There have been no reports of lead contamination at any Aurora school, according to district officials — the tests are merely precautionary
The statewide policy will continue to restrict the availability of unhealthy beverages during after-school activities for all grade levels
“Concussions can have significant consequences in terms of cognitive function and brain development,” Xiang said.
Larimer County had 28 human cases this year as of Tuesday, the most in the state. Researchers say weather, a large number of infected birds and problems caused by humans are common factors.
Friday’s warning from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Thomas Frieden came as lawmakers start to sort out a stopgap government funding bill that is being targeted to also carry long-delayed money to battle Zika.
But health officials say they’re areas where the state can improve, as 20 percent of residents are considered obese. Rates of obesity are higher among blacks and Latinos, and more than 13 percent of Colorado’s children live in households with limited access to nutritious food.
“We will not accept VA trying to pull the wool over the eyes of this committee and the American people for poor decision-making and waste of funds.”
“Our country’s march toward improving access, quality and affordability in health care goes on, and today’s numbers show that the Affordable Care Act is continuing to drive historic progress,” Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in a statement.
The Food and Drug Administration’s Dr. Janet Woodcock says there’s no scientific evidence the products are any better than plain soap and water.