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According to the Travel Channel, Denver is the fifth most healthy city in the U.S. Not only are we healthy, we’re leaders in the heath care industry. Founded in 1908, Denver Children’s Hospital is consistently one of the top 10 children’s hospitals in the country. In 2011, U.S. News Media Group ranked the University of Colorado Hospital, Denver Health Medical Center, Rose Medical Center of Denver, National Jewish Health of Denver, Porter Adventist Hospital, Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center, Exempla St. Joseph Hospital and St. Anthony Central Hospital among the country’s top hospitals. 

Health and Wellness Features

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Healthy Kids: School food is changing, and Colorado is setting the pace

More Colorado students are eating fresh, whole foods at school thanks to a team of chefs on a mission.

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Farmers market season means access to better, and sometimes free, food for hungry Coloradans

In Denver and across Colorado, socially-astute farmers markets want to lure a more diverse crowd with live entertainment, free health screenings, cooking demonstrations, and Spanish interpreters — and by accepting LiveWell Colorado's Double Up Food Bucks program.

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Denver trails behind in the race for people-powered transportation

Here’s why more people aren’t walking and cycling in the Mile High City.  

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Picturesque Colorado scenery can paint a misleading picture about wellness

Instead of hiking, biking and skiing, many Coloradans struggle to simply stroll through their neighborhoods or put healthy food on the table.

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Catalyst's Ambitious Plan to Spark Innovation in Colorado's Healthcare Industry

Catalyst HTI is rapidly approaching its ribbon-cutting ceremony this spring in RiNo. Founder and President Mike Biselli explains how bringing scores of top healthcare businesses under one roof might make them all stronger.
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New & Next: Finding Sustainable, Equitable Funding for Mobility Infrastructure Critical for Colorado

How will Colorado address transportation concerns in a way that serves citizens who get around by car, bike and foot?
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