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Northwest Colorado Health’s Efforts Recognized

The Northwest Colorado Health offices in Craig and Steamboat were recognized recently for their work in reducing their patients’ high Continue reading

Teen Birth Rate Drops in Colorado

JOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300The teen birth rate in Colorado dropped 40 percent from 2009 through 2013, and state officials say a health initiative aimed at low-income women is partially responsible.  Governor John Hickenlooper and the state’s chief medical officer talked up the Colorado Family Planning Initiative at the Capitol on Thursday.  The initiative has provided Continue reading

Governor Touts Plan to Curb Teen Pregnancy

JOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300Governor John Hickenlooper joined the state’s chief medical officer to tout a state initiative to reduce teen births.  Hickenlooper and Dr. Larry Wolk talked up the Colorado Family Planning Initiative at the Capitol on Thursday.  The initiative has provided more than 30,000 intrauterine devices or implants at to low-income women at 68 Continue reading