Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Colorado has the highest teen vaping rate in the country. Why hasn’t it seen more cases of lung illness?
The state Health Department has a team of epidemiologists hunting for answers -- and overlooked cases
How Colorado’s rural education network went from teaching home economics to fighting the opioid epidemicBy Monte Whaley Health Primary category in which blog post is published
The auto dealers sued to block the policy, but failed to convince a judge that lower-emission vehicles will cause “economic injury” to their industry
Looking for a safe nursing home is hard. And a newly released watch list tells only part of the story.
The Special Focus Facility list includes some -- but not all -- of Colorado’s most troubled nursing homes. Here are other resources for families.
To counteract the rising mortality figure, the state strengthened a death review committee and plans to expand drug treatment
Colorado Springs’ downtown creek has long been viewed as a blight. Then one man started catching trout in it.
Colorado Springs is one of only a few remaining Front Range cities without a creek or river being regularly used for recreation. “There’s so many opportunities," said Alan Peak.
New statistics released Thursday show that Colorado's vaccination rates for kindergarteners have worsened for some key immunizations. Critics say Polis' efforts don't go far enough.
The state recorded 349 deaths from prescription painkillers, dropping by 24 from the previous year
Colorado is creating a network of doctors to diagnose child abuse and keep kids from slipping through the safety net
The state has just six doctors board certified in child abuse pediatrics, and they’re all on the Front Range
Automakers hoped they could convince Colorado not to adopt controversial zero-emission vehicle standards by volunteering to make more electric-vehicle models available in the state
In 2018, 885 people died by firearm in Colorado