Teen Football Player Who Died Might Not Have Shown Classic Signs Of Head TraumaA 17-year-old football player died Wednesday afternoon after collapsing during a high school football game in western Kansas.
Getting The Best Advice On ParentingNew parents get lots of advice when it comes to taking care of an infant, but a new study shows much of that advice can be off the mark, putting a baby at risk for health problems. CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida has more on the research, and how to get the best advice.
Pot-Shop Warnings For Pregnant Women Clears Colorado HurdleSaying that pregnant and nursing women need additional education about marijuana, the Colorado House gave preliminary approval Monday to a bill requiring warnings to be posted in pot shops.
Academy of Pediatrics Now Recommends IUDs, Implants For TeensThe nation's most influential pediatrician's group is making new recommendations to prevent teen pregnancy.
New Recommendations For Teen Birth ControlThe American Academy of Pediatrics has announced new recommendations for birth control and teens. As CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, pediatricians say the best methods are long acting ... and not the pill or condoms.
Caution: Why Would Your Child Be Prescribed This Medication?A new study shows doctors continue to prescribe a medication that experts say can be dangerous for children -- and simply shouldn't be used. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the bad mix of codeine and kids.
New Concussion Guidelines Were Based On Denver Doctor's WorkStudents who suffer concussions are told to take a break from sports. Now, doctors recommend they take a break from academics as well.
Parents Should Start Thinking About Flu Shots NowFall hasn't arrived yet but experts want parents to start thinking about preventing influenza now. They're recommending children 6 months and older get a flu shot as soon as possible.
Report: Children Can Become More Aggressive By Watching A Lot Of TVTwo new studies suggest what children watch on television could affect their behavior.
Pot Opponents Regroup Following Colorado, Washington Votes Kevin Sabet, a former White House drug policy adviser and an outspoken opponent of legalizing marijuana, watched with dismay last fall as voters in Washington and Colorado did just that.
Cutting To The Quick On CircumcisionCritics are howling, but the American Academy of Pediatrics has finally hopped off the fence when it comes to circumcision. They say: just do it. CBS Denver Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains why circumcision may be the right decision for some parents.
What's Your Baby's Favorite TV Show?How much TV does your young child watch? Depending on age, the answer could be/should be: none. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida looks at new guidelines from the Academy of Pediatrics.