• CU Sports Medicine, UCHealth take soccer by Storm

    New partnership embeds full-time athletic trainer with one of state's largest soccer clubs

    October 25, 2016
    Chris Casey
    Julie Nickoley of Storm soccer
  • High school football helmets offer similar protections despite prices

    Researcher says parents should know how to ensure children have safe football helmets

    Despite prices, promises and even ratings systems, all helmets approved for high school football players appear to offer similar protection against concussion, according to a new study from the Colorado School of Public Health at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus .… Full Story

    February 24, 2016
    David Kelly
  • Skin infections rife among high school wrestlers, study says

    Infections can be serious, calls for new protections

    The first national survey of skin infections among high school athletes has found that wrestlers have the highest number of infections, with football players coming in a distant second, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    February 3, 2016
    David Kelly
  • Cheerleading among safest high school sports

    But injuries can be severe, calls for more protections

    AURORA, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2015) – Despite popular perceptions, cheerleading is one of the safest high school sports, yet the relatively few injuries sustained are often some of the most severe, according to a new study from the Colorado School of Public Health at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus.… Full Story

    December 10, 2015
    David Kelly
  • A win-win

    Partnership with Broncos could be 12th man for UCHealth

    August 12, 2015
    Tyler Smith
  • Getting kids back in the game

    School of Medicine pediatrician, a panelist at Aspen Ideas Fest, says she’s optimistic about effort to reverse trend of childhood obesity

    June 30, 2015
    Chris Casey
  • Game-changing Research

    Concussion expert puts safety first

    September 26, 2014
    Courtney Harrell
    Dawn Comstock, PhD, and President Barack Obama