Health

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11 charts that help explain health care costs in Colorado

State lawmakers are expected to make curbing the cost of care one of the top priorities in 2019

Communities in the Colorado high country, hit hard by soaring premiums, offer medical cost-sharing programs to ease burden

State insurance regulators riled by plans that have so far lured Vail Valley, Summit County, Steamboat Springs and Leadville

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Federal regulators cast shadow on hemp win, calling cannabidiol — or CBD –products illegal

CBD oils have become increasingly popular in lotions, tinctures and foods, but their legal status has been murky

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CDOT will cover cost of health study for Denver’s most polluted neighborhoods in I-70 project settlement

The $550,000 study is part of a settlement agreement after residents sued to block the expansion of Interstate 70 through northeast Denver

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Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail stirs passions as final vote looms

The “high-priority” 83-mile trail will encounter highways, rivers and neighbors concerned about limiting the impact on wildlife and the environment as the state pursues a more expansive trail connection

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The legislature denied them four times, so transgender people found another way to rewrite Colorado law on birth certificates

Current Colorado law -- the one transgender advocates have tried to change the last four years -- requires a person to have gender-reassignment surgery and prove it to a judge before asking to change the gender marker on a birth certificate

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The number of babies born with syphilis is accelerating in Colorado and nationwide

A record-setting 36,000 cases of STDs were reported in Colorado last year

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What is Medicare-X, Michael Bennet’s big idea to fix the American health insurance market?

Michael Bennet sees the plan as more likely to succeed than Democrats’ proposals for single-payer health care