Family planning

Birth control battle ensues

DENVER – Dueling pieces of federal legislation on over-the-counter birth control has observers asking which is the “real” plan? One bill was unveiled by Republican U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner of Yuma...

DATE: June 15, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gardner unveils birth-control plan

DENVER – Republican U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner this week made good on a campaign promise to introduce legislation that would encourage the sale of birth control over the counter. But groups from the...

DATE: May 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

IUD funding dies in Senate

DENVER – Republicans on a Colorado Senate committee Wednesday killed an effort to set aside money for a birth-control program that provides intrauterine devices, or IUDs, to low-income, young...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

IUD funding clears state House

DENVER – The Colorado House on Monday backed a measure that would set aside money for a birth-control program that provides intrauterine devices, or IUDs, to low-income young women. Co-sponsored by...

DATE: April 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

IUD funding clears state House

DENVER - The Colorado House on Monday backed a measure that would set aside money for a birth-control program that provides intrauterine devices, or IUDs, to low-income young women. Co-sponsored by...

DATE: April 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Life’s maze

A popsicle can be tasty unless there is a cigarette butt lurking inside. And in the same way, smoking may seem appealing, but lasting side effects are waiting. This is just one of the prevention...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Education