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Minnesota woman gives birth to conjoined twins in Colorado

- 0 - Thu, Aug 27, 2015

AURORA — A woman who gave birth to conjoined twins in Colorado told a TV station Thursday that one of her daughters has survived.

Amber McCullough delivered the twin girls by cesarean section on Wednesday, KARE-TV in Minneapolis reported...

Colorado won't investigate Planned Parenthood over videos
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

DENVER — Colorado authorities will not investigate Planned Parenthood's Denver branch over allegations the organization illegally profited from the...

CU School of Medicine students experience impact of poverty on Springs health
By: - Tue, Aug 25, 2015

As Colorado Springs prepares to train the next generation of physicians from the University of Colorado School of Medicine (CUSOM), community...

Group: Inmates languishing without mental evaluations, care
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

DENVER — Colorado inmates are languishing in local jails without mental health evaluations or mental health care because the state hospital is...

Genetic counseling provides patients knowledge of history, future
By: - Tue, Aug 25, 2015

2013 was a big year for breast cancer genes.

In May, actress and director Angelina Jolie revealed she had opted for a double mastectomy as a...

Colorado Dermatology Institute invests in Springs medical education professionals, students
By: - Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Sponsored: The road to improved medical education in our community is being paved by a group of dedicated dermatologists in Briargate.

Medical Quarterly Q&A with Geoffrey Doner, MD, orthopedics and sports medicine
By: - Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Sponsored: Specializing in sports medicine, hip arthroscopy, general orthopedics and joint replacement at Front Range Orthopaedics

Fitness Diaries: 10 exercises for when you can't get to the gym
By: Stephanie Swearngin - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

As the summer begins to wind down, the weather in the Pikes Peak region can be unpredictable. Snow and frigid temperatures are going to start...

Near death experiences at heart of Jeff Olsen's memoir, lecture in Colorado Springs
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Eighteen years ago, a car accident killed half of Jeff Olsen's family and changed his life forever.

It was Easter weekend in 1997 and Olsen...

Monument board votes to enact moratorium on any new 'clinic'
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

The Monument Board of Trustees passed a moratorium Monday night - just not the one they originally considered amid fears the town could be sued by a...

Author reveals food industry methods of hooking consumers on processed foods
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

This summer I've been listening to Michael Moss' book on tape, "Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us." Admittedly, I'm a little behind. The...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Aug. 24, 2015
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

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Wildfire smoke advisory for Colorado is lifted, but caution encouraged
By: Ryan Maye Handy - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

As of 9 a.m., the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment lifted the wildfire smoke advisory it issued on Sunday, although the...

Smoke from wildfires to the West could pose health risk
By: Ryan Maye Handy - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

Wildfire smoke drifting over El Paso County on Monday could pose a health risk for older residents, as well as those with asthma, heart or lung...

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood protest draws hundreds
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

Hundreds of anti-abortion Colorado Springs residents spilled into Centennial Boulevard Saturday as part of a national push to protest Planned...

Heartbeat of Health Care 2015