Health

What childhood vaccine rates can, and can’t, teach us about COVID...

"What Childhood Vaccine Rates Can, and Can’t, Teach Us About Covid Vaccines" originally appeared at khn.org. Polls show Americans are increasingly interested in getting vaccinated...

Telling our abortion stories for Abortion Provider Appreciation Day

One of the best ways we can reduce abortion stigma is by telling our abortion stories — even if we think they’re ordinary. In...

Why Colorado needs to pass the birth equity bill package

As long as outcomes in infant and maternal health are not disaggregated by race and ethnicity by each provider or facility, we will never...

School boards refused to let students receive medical cannabis. Parents are...

When the school board refused to let their daughter, Marley, receive her cannabis-derived medicine from willing teachers, Sarah and Mark Porter made the difficult...

Rural Americans in pharmacy deserts hurting for COVID vaccines

"Rural Americans in pharmacy deserts hurting for COVID vaccines" was originally published at khn.org. As the Biden administration accelerates a plan to use pharmacies to...

Denver approves first funding for safe outdoor spaces for people experiencing...

In July, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock announced he would allow people to live outdoors and promised that several temporary sanctioned camp sites would be...

High-potency THC products are a problem we must address

We believe that it is imperative that our elected officials use science and research to craft legislation that will keep up with the dangerous regulatory gaps on high-potency THC.

Colorado needs a human rights approach to maternity care

Racial inequities are on full display in light of COVID-19, but they have been drastic pre-pandemic for families of color giving birth. Black women are...

Vaccine disparities answered with weekend clinic at west Denver church

Around 500 Coloradans who are 70 and older were signed up to get a shot in the arm at St. Cajetan Catholic Church in...

Colorado health department prepares to overhaul COVID-19 dial system

Soon, Colorado's COVID-19 dial is getting a makeover. State health officials determine county-level coronavirus restrictions based on various disease metrics included in the COVID-19 dial...

Latest News

Latest Commentary

Adjust Font Size