The 2009 Colorado Health Report Card, released today by the Colorado Health Foundation, documents that Colorado continues to fall behind in important areas affecting children’s health. Key Continue
indicators track the health status of Coloradans in five different life…
Added by Ron Zwerin on February 11, 2010 at 8:47pm —
With Colorado legislators set to convene the sixty-seventh General Assembly, a new coalition—the Sensible Patient and Provider Coalition (SPPC)—has formed to lead the fight for responsible regulation of medical marijuana dispensaries, growers and caregivers.
The coalition, made up of Colorado’s leading medical marijuana organizations, represents the middle ground in the debate over regulation of medical marijuana.
With its mix of… Continue
Added by Matt Brown on January 18, 2010 at 3:42pm —
I love to shoot photos of the Flatirons, particularly when it snows and susnts and sunrises from Sawhill Ponds and around town - check out the albums - it's a different way to see Boulder - contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions
Added by Gregory J Summers on January 16, 2010 at 6:41am —
Boulder Emergency Squad
, Inc, a non-profit 501c.3 rescue agency recognized the valuable contributions of emergency rescue volunteers at the annual event in Boulder Colorado. 'Officer of the Yea' was awarded to Sheaffer O. Gilliam
and 'Member of the Year' was awarded to Robby Scribner.
(Boulder, Colorado). January 8, 2010 -- Boulder Emergency Squad-B.E.S. announced today awards for 'Member of the Year' to Robby… Continue
Added by A Amalfitano on January 15, 2010 at 12:00am —
They live with cancer, multiple sclerosis, severe digestive and neurological disorders, constant pain and other devastating conditions. For some, allergies prohibit traditional painkillers. For others, traditional western medicine has had no impact – or worse – has actually exacerbated their condition. For each, medical marijuana gives them back their life. They are the faces of medical marijuana.
Whether serving as a painkiller,… Continue
Added by Matt Brown on January 12, 2010 at 11:49am —
Coloradans for Medical Marijuana Regulation
, the leading coalition of medical marijuana patients, providers and growers supporting responsible regulation of medical marijuana, today voiced its support for the ruling by District Judge Christopher Cross that barred the city of Centennial, Colo., from closing a medical marijuana dispensary.
In his ruling, Judge Cross said the city of… Continue
Added by Matt Brown on January 8, 2010 at 9:45pm —
Coloradans for Medical Marijuana Regulation, a coalition of medical marijuana patients, providers and growers supporting responsible regulation of medical marijuana
, today released proposed guidelines for regulating medical marijuana dispensary businesses that would protect the commercial enterprises and their patients, and promote public safety.
The coalition’s guidelines support… Continue
Added by Matt Brown on December 17, 2009 at 10:30am —
The Orphan Boy, A Love Affair with Mining is a book about a man who pursued his dream of being a miner. An educated man, a graduate geologist, this man orchestrated the reopening of a mine, after World War II, that was first opened in the 1880s. He followed a dream pursued by few at that time and even fewer today.
The mine is located along the Continental Divide at 12,000 feet in one of Colorado’s richest mining districts. You will read about this man’s life as a young lad, as a… Continue
Added by H. Court Young on December 10, 2009 at 11:11pm —
I am honored to have a review of my book Understanding Water Rights and Conflicts, Second Edition
by Colorado Gubernatorial candidate Daniel Maes. Dan states:
"Very straight forward and helpful."
Dan is one of a few of our political candidates who is willing to dig into the issues rather than follow the party line or just repeat the popular rhetoric of the moment.
I encourage you to follow Dan in his quest for Colorado's highest office. If you are a… Continue
Added by H. Court Young on December 10, 2009 at 11:00pm —
Eating Recovery Center (www.eatingrecoverycenter.com
), a behavioral hospital providing comprehensive treatment and sustainable recovery for eating disorders, this week announced that it has opened 12 new inpatient and residential beds to help meet an overwhelming demand for full spectrum eating disorder care.
The expansion nearly doubles Eating Recovery Center’s inpatient and… Continue
Added by Ron Zwerin on December 10, 2009 at 12:30pm —
– Coloradans for Medical Marijuana Regulation, a coalition of medical marijuana patients and providers supporting responsible regulation of medical marijuana, today released a statewide poll illustrating that Colorado voters overwhelmingly favor regulating state-licensed dispensaries to serve persons who are suffering from debilitating medical conditions.
