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Fried Foods Have Similar Impact On Your Liver As Hepatitis

Posted: 02/16/2013 - "The Doctors" revealed study findings that found regular consumption of fast food items like fried chicken and onion rings are particularly bad for your liver, and these fried foods have many surprising complications and dangers for the people that consume them.

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Use Of "Morning After Pill" On The Rise: CDC

Posted: 02/14/2013 - About 1-in-9 younger women have used the morning-after pill after sex, according to the first government report to focus on emergency contraception since its approval 15 years ago.

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Woman Dies From Drinking Too Much Soda

Posted: 02/13/2013 - Soft-drink makers should consider adding health warnings. That's what a coroner has ruled, after determining a 2-gallon-a-day Coca-Cola habit was a "substantial factor" in a woman's death.

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CU Boulder To Go Smoke Free

Posted: 01/29/2013 - CU Boulder is about to go smoke-free, with a new campus-wide smoking ban.

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Winter Skin Woes: Tips To Stay Protected

Posted: 01/28/2013 - Winter weather can especially wreak havoc on a person's skin, causing it to become dry, cracked and itchy. Experts say there are ways to improve these conditions during the winter months.

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'Brain Pacemakers' To Combat Alzheimer's

Posted: 01/20/2013 - Scientists are attempting something dramatically different in the quest to stave off the creeping memory loss of Alzheimer's disease. They're using "brain pacemakers."

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State Confirms Flu-Related Death in El Paso County

Posted: 01/15/2013 - The total number of pediatric deaths linked to this flu season in Colorado is up to four, including one in El Paso County, the Colorado Department of Health and Environment reported Tuesday.

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Voluntary Recall Of Some ShurFine Ice Cream

Updated: 01/14/2013 - Southwest Ice Cream Specialties of McKinney, Texas, is voluntarily recalling some of its Dulce de Leche ice cream containers because they may contain praline pecan ice cream, which has wheat, soy and pecans that could cause problems for people allergic to those ingredients.

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Colorado Governor Proposes Medicaid Expansion

Posted: 01/03/2013 - Some 160,000 Colorado adults with low incomes could become eligible for public health care assistance under a plan announced Thursday by Gov. John Hickenlooper.

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Colo. Meets Health Care Deadline Early

Posted: 12/14/2012 - A major deadline looms Friday for states to comply with the new health care law. Colorado's an early achiever and doesn't have to worry about the deadline.

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Longer Tamoxifen Use Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths

Posted: 12/05/2012 - A study finds that breast cancer patients taking the drug tamoxifen can cut their chances of having the disease come back or kill them if they stay on the pills for 10 years instead of five years as doctors recommend now.

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