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Health

9 tips to help you quit smoking

9 tips to help you quit smokingIt's not easy to quit smoking. If you want to kick the habit, here are some helpful tips.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Investigations

Rape kits unavailable in 2 Colorado college towns

Rape kits unavailable in 2 Colorado college townsAmid a national push for colleges to do more to prevent sex assaults and treat survivors better, 9Wants to Know discovered students at two major Colorado universities can't get a sex assault forensic exam in the city where they go to school.
  • Investigations
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Moms

Moms have 'no excuse' to skip fitness

Moms have 'no excuse' to skip fitness"If anybody makes fun of you, it's just sickening," she says through her tears. "Because you made life."
  • Moms
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Health

Free help available for Connect for Health Colorado

Free help available for Connect for Health ColoradoConnect for Health is nonprofit, health insurance marketplace where individuals and families can compare affordable health care.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Should Colorado pre-approve pot edibles?

Should Colorado pre-approve pot edibles?Health officials in Colorado created a stir Monday by suggesting the state create a special panel to approve the design of new marijuana edibles before they can be sold.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Politics

Death with Dignity legislation being drafted in Colorado

Death with Dignity legislation being drafted in ColoradoState Rep. Joann Ginal (D-Fort Collins) is currently drafting legislation that would create an Oregon style "Death with Dignity" law in Colorado. She says she's not positive if she'll officially sponsor and present a bill yet as the draft is still in...
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Moms

Family hopeful as baby battles rare condition

Family hopeful as baby battles rare conditionTyler said the couple, who expected a normal delivery, were caught off guard when hospital staff rushed their newborn baby away.
  • Moms
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Local

Connect for Health Colorado enrollment opens

Connect for Health Colorado enrollment opensConnect for Health Colorado – the Centennial state's healthcare exchange – started open enrollment this weekend.
  • Local
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Holiday Guide

Tips to help you get some sleep this holiday season

Tips to help you get some sleep this holiday seasonSleeping during the holidays is tough, but a local expert is sharing her tips for getting your much needed shuteye.
  • Holiday Guide
  • 1 week ago
Travel

Temporary 'vacation breasts' may be here by 2016

Temporary 'vacation breasts' may be here by 2016Doctor is working on solution to test-drive breast implants.
  • Travel
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Food

What to keep, throw away in your fridge

What to keep, throw away in your fridge10 common foods found in your fridge and directions on whether you should keep it or toss it.
  • Food
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Officials encourage shopping for health insurance now

Officials encourage shopping for health insurance nowOpen enrollment for health insurance starts Nov. 14 and officials encourage shopping for it now.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Former ACHS shot outside of school works to walk again

Former ACHS shot outside of school works to walk againThose outside of Aurora Central High School on that day remember what happened. Others have long forgotten.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Why do we listen to sad music when we're sad?

Why do we listen to sad music when we're sad?Let's be honest here… If you've ever gone through a break-up or dealt with something that's left you emotionally drained, chances are you slapped on some headphones and cranked up some sad tunes.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Colorado boy Max Smith goes to Washington

Colorado boy Max Smith goes to WashingtonColorado boy Max Smith goes to Washington
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Watercooler

Couple gives away $3K to strangers with cancer

Couple gives away $3K to strangers with cancerLinda Binder is living out a dream this week by helping out strangers who are facing the same medical worries she once dealt with.
  • Watercooler
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Senior Source

Wheat Ridge ranked as one of the best places to retire

Wheat Ridge ranked as one of the best places to retireThe website www.livability.com has ranked Wheat Ridge, CO as one of the "Ten Best Places to Retire" in America.
  • Senior Source
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Food

Pizza Hut to turn brand upside down

Pizza Hut to turn brand upside downHoping to boost sales, Pizza Hut is about to add gobs of new flavors and ingredients.
  • Food
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

How a local woman is raising epilepsy awareness

How a local woman is raising epilepsy awarenessIn a season that features many different organizations raising awareness for different causes, one woman is on a year-round campaign to make people more aware of her condition: epilepsy.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Health

HealthCare.gov opens for insurance plan shoppers

HealthCare.gov opens for insurance plan shoppersThe federal health insurance exchange will go live Sunday night for window shopping — a couple days later than some expected — as government officials worked to refine both their technology and their message to one encouraging people to re-enroll to save money when...
  • Health
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Health

Report: Laundry 'pods' sent 1 child a day to hospitals

Report: Laundry 'pods' sent 1 child a day to hospitalsA laundry product designed for convenience has quickly turned into a serious and common hazard for small children, says a report on the dangers of liquid laundry detergent packets.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Health

Drug helps reverse overdoses (at home)

Drug helps reverse overdoses (at home)Ask any user, any doctor, any family member and they will all tell you drug overdoses come unannounced.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Consumer

Safety Alert: Overuse of Acetaminophen

Safety Alert: Overuse of AcetaminophenAcetaminophen is one of the most common ingredients in over-the-counter medications. It's in Tylenol and hundreds of other medicines. But Consumer Reports warns that the overuse of acetaminophen sends almost 80,000 people per year to emergency rooms and is now the...
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Watercooler

Breast-cancer survivor tattoos over her mastectomy scars

Breast-cancer survivor tattoos over her mastectomy scarsKaren Richards, a 12-year breast-cancer survivor, celebrated her survival by getting tattoos on her mastectomy scars.
  • Watercooler
  • 2 weeks ago
Events

Honoring people who help those in the end stages of life

Honoring people who help those in the end stages of lifeThere are 61 Medicare-certified hospices in Colorado working out of 82 locations.
  • Events
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Diet/Fitness

Zzzzzz: Tips for getting your best night of sleep

Zzzzzz: Tips for getting your best night of sleepAre you looking for a great night's sleep? These tips should help.
  • Diet/Fitness
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Health

Ask Dr. John: Hypothyroidism, flu vs. Ebola

Ask Dr. John: Hypothyroidism, flu vs. EbolaDr. John Torres from Premier Urgent Care answers your questions every week.
  • Health
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago