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Help! Find Me A Doctor!

If you need a new doctor, how do you make your choice? A new study shows a surprising trend at doctor shopping. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the research, and has some recommendations.

02/23/2014

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Pot Revenue Estimates Should Start to Turn National Heads

When Governor John Hickenlooper announced this week that the state expects to receive more than $100 million more dollars in tax revenue from recreational pot, he turned many heads in Colorado and likely many more across the nation.

02/20/2014

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Are Jail Sentences a Real Deterrent?

Two very different legal cases give two very different ways to look at the idea if prison sentences are a detterent for future criminals.

02/18/2014

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The Higher Risk Of A Low Risk Pregnancy

Even a normal pregnancy is associated with risks to a woman’s health. Now, new research says one complication in particular may last twice as long as once thought–after delivery. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida looks at the issue of postpartum blood clots.

02/16/2014

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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

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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

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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