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Children's Donates Food

Children's Hospital Colorado is the first major Colorado donor to Copia, which reduces food waste by matching donors with groups serving people in need.

Crazy for Avocados

Americans love avocado, maybe a little too much, a CU doctor says.

8 Foods Cardiologists Avoid

Heart doctors tend to avoid certain foods to prevent cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death for American men and women.

Independence for Veterans

A coalition of caregiving groups and researchers is helping create independence for veterans in rural Colorado.

Epilepsy Warning for Incredibles 2

Portions of the film Incredibles 2 could cause seizures in people with photosensitive epilepsy, a CU doctor says. Warning signs are now posted outside theaters.

EndCan to End Abuse

Former CU medical school dean Richard Krugman, MD, and a former patient who was kidnapped and assaulted as a child have established a center to support research, training and prevention of child abuse.

10 Skin Problems to Watch

Rashes and bumps are common skin occurrences, but a CU dermatologist says patients should be aware of possible medical problems.

Acupuncture Not Opioids

A patient traded in opioids for treatment at UCHealth Integrative Medicine Center to learn how to deal with his pain.

Funds for Advance Care Planning Training

A grant to CU, in partnership with The Denver Hospice, will expand an Advance Care Planning Volunteer Certification Program for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals.

Beware Alzheimer's Cure Scams

Local clinics offer amniotic stem cell treatments to help people with Alzheimer's disease, but CU experts say the expensive therapies are unproven.

Schulick Named Director of CU Cancer Center

Richard D. Schulick, MD, MBA, a renowned cancer surgeon and accomplished administrative leader, has been named director of the University of Colorado Cancer Center to lead a $100 million investment in the program over the next five years.

Immunotherapy For Food Allergies

Immunotherapies are being developed to help people with fatal food allergies build a tolerance to small amounts of allergens.

OK Google, I Need My Study Tips

University of Colorado researchers have created on-demand, voice-activated apps to enhance learning and teaching for members of CU Anschutz Medical Campus and CU Denver.

CU School of Medicine Honors Alumni

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is honoring four distinguished alumni at alumni reunion events this week.

Mental Health Center Opens for Vets

A new clinic will serve post-9/11 veterans, regardless of whether they were honorably discharged, and their family and friends.