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Rep. Cory Gardner announces his Senate run on March 1, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Personhood Flip Flop the Right Move for Gardner and Coffman

Even though they are facing criticism now, flip flopping on supporting the Personhood Amendment should benefit both Rep. Cory Gardner and Rep. Mike Coffman as they head into the 2014 election campaign.

03/25/2014

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E-Cigs Equal E Z-Quit?

The latest and greatest way to kick the cigarette habit is “E-Cigs.” Nicotine vapor filled tubes that are supposed to make your yearnings for the real deal smolder to ashes. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports, a new report shows E-cigs aren’t necessarily a magic puff.

03/24/2014

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Owen Hill Moves Up the GOP Bench

Even though it took him a few weeks to decide, by dropping out of the U.S. Senate race, Owen Hill may boost his status in the Colorado GOP in the future.

03/20/2014

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You Believe What?!?

A lot of people love conspiracy theories, and it’s no different when it comes to health. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, what you falsely believe may hurt you.

03/20/2014

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A Study On Chocolate? Sign Me Up!

Researchers announced that they are looking for 8000 volunteers to look at the health effects of chocolate. Talk about millions who would be willing to be a lab rat for this one! CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at this mouthwatering study, and the no-so-sweet rules to participate.

03/18/2014

Cookie on the carpet. (credit: Dr Dave Hnida)

The Five Second Rule? Make It 30 … Plus

For years, the unofficial “5 second” rules says it’s safe to eat food that’s been dropped on the floor, provided you pick it up before the clock strikes five seconds. Now a new study says the five seconds may be too strict. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the latest “research.”

03/17/2014

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Obama the Diplomat having Trouble Wrestling with the Russian Bear

The lack of significant response from President Obama on the Crimean vote is showing that a President known for his diplomacy is having trouble with the Russian Bear.

03/16/2014

Ken Buck and Jane Norton campaign prior to the Republican primary in Colorado in 2010. (credit: CBS)

GOP’s Investment in Ground Game a Page from Democrats’ Playbook

With the addition of 14 new staffers and 12 new offices opening across Colorado, the Republican National Committee is showing they are committed to winning, even if it takes a Democratic strategy to do it.

03/11/2014

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Will Foreign Affairs Begin to Distract from Obamacare?

Republicans are counting on Obamacare to stay in the headlines throughout 2014, but what if foreign affairs begins to kick everything else off of the headlines?

03/09/2014