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Getting help for ...

May 7th, marked the 10th annual National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, some 9 percent of 12- to 17-year-olds in the United States had at least one major depressive episode …
Posted On 15 May 2015

COLOR supports ...

A corrected birth certificate not only helps to truly reflect a person’s gender and honor their transition, but also helps them to correct important records and identity documents like a driver’s license. Without a birth certificate and identity documents that …
Posted On 10 Apr 2015

Affordable Care Act: ...

On the five-year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, one thing couldn’t be clearer: This law is working, and in many ways, it’s working even better than anticipated. After five years of the Affordable Care Act, more than 16 million …
Posted On 26 Mar 2015

Put women’s health ...

More than 100 advocates from across Colorado were at the state capitol this week urging our state’s leaders to create forward thinking policies to address the complex issues facing families in our community. COLOR works to ensure that each person …
Posted On 05 Mar 2015

The promise of ACA ...

Since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law, more than 15 million Americans have received some type of health coverage. This open enrollment period alone has seen almost 7 million new sign-ups. Still, there are many more to …
Posted On 05 Feb 2015

ACA: Millions more ...

The federal and state health insurance marketplace is open for the second round of enrollment until February 15, 2015. For information on how to enroll, visit www.HealthCare.gov. The Affordable Care Act, or ACA, has helped millions of uninsured Americans—particular...
Posted On 29 Jan 2015

Caregivers represent ...

Often referred to as the backbone of the long-term care system in the U.S., family caregivers provide an annual estimate of $450 billion in unpaid care to their loved ones living with a chronic disease. More than just their economic …
Posted On 27 Nov 2014

Getting my own ...

As a 24-year-old man, I’m pleased to say I have a close relationship with my mother. My father passed away when I was 3, so I’ve been living with my mom ever since. I help around the house and yard …
Posted On 27 Nov 2014

Cold hard facts: ...

It’s big business, and the profits are dear. Let’s face it. Covering me or any other cancer survivor who is nearing 60 years old isn’t the kind of business health insurance companies hope to secure. So when Katie McCrimmon of …
Posted On 20 Nov 2014

Understanding the ...

We spoke with Charles Chiu, MD, PhD, a UC San Francisco infectious disease physician and developer of diagnostic tools for infectious diseases about why this outbreak has spread so far, how the epidemic might be contained and what the real …
Posted On 13 Nov 2014