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Two Elected to IOM

James O. Hill, PhD, and Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, are now members of the Institute of Medicine, which recognizes their outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

Weak Link in Ebola Fight

UCH Chief of Infectious Diseases says Ebola transmission to health care workers most likely occurs when they discard their protective clothing after visiting a patient.

Nitrous Oxide for Labor Pains

UCH will become the first in the Rocky Mountain region to offer nitrous oxide - aka laughing gas - to women in labor.

Test Drive Health Careers Video

High school freshmen come to Anschutz Medical Campus to learn about careers in medicine.

Early Breast Cancer Detection

University of Colorado Hospital is using technology that can detect breast cancer 30 percent earlier.

Maternal-Baby Care in Guatemala

A CU physician is opening a maternal-fetal clinic in Guatemala to help women in one of the poorest parts of the world.

Bod Pod Measures Fat

Egg-shaped Bod Pods are the most accurate way to measure body fat.

Join Extreme Weight Loss Boot Camp

Extreme Weight Loss: Destination Boot Camp at the Anschutz Health & Wellness Center is open to anyone who has 20 pounds or more to lose.

Cold Cap Prevents Chemo Baldness

An ice cold bathing cap is helping cancer patients prevent hair loss that comes with chemotherapy.

New Conference Center for Anschutz

A new Hyatt Hotel and conference center will open early 2016 across from Anschutz Medical Campus to accommodate hospital and campus visitors and business meetings.

Worries, Hopes about Donor Organ Reorg

A national proposal to change how donated livers are distributed will alter how many Colorado patients receive organs.

Sepsis Education Campaign Launches

Sepsis sickens and kills thousands every year, but many people don't know the symptoms.

Anschutz Campus Keeping Its Promises

Seven years since CU took over the old Fitzsimons Army post, the university and partner hospitals are living up to expectations through patient care and research.

Big Plans for Fitzsimons

Restaurants, retail, a hotel and student housing could join the biotech and high tech companies planned for Fitzsimons Redevelopment Authority north of campus.

Some CPR Videos Inaccurate

A CU physician cautions viewers to be selective with CPR videos because few show up-to-date instructions on the procedure.