Denver Public Health
It could take months to find someone housing. And in that time, hundreds more who are newly homeless or new to Denver have arrived.
E. coli fouls 100 Colorado waterways. But managers aren’t sure how big the threat is to people playing in streams.Sharon Udasin Environment Primary category in which blog post is published
Colorado wants to ensure coronavirus won’t affect low-income, minority communities disproportionatelyMichael Booth Health Primary category in which blog post is published
Schools, other public institutions are buying locally sourced food spurred by policy, values. But labor, distribution and other issues are unresolved.
To boost low measles vaccination rates, public health agencies are targeting Colorado’s biggest counties
After an executive order from Gov. Jared Polis, departments are running radio ads, mailing parents and urging schools to beef up vaccination efforts to avoid an outbreak
Social groups with names like “Sober Not Boring” and “Sober AF” are seeking like-minded members tired of the drunk scene
The state ranked poorly in health outcomes and mediocre overall in the latest national report on child well-being by the Annie E. Casey Foundation
Opinion: Placing vape devices under Clean Indoor Air Act will help public health. But more must be done.Opinion
One in eight Denver residents is clinically depressed and most aren’t getting treatment, new study says
Public health officials in Denver used electronic records, surveys to pinpoint how many in the city are depressed