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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.

Physician Helps Lead Lupus, RA Network

V. Michael Holers, MD, has been awarded a grant to help establish the Accelerating Medicine Partnership in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus Network.

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.

Plan for First US Carbon-ion Facility

With researchers in Japan and CSU, CU is studying building a carbon-ion radiation therapy center in Aurora to treat animals and people with deadly cancers.

Cold Cap Prevents Chemo Baldness

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

Bod Pod Measures Fat

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

CU's Baldness Remedy Inventor Dies

While working at CU School of Medicine in the early 1970s, Dr. Guinter Kahn helped develop a drug later marketed as Rogaine to grow hair.

More Boys with Eating Disorders

A CU physicians says a quarter of her patients in an eating disorders program are boys who suffer from an assortment of body image problems.

Sepsis Education Campaign Launches

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

Worries, Hopes about Donor Organ Reorg

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

Blocking Cancer Growth

CU Cancer Center researchers have blocked the activity of a protein that drives cancer growth.

Schizophrenia Eight Ways

Genetic research shows there are eight distinct types of schizophrenia, each with their own symptoms and risk of onset.

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.

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.

Antibiotics Linked to Obesity

The antibiotics used to fatten farm animals may be the reason so many children are obese, a CU researcher says.