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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.

June 13, 2017

Pretextual traffic stops and other inequitable treatment by law enforcement are increasingly linked to mental health problems.

June 5, 2017

Local first graders have lots of ideas for the town playground, and some of them are coming to fruition. 

May 30, 2017

Layers of adversity and different types of challenges can hurt people in different ways.

May 19, 2017

So why is it used as a political strategy? Legal scholar and author Ian Haney López explains.