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14 Mar 17:05

Crafting Yourself: CU Denver students create a creative program for kids - Westword (blog)


Westword (blog)

Crafting Yourself: CU Denver students create a creative program for kids
Westword (blog)
The students behind Crafting Yourself aren't all that much older than the six-graders their after-school program is designed to help. As part of the University Honors and Leadership program at the University of Colorado Denver, five senior scholars ...

12 Mar 15:38

Rite of Spring, aka Spring Break - La Voz Nueva


La Voz Nueva

Rite of Spring, aka Spring Break
La Voz Nueva
“I guess I can understand the hype surrounding it to a point,” said Ashleigh Mills, 28 of the University of Colorado-Denver. “I know if I still lived in Vermont, I'd probably want to take a trip somewhere warm and sunny in March, too. But I don't ...

13 Mar 11:19

DJ Chonz's new scholarship offers a full ride for CU Denver's summer music ... - Westword (blog)


Westword (blog)

DJ Chonz's new scholarship offers a full ride for CU Denver's summer music ...
Westword (blog)
DJ Chonz (born Mario Rodriguez) is a graduate of the Music Industry program at he University of Colorado at Denver. He recently returned to UCD to pursue a Master's Degree in Communication. A full time on-air personality on Denver's KS 107.5 FM and ...

12 Mar 06:25

Researchers examine mothers' condition during maintenance period after child's ... - News-Medical.net


Researchers examine mothers' condition during maintenance period after child's ...
News-Medical.net
"It's a whole new cancer world" and "I don't remember what it's like to have sleep" were the most common themes of mothers interviewed by University of Colorado Cancer Center researchers during the maintenance period after a child's treatment for acute ...

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12 Mar 15:57

Anschutz Campus beacons for nearby patients, workers and curious - Aurora Sentinel


Anschutz Campus beacons for nearby patients, workers and curious
Aurora Sentinel
“This is a real partnership. Years ago, residents in the neighborhood had the feeling we couldn't go on campus, that we were not welcome. That's not the case any longer” — Councilwoman Sally Mournier. By RACHEL SAPIN Staff Writer 03/12/14 8:08 am ...

10 Mar 17:23

Colorado's universities lead bioscience charge - Northern Colorado Business Report


Colorado's universities lead bioscience charge
Northern Colorado Business Report
Thirty-one miles to the south, at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, SixOne Solutions is in the beginning phases of testing new cancer treatments. Founded by Associate Professor of Pharmacology Heide Ford and Associate Professor of ...

11 Mar 04:04

US News releases 2015 Best Graduate Schools rankings - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

US News releases 2015 Best Graduate Schools rankings
New York Daily News
The University of Colorado—Denver slid from No. 5 to No. 13 and is now tied with the Geffen School of Medicine at University of California—Los Angeles and University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine. Engineering: The top engineering ...

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10 Mar 01:45

Cleft palate surgery for adults a self-esteem booster - 9NEWS.com


Cleft palate surgery for adults a self-esteem booster
9NEWS.com
That all changed when she met Dr. Andrew Winkler during a visit to University of Colorado hospital. Told she would have to live with a cleft palate the rest of her life, Dr. Winkler told her otherwise. "There's a lot of times people are told that ...

08 Mar 04:54

Marijuana and traffic safety hot topic at public health forum on pot - kdvr.com


Marijuana and traffic safety hot topic at public health forum on pot
kdvr.com
An assistant professor for the Colorado School of Public Health, which organized the event, says numbers show that higher doses of pot equal a greater risk behind the wheel. Earlier in the week, a number of Colorado Police Chiefs asked the state ...

07 Mar 22:34

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month - 9NEWS.com


March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness month
9NEWS.com
From 2010 until 2012, she underwent treatment at University of Colorado Hospital. Today, she is stable, but goes back for more testing later this month. Sweeney says her story highlights just how important it is to get screened. "Colon cancer is the ...

