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Vineet Chopra, MD, MSc

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Do you have long COVID? This Colorado research is trying to help identify just what it does and what to do about it

news outletCPR
Publish DateSeptember 21, 2023

“There's still a lot of Coloradans with long COVID,” said Dr. Sarah Jolley, the medical director of the UCHealth Post-COVID ICU Clinic

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Denver Gazette

Infectious disease docs: Respiratory illness season this year unlikely to see COVID-19 spikes of the past

news outletDenver Gazette
Publish DateSeptember 12, 2023

“We certainly have come a long way,” said Heather Young, an infectious disease specialist at Denver Health [and associate professor of medicine at CU School of Medicine]. “The illnesses that our patients are seeing is less severe with all of the advances.”

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Cure Today

‘Pivotal’ Time for DLBCL Treatment Options

news outletCure Today
Publish DateSeptember 07, 2023

“I do believe things are looking really good for patients with DLBCL,” Manali Kamdar, a clinical researcher in the field of blood cancers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, tells us.

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US News

Mounjaro for Weight Loss: What You Need to Know

news outletUS News
Publish DateSeptember 05, 2023

“This agent is part of a completely new class of drugs,” says Cecilia Low Wang, an endocrinologist with UCHealth and professor of medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Aurora, Colorado. “Its dual action not only promotes the release of insulin to help improve glucose control, but leads people to eat less, feel fuller and, therefore, lose weight.”

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