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COVID-19 reportedly reinfecting some people in Colorado
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DENVER (KDVR) — Denver Health Medical Center has discovered at least four people who appear to have been reinfected with the coronavirus, more than four months after contracting the respiratory disease the first time. The patients all had fairly mild symptoms of the disease when they originally contracted it. They recovered and eventually tested negative […]

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Where to go leaf peeping in Colorado, according to an expert
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It’s one of the best times of the year: Fall color creeps through Colorado, giving us our annual autumn show. It’s time to start making plans. Dan West, a Colorado State Forest Service entomologist who teaches at Colorado State University, gave us a list of his favorite leaf-peeping spots: U.S. 285 over Kenosha Pass This […]

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COVID-19 response leads to less STI screening amid STI epidemic
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DENVER (KDVR) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates tens of thousands of sexually transmitted infections are not being treated due health care demands of the COVID-19 pandemic. Doctors fear less screening during the early days of the pandemic has led to an even more serious STI epidemic in America. Over the last […]

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Problem Solvers: October is prime flu shot time, doctors say
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DENVER (KDVR) — Flu shots are in high demand and some clinics in the Denver metro are already reporting a short supply. But doctors say waiting until October could provide the best immunity.   Health care workers across Colorado and throughout the Northern Hemisphere are preparing for the battle of two respiratory illnesses this flu season. “You want […]

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Register for the Komen Colorado More Than Pink Walk
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DENVER (KDVR) — FOX31 and Colorado’s Own Channel 2 are proud sponsors of the Komen Colorado More Than Pink Walk on Sunday, Sept. 27. This year the event will be virtual, but there will be plenty of ways to share the experience, and raise money for the cause. Each participant can walk where they are, […]

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Four-day professional mountain biking race coming to Colorado Springs this week
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Four days of mountain-bike racing is coming to trails in the Colorado Springs area this week with stages contested at Palmer Park, Rampart Range Road, Gold Camp/Jones Park and the High Drive area. Called the Pikes Peak APEX, the event will unfold Sept. 24-27 on dirt roads, Jeep trails and single-tracks against the backdrop of […]

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Know the symptoms of ovarian cancer: 23-year-old survivor spreads the word
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PARKER, Colo. (KDVR) – Know the symptoms. That’s the message a 23-year-old from Parker is hoping to spread for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Emily Pickthall remembers the day she was diagnosed. “That was just the scariest moment. I’m like, I’m only 21,” she said.  It is rare to be diagnosed with ovarian cancer at such a […]

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