07 Mar 22:44

Childhood Obesity May Increase Cardiac Events in Adulthood - Diabetes In Control


Childhood Obesity May Increase Cardiac Events in Adulthood
Diabetes In Control
Advertisement. "Kids' maturing bodies may be especially vulnerable to the detrimental health effects of obesity," study investigator Kristen Nadeau, MD, of the University of Colorado Cancer Center, said in a press release. "Early exposure can make you ...

10 Mar 14:56

Using art to heal: Curt Bean gets creative to help treat combat veterans ... - Lincoln County Journal


Lincoln County Journal

Using art to heal: Curt Bean gets creative to help treat combat veterans ...
Lincoln County Journal
As if life for the veteran wasn't busy enough trying to juggle work, veterans' classes, art shows, and sales for the Art of War project, he is also attending classes at CU Denver to get his BSA in fine arts. After graduation Curt hopes to be able to ...

09 Mar 07:20

Man with shotgun spotted in two Aurora hotels - Denver Post


Man with shotgun spotted in two Aurora hotels
Denver Post
A man armed with a shotgun attempted to rob a woman in one Aurora hotel early Saturday and was spotted an hour later in a second hotel near the city's hospital complex on East Colfax Avenue, authorities say. University of Colorado Hospital and Children ...

08 Mar 22:36

Colorado Ukrainians, experts share insight - Denver Post


Colorado Ukrainians, experts share insight
Denver Post
Irina Serenchenko, a 22-year-old University of Colorado-Denver student, and native Russian, said the conflict is devastating to watch unfold on the news. "I have visited Ukraine many times, and I love my homeland, so I want this to just end peacefully ...

09 Mar 00:59

Former hospital doctor acknowledges groping patient - The Denver Channel


Former hospital doctor acknowledges groping patient
The Denver Channel
A former University of Colorado Hospital doctor has acknowledged groping a patient who was lying unable to see in a hospital bed following eye surgery. The Aurora Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/NLip1F ) Matthew Uhlenkott pleaded guilty to unlawful ...

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04 Mar 07:05

Pants too tight? Blame your treats - Denver Post


Pants too tight? Blame your treats
Denver Post
"If you generate a 100-calorie deficit on a daily basis, you can lose up to 10 pounds a year," Anschutz Health and Wellness Center registered dietitian Kim Gorman said. One pat butter/ 1 tablespoon - 102 calories = Walk the 16th Street Mall (1.25 miles ...

05 Mar 00:52

Hepatitis C breakthrough drug Sovaldi promises high cure rates, costs - Denver Post


Hepatitis C breakthrough drug Sovaldi promises high cure rates, costs
Denver Post
The CU hospital has had about 200 patients in trials here in recent years. Kim Bossley, a 45-year-old mother of two from Longmont, was among the first babies born to women who underwent a kidney transplant. Hailed as a miracle baby at the time, Bossley ...

05 Mar 13:48

Gas drilling boom accelerates with little study of public health effects - Bellingham Herald


Gas drilling boom accelerates with little study of public health effects
Bellingham Herald
The new study, led by John Adgate at the Colorado School of Public Health, examined available research on the environmental, social and psychological impacts of shale gas drilling. It was the first time anyone had tried to tackle the question in a ...

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26 Feb 10:01

Health links hyped to drive fear of fracking despite studies that fail to back ... - Washington Times


Health links hyped to drive fear of fracking despite studies that fail to back ...
Washington Times
The paper about birth defects, released in January by the Colorado School of Public Health, showed that pregnant women living within a 10-mile radius of a fracking site were more likely to give birth to babies with congenital heart defects but less ...

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05 Mar 02:18

Colorectal cancer awareness - 9NEWS.com


Colorectal cancer awareness
9NEWS.com
The University of Colorado Cancer Center and the Colorado Cancer Coalition are hosting the Dress in Blue event on Thursday March 6th at the Breckenridge Brewery in Denver. To learn more go to http://www.cucancercenterfund.org/dressinblue/ ...