By a margin of two-to-one, 64 percent of voters said they would approve proposals that would establish state-licensed marijuana… Continue
Added by Matt Brown on December 3, 2009 at 12:58pm —
It's time for another exciting episode of the CU Wizard's show!
Did you know that almost 90 percent of an iceberg lies submerged underwater, or that water expands as it freezes? Well, you can find out the "whys" and "hows" of all sorts of cool factoids like these at the December, 8th, CU Wizards show.
Please join us as CU Wizard Casey Hynes presents "H2O!" and reveals some of the amazing properties of one of life's most important necessities - water.
Added by CU Wizards on November 9, 2009 at 2:11pm —
The Progress Group, a Denver based consulting firm, announces the launch of The Greater Good Program, a comprehensive business development initiative designed to bring triple-bottom-line thinking to entrepreneurial businesses from under-served communities throughout the Front Range. To celebrate the launch, leaders and entrepreneurs from the community will gather for a half-day kick-off event on November 12, 2009 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Mi Casa Resource Center at 360 Acoma Street,… Continue
Added by Ron Zwerin on November 4, 2009 at 12:38pm —
Answering increasing demand for specialized treatment of severe eating disorders, Eating Recovery Center (www.eatingrecoverycenter.com
), a behavioral hospital focused on comprehensive and sustainable treatment of eating disorders, today announced that it will double its patient capacity, expanding its inpatient facilities from 12 beds to 24. Eating Recovery Center is the only treatment… Continue
Added by Ron Zwerin on October 6, 2009 at 3:04pm —
Over 65 community leaders in northern Colorado came together this week to discuss sustainability opportunities at the latest in a series of regional roundtables by the non-profit Alliance for Sustainable Colorado
(“the Alliance”). The meeting, hosted by New Belgium Brewing Company (an Alliance sponsor), gave representatives from businesses, nonprofits, local and state government… Continue
Added by Erik Keith on October 5, 2009 at 2:17pm —
Photo Courtesy of: Erik S. Keith PhotographyHundreds of Coloradoans Launch LiveWell Colorado’s Statewide Campaign with Coordinated Three-City Exercise RoutineSeemingly spontaneous aerobics astounded lunch-goers across the state today when flash mobs broke out at 12:10 p.m. on the streets of Denver, Greeley and Grand Junction. More than 100 flash mobbers exercised their enthusiasm for healthy eating and… Continue
Added by Ron Zwerin on October 1, 2009 at 2:57pm —
Eating Recovery Center (www.eatingrecoverycenter.com
), the only behavioral hospital in Colorado focused on comprehensive and sustainable treatment of eating disorders, was honored as a “Champion in Health Care” by the Denver Business Journal at the newspaper’s annual awards ceremony last night. “Champions in Health Care” annually awards eight organizations and individuals who… Continue
Added by Erik Keith on September 28, 2009 at 10:17am —
Urban League Lunch (From Left to Right): Latrice Norwood, Landri Taylor, Lynn Archuleta, Jerome Whitney, Michael Hancock, Willie Green, Sean Bradley and Lindsey Zimmerman.
Erik Keith Photography
Former Denver Bronco Willie Green, made a return visit today to the place where he was able to win back‐to‐back Super Bowl Rings and presented the… Continue
Added by Erik Keith on September 15, 2009 at 2:57pm —
Across the country, large quantities of Armour® Thyroid are on backorder. Many pharmacies report having difficulty filling prescriptions until new Armour® Thyroid shipments reach distributors, drugstores and pharmacies.
But if you live in Colorado and rely on the hormone replacement therapy, there is a solution.
PenCol Compounding Pharmacy, located at 1325 S. Colorado Boulevard Suite B-024, has the medication in stock and… Continue
Added by Erik Keith on September 15, 2009 at 11:43am —
Four out of five U.S. women are dissatisfied with their appearance, according to the Eating Disorder Foundation. Denver’s Eating Recovery Center (www.eatingrecoveryinfo.com) hopes to reverse this statistic with the launch of a new Body Image Group. This 12-week program, which strives to help people build healthier body beliefs, is ongoing; new participants can join at any time.
“A majority of women in the United States struggle with… Continue
Added by Erik Keith on June 23, 2009 at 4:11pm —