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4 Things Your Eye Color Might Reveal About Your Health

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Publish DateDecember 01, 2022

In a University of Colorado School of Medicine study, researchers tracked nearly 3,000 people with vitiligo, an autoimmune disease in which a person’s immune system attacks healthy pigment cells and causes skin blotches.

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RSV Surge in Children Likely Caused by ‘Immunity Gap,’ Not COVID-19 Vaccine

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Publish DateNovember 23, 2022

“There was no typical winter surge in hospitalisations related to RSV among children in 2020,” a group of experts in infectious diseases from the University of Colorado School of Medicine and researchers from the ecology and evolutionary biology department at Princeton University wrote in a commentary published in the Lancet in July.

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How to manage altitude sickness that won’t quit

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Publish DateNovember 18, 2022

“There is less oxygen in the air as one ascends to high altitude,” explains Dr. Peter Hackett, a clinical professor at the University of Colorado’s Altitude Research Center.

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Can Physical Therapy Fix A Torn Rotator Cuff?

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Publish DateNovember 09, 2022

Dr. Eric McCarty, orthopedic sports medicine specialist and chief of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery with the Department of Orthopedics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, tells UCHealth that for some patients, physical therapy is enough to effectively manage their injury.

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New study says rheumatoid arthritis might actually be caused by gut bacteria

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Publish DateNovember 08, 2022

In a syndicated article, lead author Meagan E. Chriswell, MD, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, wrote that her team was specifically interested in the bacteria in the microbiome, or a community of microorganisms in the intestines, might be involved. Why? Because these microbes typically live in the same areas as the antibodies that trigger rheumatoid arthritis.

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New COVID Variants are Raising Concerns in Three States

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Publish DateOctober 27, 2022

According to Axios Denver, Colorado's health department and the Colorado School of Public Health "published an updated statewide COVID modeling report earlier this month, which shows a variety of scenarios for the remainder of the year, including hospitalizations rising "steeply" by December if a new variant arrived in late September. Whether the state sees a surge as the temperatures fall depends on the prevalence of emerging variants and how many Coloradans receive the retooled Omicron booster, experts advise.

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Deep brain stimulation can be life-altering for OCD sufferers

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Publish DateOctober 18, 2022

I lead a team that treats people with OCD using evidence-based approaches. I am also co-director of the OCD surgical program at the University of Colorado, Anschutz campus, and UC Health, a nonprofit health care system in Colorado.

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Black women go through the menopause two years earlier than white women

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Publish DateOctober 13, 2022

Dr. Nanette Santoro, professor and E. Stewart Taylor Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, says there are lots of factors at play as to why this could be. She said: ‘My educated guess is that a lot of the differences have their basis in lifestyle, SES (socioeconomic status), and other stressors such as systemic racism and their long-term consequences.’

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