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04 Mar 14:56

Tara Drews Returns After Succesful Lung Transplant - Thewagnerpost


Thewagnerpost

Tara Drews Returns After Succesful Lung Transplant
Thewagnerpost
Two years into that routine Tara went to the Anschutz Medical Campus located in Denver. It is one of a few medical facilities that are capable of performing multiple organ transplants. (At this point in Tara's journey, doctors thought she would need ...

04 Mar 02:20

'Patient safety issue' caused by Denver VA Medical Center parking; Rep. Mike ... - The Denver Channel


The Denver Channel

'Patient safety issue' caused by Denver VA Medical Center parking; Rep. Mike ...
The Denver Channel
The VA had leased parking from the University of Colorado Denver, but was warned years ago that the parking structures and lots would not be a permanent option because the CU property was slated for redevelopment. A series of parking lots have since ...

03 Mar 16:36

Aurora theater shooting Fast Facts - kdvr.com


Aurora theater shooting Fast Facts
kdvr.com
July 25, 2012 – Authorities discover a package in a University of Colorado-Denver mail room apparently sent by Holmes. July 30, 2012 – Holmes is charged with 142 counts including first-degree murder. Among the charges are 116 counts of attempted ...

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27 Feb 13:09

School board presented Anschutz information - Estes Park Trail-Gazette


School board presented Anschutz information
Estes Park Trail-Gazette
The center - the EPMC/Anschutz Health and Wellness Center - is a joint venture between the hospital and the Stanley Hotel. Local wellness training will be provided by staff from the Aurora-based Anschutz Health and Wellness Center. There is a measure ...

03 Mar 04:27

Man who nearly dies travels from Australia to thank Colorado doctors - 9NEWS.com


9NEWS.com

Man who nearly dies travels from Australia to thank Colorado doctors
9NEWS.com
KUSA - Simon Paton, of Australia, was on a ski vacation with his wife three years ago when he slipped on the ice and his brain started to bleed - he had a stroke and nearly died. He was rushed to University of Colorado Hospital and spent seven weeks there.

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28 Feb 12:28

3D mapping biopsy finds 3x more prostate cancer than ultrasound biopsy - Oncology Nurse Advisor


3D mapping biopsy finds 3x more prostate cancer than ultrasound biopsy
Oncology Nurse Advisor
... pursue focal therapy in which only the cancerous sections of the prostate are removed and so need[s] accurate information on the position of his cancer,” said senior author Al Barqawi, MD, investigator at the University of Colorado Cancer Center in ...

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28 Feb 11:41

CU testing leads to approval for new leukemia treatment - HealthCanal.com


CU testing leads to approval for new leukemia treatment
HealthCanal.com
This sort of collaborative endeavor is a hallmark of the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, which pulls together research, health care and education on more than 200 acres in Aurora. The promising clinical trial, however, is only one step.

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01 Mar 01:31

UCD Professor peering at teaching habits through Google Glass - Aurora Sentinel


UCD Professor peering at teaching habits through Google Glass
Aurora Sentinel
Talbot, an assistant professor at University of Colorado Denver in the School of Education and Human Development, wears Google Glasses on Friday to help him better understand how teachers interact with students. His glasses are part of a semester-long ...

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01 Mar 18:15

Wellness industry eclipses ski industry in Colorado - Estes Park Trail-Gazette


Wellness industry eclipses ski industry in Colorado
Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Cullen said what makes him really excited about the size of the wellness industry is the letter-of-intent he signed with the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center to be its exclusive partner in developing the center's wellness program around the state ...

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03 Mar 07:19

CU walks on the wild(life) side, opening classrom space in museum - Denver Post


CU walks on the wild(life) side, opening classrom space in museum
Denver Post
"The reality is that in education, access is an important component," said Don Elliman, chancellor of the University of Colorado Denver and the Anschutz Medical Campus. "This is a great opportunity that we're extraordinarily excited about. We're ...

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