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Encrucijada/Crossroads

Health

Encrucijada/Crossroads

Airing statewide in March on Rocky Mountain PBS and VMe, Crossroads and Encrucijada are two locally produced telenovelas that document Latino families in Colorado trying to navigate the health insu...

The Best Way to Get Over a Grudge

Next Avenue

The Best Way to Get Over a Grudge

Staying mad is bad for your health, so here's how to learn to forgive.

Retirement: It Just Might Be Good for Your Health

Next Avenue

Retirement: It Just Might Be Good for Your Health

A new study shows many retirees have more time to invest in their well-being.

How Syria’s shattered health care system affects civilians

PBS NewsHour

How Syria’s shattered health care system affects civilians

How Syria’s shattered health care system affects civilians

Web Extra - Deadly synthetic pot, emergency care for the dis

Colorado State of Mind

Web Extra - Deadly synthetic pot, emergency care for the dis

We examine “syn marijuana and emergency care for the disabled, who are also mentally ill.

Throughout the years that South Carolina ETV has offered the Priscilla Patrick Yoga series, we've had numerous requests from viewers wanting to purchase the entire series.

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Rural areas of Colorado hit hard by opioid epidemic

Last Updated by Luke Runyon, Harvest Public Media on

Jack Westfall, a family physician and researcher at the University of Colorado works with a network of rural clinics and hospitals in the state and says doctors on the plains are feeling frantic.

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How safe is super-concentrated marijuana?

Last Updated by PBS NewsHour on

Now legal in eight states, there are unanswered questions about the impact of recreational marijuana on public health. To maximize potency, pot can be purified for maximum THC, its psychoactive ingredient. But a lack of research and restrictions on these very high concentrations is raising concerns.

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Suicide in Colorado: Reversing Silence and Stigma

Last Updated by Marybel Gonzalez on

Insight explores Colorado’s high suicide rate with a powerful story of a teen-aged brother and sister, and a near-tragic event that changed their view of life.

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Insects attack food waste and complete a missing link in the food chain

Last Updated by Luke Runyon, Harvest Public Media on

Recycling food waste back into the system and keeping it out of landfills could address more than one issue in sustainability.

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Unintended consequences explored in ‘Colorado: The State of High’

Last Updated by RMPBS News Staff, PHILIP MARAVILLA on

Dabbing gives the rush of an instant high. And in Colorado, where recreational marijuana is legal, there are no limits on THC concentration.

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Jails, Prisons Are Common Repository for Those with Mental Illness

Last Updated by Joe Mahoney on

Many more people suffering with mental illnesses are in jail or prison in Colorado than in a therapeutic hospital setting.And many of the state's sheriffs are outspoken with their opinions that that should not be the case.

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Access to dental care declining in Colorado

Posted by Health Policy Solutions on

The crisis in access to dental health care in Colorado is growing more severe even as efforts continue.

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Colorado's health exchange must pay for itself by 2015

Posted by Katie Kerwin McCrimmon, Health Policy Solutions on

Colorado’s exchange is slated to open for enrollment in October of next year with coverage...

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New School Year, New Fears for Many Kids

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The first day of school for some children is a terrifying prospect. Is your child quietly battling overwhelming fear and anxieties?...

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Once for Migrants, Clinic Melds Medicine and Mental Health

Posted by Katie Kerwin McCrimmon on

The Salud Family Health Centers have a mobile clinic along with health centers throughout northern Colorado...

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