• Study examines which hospital patients will get opioid prescriptions

    Commonly prescribed for pain, opioids have high potential for dependence and misuse

    March 2, 2018
    Nathan Gill
    image of a pill
  • Shared decision making can result in better choices

    Researchers examine the decision making that goes into high-risk, high-reward medical procedure

    As more and more older patients are offered advanced treatments for chronic diseases, including surgeries and implantable devices, new questions have arisen over how these decisions are made.… Full Story

    February 27, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Overcoming a health challenge and finding purpose

    Specializing in occupational medicine allows Dr. Keteyian to help others surmount adversity and regain sense of identity

    February 19, 2018
    Guest Contributor
    Courtland Keteyian
  • Existing drug effective at preventing onset of Type 1 diabetes

    Common blood pressure medicine blocks molecule that can trigger the disease

    A drug commonly used to control high blood pressure may also help prevent the onset of Type 1 diabetes in up to 60 percent of those at risk for the disease, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville.… Full Story

    February 15, 2018
    David Kelly
  • New weight-loss trial commencing for Elipse Balloon

    The investigational device does not require surgery or incisions, is approved in Europe and the Middle East

    February 14, 2018
    Nathan Gill
    Elipse Balloon by Allurion
  • Depression and fatigue increase women’s risk of work-related injuries

    February 13, 2018
    Guest Contributor
    a woman working at desk
  • Immune system dysfunction may occur early in Alzheimer’s disease

    Study offers new insights into how brain and rest of body communicate

    An association between inflammation biomarkers in both blood plasma and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and markers of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) associated pathology, has been found by researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus working with the University of Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and the University of California San Francisco Memory and Aging Center.… Full Story

    February 6, 2018
    David Kelly
  • Research uncovers risk factors for mysterious disease in farm workers

    January 30, 2018
    Guest Contributor
    farm workers