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The Bite Is Worse Than The Meow

Any bite can be a dangerous bite, but a new study from the Mayo Clinic shows that it is the nip of a cuddly cat that can be the most dangerous. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida explains.

02/15/2014

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The Real Damage From The CDOT And US 36 Controversy

The controversy over how CDOT has handled a deal to improve the Boulder Turnpike with a Public Private Partnership may endanger future P3s in Colorado.

02/14/2014

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Not Too Early To Brush… And Don’t Forget The Fluoride

For decades-old advice advice of avoiding fluoride in infants and toddlers has just been washed down the drain. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports on some new recommendations from the American Dental Association.

02/13/2014

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

Quinnipiac U.S. Senate Poll Raising The Stakes For GOP Primary

A recent poll shows that the GOP primary for the 2014 U.S. Senate race in Colorado is tightening up and the stakes are only getting higher.

02/06/2014

Secretary of State Scott Gessler (credit: CBS)

The Short Sightedness of Avoiding Primary Debates

Scott Gessler’s decision to join Tom Tancredo in avoiding GOP primary gubernatorial debates may end up costing him far more in opportunity cost than he realizes.

02/04/2014

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A Super ER At The Super Bowl … In A Tractor Trailer

The Super Bowl is a production beyond anything else in the world of sports. So how do you take care of a fan who might need emergency medical attention at the game? Basically, you bring the emergency medical care to them. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida takes a look at something rarely seen at any game — an ER on wheels. Eighteen wheels, to be exact.

02/02/2014

Dr. Dave Hnida (credit: CBS)

Will Fixing ‘Low T’ Also Break Your Heart?

Guys, you can’t help escaping the message that you may be suffering from “low T”, or low testosterone. And a trip to the doctor may be smart move to see if you can boost your energy, strength, and sex drive. But now the FDA is taking a closer look at testosterone products to make sure they are safe. And as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, there is also a question of these products being marketed as a quick fix for everything that ails the American male.

02/01/2014

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What Udall Didn’t Say Said Volumes

Sen. Mark Udall’s CNN interview during the State of the Union coverage shows the problem President Obama is posing for Democrats in the 2014 election, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.

01/30/2014

President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Jan. 28, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

SOTU: The Struggle for Relevance

While it may make headlines the day after, the President’s State of the Union speech will find it hard to remain relevant in 2014.

01/28/2014