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We have a long-standing record of service that reflects our commitment to serving the Colorado community. An array of programs and projects designed to help the community is a testament to our work.

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Community Newsroom

 

Marijuana Stunts Fetal Brain Development

Many pregnant women use marijuana, but doctors warn that the drug can impact the child's intelligence and self-control.

Battle Against Dry Winter Skin, Eyes

Losing the battle against dry winter skin and eyes? Here are some tips to keep yourself lubricated and comfortable.

Late Start to Flu Season

The flu season is getting a late start, but this year's strain could be more serious than some others.

Overwhelmed by Opioids

Doctors in rural Colorado are dealing with an explosion of opioid addictions and have limited resources to help their patients.

Mysterious Marijuana Malady

Patients with a history of heavy, long-term marijuana use are appearing in Colorado emergency rooms complaining of intense pain and vomiting.

Can You Die From a Broken Heart?

Heartbreak can be fatal, a CU cardiologist says. “People are at higher risk of heart attack and stroke in the month after the death of a loved one.”

Glycogen Measurement for Athletes

Technology developed by CU measures glycogen to help athletes configure individual food and exercise plans.

Is Your Metabolism Slow?

A breath test can determine how many calories your body burns at rest, a CU doctor says.

CU Program Aids Drug Addicts

Drug addicts in Denver jails can be selected to participate in a CU methadone clinic.

CU Opens Guatemala Birthing Center

A new birthing center in Guatemala will be staffed by local attendants trained by CU physicians and health care providers.

Pedestrian Bridge To New VA

Veterans advocates propose a pedestrian bridge linking the new light rail stop with the soon-to-be-open VA medical campus at Anschutz Medical Campus.

Bionic Eye Implant

A bionic eye implant at UCHealth Eye Center has restored vision to a Kansas man who had been blind for more than 50 years.

Vertigo Video Goes Viral

A video showing a CU doctor's simple cure for vertigo has gotten nearly 2 million Web hits.

Working Out While High

Some people say a little pot before the gym makes for a better workout. A CU physician says it probably only seems that way.

Six Decades of Medicine

A CU School of Medicine alumnus born in 1921 reflects upon nearly 60 years of patient care.