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Colorado is having another good flu season so far. But that could change.

Flu vaccinations are running behind last year’s record pace, causing some worry among health officials

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You need a flu shot this year. Here’s a guide to help you find one in Colorado.

Health officials are urging everyone to get a flu vaccine this year to limit the strain on hospitals from a potential flu-coronavirus double whammy

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When we met amid social distancing, it felt like starting our friendship from scratch

Colorado authors, thinkers and readers share their thoughts on living through historic times as the state fights the progress of coronavirus

Write On, Colorado

Coronavirus testing is lagging so much that some Colorado counties are asking citizens to self-report symptoms

These county-run dashboards offer data that’s not statistically valid, but provides important clues. “In the absence of anything else, it’s really important to have something,” Summit County spokeswoman says.

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Months ago, Colorado trained to prepare for a pandemic. But not one like the coronavirus.

The nationwide Crimson Contagion training exercise shows how assumptions made in pandemic planning have hindered the response to COVID-19 in Colorado and the nation.

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Nicolais: Comparisons of the coronavirus to the flu should terrify us

Last week my neighbor passed away from the flu, and I worry that the care provided to him won’t be available for Coloradans infected with the coronavirus

Opinion Columns

Colorado’s other pandemic: The 1918 flu and the lessons learned — or maybe not — for coronavirus

Aside from some quick action in Gunnison, cities and towns across the state struggled as the flu pandemic of 1918 ran its deadly course

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The startlingly high cost of the “free” flu shot

Flu shots are relatively cheap compared with most health services, but considering the tens of millions of Americans who get vaccinated each year, those prices add up

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