Wellness

Colorado advances edible marijuana restrictions

Colorado advances edible marijuana restrictions

"They're hard to find, they're hard to identify, and they're hard to locate," said Rep. Frank McNulty, R-Highlands Ranch, one of the sponsors of the bill, which would prohibit edibles that mimic other foods or candies.

Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

Late sign-ups improve outlook for Obama health law

"This thing is working," a confident Obama said of his signature domestic achievement. The days of website woes and canceled policies seemed far behind.

Late surge in health sign-ups brought in the young

Commissioners say the president told them that 35 percent of those signed up are under the age of 35.

Colorado considers edible marijuana restrictions

Colorado considers edible marijuana restrictions

The bill would direct the state Department of Revenue to adopt rules requiring that marijuana edibles be clearly marked or designed to show that they contain pot

Youth tanning bed limits rejected in Colorado

The bill would have banned all commercial tanning bed use by people under 18.

Smartphone apps to help patients take their meds

Several smartphone apps are available to help patients take their medications as prescribed. Here's a sampling of several free apps, noting some of their special features:

Congressional report presses for e-cigarette rules

"I can't understand why the FDA is taking this long," Durbin said in an interview with The Associated Press.

Medical pot measure could boost Fla. Democrats

Medical pot measure could boost Fla. Democrats

I wish that it didn't take medical marijuana on the ballot to motivate our young voters to go and vote because there's far too much at stake for them and their children," said Ana Cruz, former executive director of the Florida Democratic Party. "But listen, we'll take it any way we can get it."

Aurora clinic hosts national conference for caregivers to work with adaptive technologies

Aurora clinic hosts national conference for caregivers to work with adaptive technologies

“Once they complete the online portion, they come to ‘Deep Dive,’ a day and a half of intensive, hands-on training,” said Mark Schmeler, assistant professor and director of continuing education at the University of Pittsburgh

Development group buys vacant building with aim to build hospital housing

Development group buys vacant building with aim to build hospital housing

At the Anschutz Campus alone, more than 40,000 patients were admitted for overnight stays last year — 26,000 at UCH, and another 17,000 at Children’s, according to those hospital