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Another Case Of Polio-Type Symptoms — Enterovirus?

Enterovirus 68 continues to spread in Colorado, and doctors are investigating another case of polio-type symptoms. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains what you need to know as a parent.


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Denver Pediatric Allergist: Don’t Panic To New Study Linking Childhood Asthma To Phthalates

A new study links a pregnant woman’s exposure to some common household chemicals to their unborn child’s risk of developing asthma.


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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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Life-Threatening Enterovirus Confirmed In Colorado

A respiratory virus is getting hundreds of children sick across the Midwest and has now been confirmed in Colorado.


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Local Doctor Teaches Asthmatic Children How To Treat Themselves

If your child has trouble catching their breath when catching a ball or doing other activities, one local doctor is working on a solution.


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High-Tech Asthma Inhaler Helps Track Triggers, Attacks

Asthma is a chronic disease that affects 25 million adults and eight million children in the U.S. A cutting-edge asthma inhaler is helping doctors create a more accurate treatment plan that pins down a patient’s location and possible triggers around them.


An Asthma Drug That Permanently Stunts Growth?

All asthma medications can have side effects, but one in particular has one that is permanent: stunted growth. Dr. Dave Hnida has more on a new study.


Kyle Laubenstein practices his breathing at National Jewish Health (credit: CBS)

Colorado Researchers Hope ‘Biofeedback’ Can Control Asthma

Can patients be trained to control their asthma? That’s what researchers are studying at National Jewish Health in Denver.


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Parents Of CSU Student Suspect Asthma Attack Killed Her

The parents of a Colorado State University sophomore who died suddenly over the weekend believe a medical condition was to blame.


An asthma toolkit workbook from National Jewish Health (credit: CBS)

National Jewish Health Improves Care Of Low Income Patients With Asthma

Doctors and nurses at National Jewish Health are improving the care of low income patients with asthma.




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