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New Allergy Clinic Opens

Children's Hospital Colorado has opened one of the largest allergy and immunology centers in the country.

New STEM School for Campus

A school for sixth- through 12th graders studying science, technology, engineering and math will open by 2019 next to campus, where research and laboratories will extend students' learning opportunities.

Hide Button Batteries From Kids

Doctors at Children's Hospital Colorado say kids are getting sick and dying after swallowing button batteries.

Minimal Exercise Can Help

Exercise. Even doing less than the 2.5 hours a week recommended for good health is still helpful, a CU physician says.

'Request a Woman Scientist' Website

A neuroscience postdoc helped create the website Request a Woman Scientist to help media and other organizations find women experts.

Teens And Their Phones

How much should parents control their teenager's cell phone use?

Over-training Prevents Fat Loss

“Most recreational cyclists are doing too much high intensity training and they’re not getting leaner or faster,” CU researcher Iñigo San Millán says. “Many of your rides should be in Zone 2."

Testing the Detox Theory

A CU physician says your body does a bang-up job detoxifying your body, but a magazine's staffers tried five different detox diets to see if they felt any better afterward.

Giant VA Hospital Opening Soon

The big new Veteran's Administration hospital complex will open next to Anschutz Medical Campus by mid-year.

Holiday Recovery Tips

You might feel terrible if you overdo the food and drink on New Year's, but your body will quickly recover, and there are natural ways to speed the process, a CU doctor says.

Take Frostbite Seriously

Patients with frostbite have a 70 percent chance of amputation, but a CU physician was able to save a Colorado man from that fate.

Parents Bully Overweight Kids

Children who are bullied about their weight by a parent or other family member are more likely to become obese than children who are bullied by peers, says a CU pediatrician.

Record Set at Down Syndrome Event

The 9th Annual Be Beautiful Be Yourself fashion show raised a record $2.6 million for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.

The Truth About Facials

How much good do facials do? Very little in some cases, a CU dermatologist says, but it can depend on the methods used.

Celebrity Diet Downfalls

Celebrities pitch diets to their fans ranging from baby food to detox, but a CU physician says you may lose weight on those diets, but you'll gain it back.