Children's Hospital

10:07am

Wed May 29, 2013
The Salt

Pot Brownies Should Be Childproofed, Doctors Say

Originally published on Thu May 30, 2013 4:26 pm

Marijuana gingerbread cookies, like this one sold at The Apothecarium in San Francisco, could easily appeal to kids.
Jeff Chiu AP

As some states become friendly to medical marijuana, many users are opting to eat their pot instead of smoking it. And that means marijuana dispensaries are doing heavy business in brownies, cookies, sodas, candy and other treats heavily dosed with THC.

But unlike drugs that come in bottles, these tasty marijuana foods haven't been childproofed. And in Colorado, doctors say that kids who apparently get into their parents and grandparents' stashes are getting sick.

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7:05am

Mon January 7, 2013
Health

Colorado Hospitals On A $3.4 Billion Construction Boom

The Children’s Hospital of Colorado in Aurora is one of many putting an emphasis on design, color and light in their new construction, saying it helps the healing process
Eckert and Eckert Design architect: H+L Architecture

$3.4 billion. That’s the total value of some 50 hospital construction projects occurring all over the state, a Colorado Public News examination has found.

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5:07am

Wed July 25, 2012
Sports

Slideshow: Courage Classic 2012

Riders gather at the day one starting line at Lake County High School, Leadville.
Robert Leja KUNC

12:26pm

Thu April 21, 2011
Healthcare

Patient Safety Program Targets Preventable Health Problems

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Federal health officials chose Children's Hospital in Denver to talk about a new program that aims to cut down on preventable injuries and medical complications. 

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