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A Hopeful Journey: A Clinical Trial Is a Life Changer for a Young Woman With Lupus

It took “an incredible amount of bravery” for a young Colorado woman to be the first American to enroll in a clinical trial that points the way to a promising cell-based therapy for those like her with lupus nephritis, where the body’s immune system attacks the kidneys, says Amber Podoll, MD, a University of Colorado Department of Medicine faculty member.


Author Mark Harden | Publish Date April 17, 2024
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How Colorado law shapes advanced care planning; Former Broncos players help children cope with grief

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Publish DateMay 14, 2024

Did you know that If you're critically ill and can't make decisions for yourself, your family can't automatically step into help?

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Healio

Behavioral tactics for CLABSI prevention should be emphasized, survey shows

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Publish DateMay 10, 2024

A nationally representative survey showed high use of evidence-based technical interventions to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infections in recent years; however, gaps remain in use of behavioral interventions.

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Study sheds light on challenges faced by caregivers of children with genetic conditions

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Publish DateMay 10, 2024

When it comes to improving the lives of children with genetic conditions, medical research often focuses solely on the children.

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PBS

Colorado’s legal drug conundrum

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Publish DateMay 09, 2024

The scene felt like something from a movie. Thick, skunky clouds of marijuana rose over Civic Center Park as thousands celebrated during Denver’s legal 4/20 celebration. 

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