overall.
AURORA, Colo. (July 3, 2014) - On June 6, Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet, Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan and more than 45 state leaders got a firsthand look at Colorado’s bioscience industry and the vital research being carried out at the Anschutz Medical Campus.
ASPEN (July 1, 2014)—While the Anschutz Medical Campus and other research institutions are on the "cusp of revolutionizing medical care," health officials worry that current momentum could be jeopardized by the high cost of personalized medicine.
AURORA, Colo. (June 30, 2014) - As the American population continues to age, new research is showing significant barriers to evaluations important to the continued safety and competence of older drivers.
ASPEN (June 30, 2014)-The film "Alive Inside" delivered an emotional wallop, while Dr. Huntington Potter, Ph.D., infused a post-film discussion with his research-based insights into Alzheimer's disease.
ASPEN (June 30, 2014)—With rates of childhood diabetes on the rise—numbers double every 20 years—the race is on to discover a vaccine or possibly a special diet to stem the disease, says leading diabetes researcher Dr. Rewers ofAnschutz Medical Campus.
DENVER (June 24, 2014) - A CU Denver study examining collisions between bicycles and motorists, shows bicyclist safety significantly increases when there are more bikes on the road.
DENVER (June 10, 2014) - As New Urbanist communities expand nationwide, a study from the University of Colorado Denver shows the increasing challenges of blancing complex traffic engineering systems with the ideals of walkable sustainable neighborhoods.
DENVER (June 2, 2014) - A new study from the University of Colorado Denver shows public health issues are often ignored in many transportation projects, especially when major roads are built through lower-income neighborhoods.
AURORA, Colo. (May 26, 2014)– A groundbreaking new study released today by the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center confirms definitively that drinking diet beverages helps people lose weight.
AURORA, Colo. (May 21, 2014)—Cancer patient Michael Moore got a dose of good news Monday. He learned that a clinical trial drug, which has helped him and other patients, received "breakthrough therapy" designation from the FDA.
AURORA, Colo. (May 19, 2014) -- At age 3, Trevor Ewert had four strokes. Now, five years later, he's doing well and is a model for what a team at the Anschutz Medical Campus hopes to accompish with a $2.6 million grant focusing on childhood stroke.
AURORA, Colo. (May 14, 2014) - Returning to their communities from correctional facilities can be difficult for former prisoners. Add to the list of challenges a high risk of winding up in the emergency department or the hospital.
AURORA, Colo. (May 8, 2014) - A CU School of Medicine study shows that pravastatin, a common treatment for high cholesterol, also slows down the growth of kidney cysts in children and young adults with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD).