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12 May 18:03

Second opinion changes diagnosis from incurable to curable cancer - Science Codex


Second opinion changes diagnosis from incurable to curable cancer
Science Codex
... my colleague wanted a second opinion to ensure his patient got the best possible treatment plan established from the get-go, said Ross Camidge, MD, PhD, director of the thoracic oncology clinical program at the University of Colorado Cancer Center ...

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12 May 17:45

Scoop: EXTREME WEIGHT LOSS - *SEASON PREMIERE on ABC - Tuesday ... - Broadway World


Broadway World

Scoop: EXTREME WEIGHT LOSS - *SEASON PREMIERE on ABC - Tuesday ...
Broadway World
New in Season 4, in addition to working with Chris and Heidi, each participant will spend the first 90 days of his or her weight loss journey at the renowned University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC) in Aurora, CO. Chris and ...

06 May 10:56

Number of dangerous hash oil explosions grows in Colorado - KGWN


Number of dangerous hash oil explosions grows in Colorado
KGWN
Each month, patents arrive at the University of Colorado Hospital's burn center with deep, painful burns, almost all of which require surgery, associate nurse manager Camy Boyle said. But Wayne Winkler said though it remains cheaper to make the oil at ...

03 May 06:27

Aurora Muslim teen fights injustice with poetry - SunHerald.com


Aurora Muslim teen fights injustice with poetry
SunHerald.com
Now a junior at the University of Colorado Denver, she says her passion for making the world a better place sometimes diverts her from buckling down to study for classes such as geology and physics. When not attending classes, working at her bank job ...

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07 May 04:45

Diabetes study shows alarming growth in juvenile cases - kwgn.com


Austrian Tribune

Diabetes study shows alarming growth in juvenile cases
kwgn.com
DENVER — Researchers at the Colorado School of Public Health say the number of cases of diabetes nationwide has jumped by well over 30 percent between 2001 and 2009. For years, medical experts have warned that diabetes among children was a ...
Diabetes surging among American youthOCRegister
Cases of Diabetes Soaring Among American YouthAustrian Tribune
Prevalence of Diabetes Increasing in US YouthHCPLive

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07 May 18:21

Why Is Type 1 Diabetes Rising Among America's Youth? - Pacific Standard


Why Is Type 1 Diabetes Rising Among America's Youth?
Pacific Standard
Dana Dabelea, a professor at the University of Colorado-Denver, one of the study's co-authors, doesn't think the change was the result of improvements in medical diagnoses. “Diabetes in youth usually presents rather acutely,” she says, so it's hard for ...

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02 May 13:44

Participants Revealed for ABC's "Extreme Weight Loss" Season Four, Set at ... - DigitalJournal.com


Participants Revealed for ABC's "Extreme Weight Loss" Season Four, Set at ...
DigitalJournal.com
Unlike previous seasons, the first three months of the participants' journey were spent at University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC). The Center offers some of the country's most advanced research and science-based expertise, ...

03 May 18:04

$11 million UCHealth cancer center to open in June - The Coloradoan


$11 million UCHealth cancer center to open in June
The Coloradoan
Wagner was part of the team designing the new $11 million cancer center at the University of Colorado Health campus on Harmony Road that will open in June. Her reaction "really kind of changed the game," she said. The planned infusion room at the new ...

02 May 21:42

Too much sweetness: 'All sugars aren't the same' - The Globe and Mail


Too much sweetness: 'All sugars aren't the same'
The Globe and Mail
But that is hardly ideal for consumers, argues Richard Johnson, a professor of medicine at the University of Colorado Denver. He says that quibbling over which is worse is like trying to decide whether cigars do more harm than cigarettes. It also ...

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30 Apr 13:36

Colorado Works On New Rules For Edible Marijuana - Huffington Post


Colorado Works On New Rules For Edible Marijuana
Huffington Post
Any marijuana "serving size" in food is a wild guess because so little is known about marijuana dosing, said Dr. Michael Kosnett of the Colorado School of Public Health. Pot studies are based on controlled amounts in pill form, not cannabis mixed with ...

03 May 21:06

Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds - U.S. News & World Report


Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds
U.S. News & World Report
The reasons behind the increases aren't entirely clear, said lead researcher Dr. Dana Dabelea, the associate dean for faculty at the Colorado School of Public Health in Aurora. "While we do not completely understand the reasons for this increase, since ...

30 Apr 15:39

Colorado eyes edibles rules as more people eat pot - WNCT


Colorado eyes edibles rules as more people eat pot
WNCT
Any marijuana "serving size" in food is a wild guess because so little is known about marijuana dosing, said Dr. Michael Kosnett of the Colorado School of Public Health. Pot studies are based on controlled amounts in pill form, not cannabis mixed with ...

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02 May 01:40

Autophagy inhibition proves to fight cancer - Johns Hopkins News-Letter


Johns Hopkins News-Letter

Autophagy inhibition proves to fight cancer
Johns Hopkins News-Letter
A recent study released by the University of Colorado Cancer Center shows that some cancer cells can bring themselves back from death by ingesting themselves.When under times of extreme stress cells undergo autophagy, a word of Greek origin, which ...

24 Apr 00:45

Wellness Center Could Mark 'Turning Point' For Estes Economy - KUNC


Wellness Center Could Mark 'Turning Point' For Estes Economy
KUNC
The Wellness Center will be counseled by the University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center. “I think it's an ongoing trend in that people are looking for something more than a spa and less than a hospital,” said Heritage President John ...

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02 May 01:15

Colleges, universities respond to sexual violence investigation - CNN


Colleges, universities respond to sexual violence investigation
CNN
CU Denver supports the mission of OCR to "ensure equal access to education and promote educational excellence nationwide through the vigorous enforcement of civil rights" and plans to cooperate fully with the forthcoming investigation. CU Denver is ...

02 May 09:50

'Extreme Weight Loss' Brings On Doctor For New Season - Entertainment Tonight News


'Extreme Weight Loss' Brings On Doctor For New Season
Entertainment Tonight News
Doctor Wyatt is the medical director of the University of Colorado's Anschutz Health and Wellness Center. The participants will be spending the first three months of their weight-loss journey at the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center as their ...

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02 May 12:05

THC limits for pot edibles pushed by leaders of state's product-potency ... - Westword (blog)


THC limits for pot edibles pushed by leaders of state's product-potency ...
Westword (blog)
... in the marijuana industry. Members include Julie Berliner of Sweet Grass Kitchens, Meg Collins from the Cannabis Business Alliance, the Colorado District Attorney Council's Chris Haslor and Dr. Michael Kosnett with the Colorado School of Public Health.

02 May 13:53

4 from Colorado on sex violence, harassment list - Aurora Sentinel


4 from Colorado on sex violence, harassment list
Aurora Sentinel
UC Denver said it only learned it was under investigation when it was informed of Thursday's announcement. It said it contacted the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights and was told that notification had been mailed Tuesday that it ...

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02 May 06:46

Colorado doctors concerned about antibiotic-resistant bacteria; 'super bugs ... - The Denver Channel


Colorado doctors concerned about antibiotic-resistant bacteria; 'super bugs ...
The Denver Channel
"What's going on globally, is going on locally," said Dr. Michelle Barron, an infectious disease specialist at University of Colorado Hospital in Aurora. Researchers at the University of Colorado Hospital are studying the bacteria itself as well as new ...

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02 May 13:53

Aurora Anschutz Wellness center readies for ABC show - Aurora Sentinel


Aurora Anschutz Wellness center readies for ABC show
Aurora Sentinel
AURORA | The Anschutz Health and Wellness Center feels like home to personal trainers Chris and Heidi Powell. The couple live in Arizona, but they keep coming back to the 95,000-square-foot fitness facility on the northwestern edge of the Anschutz ...

25 Apr 21:15

New grad jobs? You'll find them in Denver, according to new ranking (Slideshow) - Denver Business Journal


New grad jobs? You'll find them in Denver, according to new ranking (Slideshow)
Denver Business Journal
Sarah Trzeciak, director of the career center at the University of Colorado Denver, said growing Denver industries like brewing, technology, manufacturing and energy give graduates new opportunities to find work in Denver. Many of those industries are ...

29 Apr 05:32

Second oil and gas forum in Greeley examines uncertainties over effects on health - Greeley Tribune


Second oil and gas forum in Greeley examines uncertainties over effects on health
Greeley Tribune
Garry Kaufman, deputy director of Colorado's Air Pollution Control Division, and John Adgate, environmental and occupational health chairman for the Colorado School of Public Health, joined nearly 200 people at Billie Martinez Elementary School for the ...

30 Apr 16:01

The lessons of Cinco de Mayo - La Voz Nueva


La Voz Nueva

The lessons of Cinco de Mayo
La Voz Nueva
The Seventh Annual Poetry Festival dedicated to the late Denver poet Lalo Delgado at the Auraria Campus is a fitting beginning to this year's Cinco de Mayo celebrations. In a sense, the words expressed by this humble artist, in his famous poem “Stupid ...

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25 Apr 18:35

Facebook Users Most Likely to Unfriend High School Pals - PC Magazine


Facebook Users Most Likely to Unfriend High School Pals
PC Magazine
A new study from the University of Colorado Denver dug into why people unfriend others on Facebook. 0shares. Facebook Study Teens Dislike. Why are people unfriending you on Facebook? Don't worry; it's probably just those people you went to high ...

24 Apr 14:19

Here's Why Your Old High School Friends Are Unfriending You On Facebook - Huffington Post


Here's Why Your Old High School Friends Are Unfriending You On Facebook
Huffington Post
In reality, it appears former high school friends are unfriended more than any other group on Facebook, according to a recent study by Christopher Sibona, a doctoral student at the University of Colorado Denver. For the study, Sibona separated Facebook ...

25 Apr 21:12

Statin users may see drug as a free pass - WTSP 10 News


Statin users may see drug as a free pass
WTSP 10 News
Robert Eckel, an endocrinologist, and professor at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, says that while he would like to see the study validated in another population, the study highlights that statins shouldn't be thought of as a free ...

28 Apr 02:24

Second of three fracking forums is tonight in Greeley - Greeley Tribune


Second of three fracking forums is tonight in Greeley
Greeley Tribune
... P.C.; and John Adgate, chairman of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health. The moderator will be Patty Limerick, faculty director, Center of the American West, which is based at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

28 Apr 15:12

Universite Laval wins Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2014 with 2824 mpg - Autoblog (blog)


Product Design & Development

Universite Laval wins Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2014 with 2824 mpg
Autoblog (blog)
There were also a handful of hydrogen-powered vehicles, with the winner's crown going to the University of Colorado Denver with a score of 37.37 m/kWh. The Prototype battery-powered EV category was won by the Université de Sherbrooke from Quebec, ...
This Vehicle Gets 2824 Miles Per GallonProduct Design & Development

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22 Apr 17:13

Research shows impact of Facebook unfriending - Phys.Org


Research shows impact of Facebook unfriending
Phys.Org
Two studies from the University of Colorado Denver are shedding new light on the most common type of `friend' to be unfriended on Facebook and their emotional responses to it. The studies, published earlier this year, show that the most likely person ...

28 Apr 17:31

Uric Acid Linked to Fracture Risk - MedPage Today


Uric Acid Linked to Fracture Risk
MedPage Today
In a prospective cohort study, men ages 65 and up with uric acid levels above 7 mg/dL were 62% more likely than those with lower levels to fracture a hip, Tapan Mehta, MD, of the University of Colorado Denver, and colleagues reported at the National ...