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Swine Flu

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Ricardo Flores Magon Academy: Read the lawsuit filed by former teacher Claudia Mitchell

    ​ This week's cover story, "A Hard Line," looks deeper into complaints against a Westminster charter school called the Ricardo Flores Magon Academy. One former teacher is now suing the school, claiming she was discriminated against and then fired in 2009 after she called in sick with the swine ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    State health officials fighting swine flu with sarcasm

    The number of swine flu cases reported in Colorado last week fell for the third week in a row, as can be seen on this handy-dandy chart courtesy of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. But a decline in H1N1 didn't stop the department from making a handy-dandy PSA, which attemp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Air Force Academy doc's study: A lot of what we think we know about swine flu may be wrong

    A Flickr photoThe Air Force Academy has punched swine flu in the snout.​ We've all been told that the H1N1 virus, aka swine flu, is no longer contagious 24 hours after a person's fever has broken. But hold up a minute. A new study overseen by Air Force Academy doctor Catherine Witkop and publi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Healthcare pro says "no" to swine-flu vaccine

    The virus at work.​In a Tuesday blog, the Colorado Department of Health's Margaret Huffman reassured the public that the H1N1/swine-flu vaccine was safe and said concerns about it weren't dominating calls received on the state's CoHELP info line. If so, that flies in the face of a new Associat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    What's scarier: swine flu or the vaccine to prevent it?

    The virus.​Plenty of parents are terrified to vaccinate their children these days, fearing side effects that are worse than what the vaccine was intended to prevent in the first place. Such concerns are magnified in the case of H1N1, aka the swine flu. After all, as noted in Joel Warner's blog ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2009

    Can cannabis cure swine flu?

    Take a hit of this, H1N1 sufferers.​Does cannabis contain the magic ingredient that will keep swine flu from sweeping the planet? A Colorado Springs company has (yes, you knew it was coming) high hopes. Cannabis Science, Inc. is announcing today that it's "made key progress with mapping out i ... More >>

  • News

    May 7, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 7, 2009

    Kenny Be's Worst-Case Scenario: How to avoid the swine flu hypedemic, part2

    Forget the Swine Flu epidemic. The Swine Flu hypedemic is far more contagious...

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Eat the pig! Particularly at the Berkshire!

    Seriously, people?  You're getting weird about eating pork now? I understand that all this talk about the swine flu is freaky. I realize that we're kinda on the edge of a panic now, and that the Centers for Disease Control have just announced that a worldwide pandemic is imminent. I get that we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Update: Eat the pig!

    Earlier this morning I posted some musings on swine flu and eating as many hogs as I could hold.  Mostly, I talked about how business was at The Berkshire -- Denver's most porkerific restaurant -- and what the restaurant's chef, Woodie Thomas, thought about pigs getting a bad rap. Soon after t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    How I became a swine flu expert

    As the swine flu scare spreads across the country, people are desperate for answers. They're looking for experts to give them direction, context and reassurance about this strange new terror gripping the globe. Turns out I'm exactly who they're looking for. Google search "swine flu" and, as of M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    Swine-flu outbreak has Peter Boyles in verbal hog heaven

    Peter Boyles. As even occasional listeners to KHOW's morning-drive program understand, host Peter Boyles is capable of using virtually any current event to argue in favor of stricter immigration policies -- and the public-health emergency regarding a possible swine flu epidemic in this country prov ... More >>

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