As temperatures plummet, your risk of health problems skyrocket, including some issues you might not ordinarily associate with a plunging thermometer. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida takes a look at the “Frozen Five” — five health problems that go hand-in-hand with a visit from this unusual early blast of winter.
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.
A new study links a pregnant woman’s exposure to some common household chemicals to their unborn child’s risk of developing asthma.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
A respiratory virus is getting hundreds of children sick across the Midwest and has now been confirmed in Colorado.
If your child has trouble catching their breath when catching a ball or doing other activities, one local doctor is working on a solution.
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.
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.
Can patients be trained to control their asthma? That’s what researchers are studying at National Jewish Health in Denver.
The parents of a Colorado State University sophomore who died suddenly over the weekend believe a medical condition was to blame.