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Marijuana Moms

Last Updated by Marybel Gonzalez on

Cannabis use among pregnant and breastfeeding mothers is on the rise. Health officials warn of possible risks to babies.

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"Insight: Opioid Babies" Pregnant Addicts Have Limited Medical Options

Last Updated by RMPBS News Staff, Lori Jane Gliha on

Nearly half of the 64 counties in Colorado do not currently have a medical provider with training and licensing to legally prescribe buprenorphine, one of two recommended treatments for pregnant opioid addicts. Data shows the number of babies who experienced opioid-related withdrawal symptoms increased nearly two and a half times between 2011 and 2015.

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Stories of Addiction

Last Updated by Alexa Corcoran on

Our "Insight" team interviews four Coloradans who have been affected by the nation's opioid-abuse epidemic. Watch the full piece "Opioid Babies" Thursday, February 16 at 7pm.

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South Side A Cappella Group Scores Viral Facebook Hit

South Side A Cappella Group Scores Viral Facebook Hit

Durell Jones said he and the other members of The Remedy support their families by sing...

Washington Week Extra: Colorado Edition - Swing-State Issues

Washington Week Extra: Colorado Edition - Swing-State Issues

Colorado voters ask our panel questions about Clinton's likeability and debate moderators.

Rauner, Kirk Criticize Trump For Language

Rauner, Kirk Criticize Trump For Language

Prominent Illinois Republicans distanced themselves from Donald Trump Monday. Both Gov....

Election 2016

Election 2016

Your roundup of the 2016 Presidential Campaign from across public media. Connecting you to in-depth reporting and analysis on the candidates and the issues this election year.