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August 7, 2017

There is entrenched resistance to the idea that tackling health disparities requires a focus on racial equity. But we all lose if we ignore racism. 

August 31, 2017

Denver’s new Heat Vulnerability Map shows how climate change could impact some metro area residents much more than others. 

August 24, 2017

A new report details two years of efforts by 18 organizations taking part in a Colorado Trust policy advocacy strategy.

August 18, 2017

Broadband internet access is still lacking in much of rural Colorado, with serious impacts on education, income and health prospects for residents. 

July 27, 2017

The city has received a $2.8 million federal grant to help Denver residents in neighborhoods where kids are at an increased risk of lead exposure. But do efforts go far enough? 

July 20, 2017

Climate-related health consequences won’t be distributed equally.  

July 14, 2017

Our youngest children are sorted into day cares and preschools that are divided by race and income, and that hurts everyone’s kids.

July 14, 2017

Many Coloradans can’t access care for their children. What does that mean for the health of their families?  

June 26, 2017

Though urban planners and policymakers have turned their attention to getting people out of cars for their health, not having access to a car can have health impacts of its own.

June 19, 2017

Despite Medicaid expansion, data show little improvement in oral health disparities in recent years.