Trendy 'Raw Water' Can Reportedly Give You Hepatitis, Other DiseasesA new health craze that has many people paying high prices for unfiltered water is also reportedly putting those Americans at risk for diseases like hepatitis and norovirus.
MRSA Infection And The NFL: Daniel FellsReports say New York Giants tight end Daniel Fells has undergone five surgeries for the treatment of a MRSA infection in his foot, with doctors now concerned that the next step may be an amputation to save his life. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports on how this aggressive bacteria can be devastating to even the strongest and healthiest people.
6 Reasons To Remove Your Shoes At The DoorAside from the snow and winter debris you may unintentionally drag into your home, there are a multitude of reasons to kick off your shoes at the door.
Bacteria Usually Found In Hunting Dogs Making Its Way To Smaller City BreedsVeterinarians are encouraging dog owners to vaccinate their pooches against a health threat that normally doesn't pose a problem for city dogs.
Rabbit In Fort Collins Tests Positive For Dangerous BacteriaA rabbit has tested positive for tularemia in southeast Fort Collins.
Bacteria Closes Swim Beach At Chatfield State Park The Swim Beach at Chatfield State Park is closed because of bacteria.
Don't Drink The Water ... I Mean, This WaterIn this blog we're talking a #2 combo: poop and pools. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports on a new study that shows more than half of public pools contain unhealthy levels of "fecal" bacteria -- as if any level is ever healthy.
Colorado Hopes To Be Ahead Of The Game Fighting Superbug In HospitalsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging action to stop a new nightmare bacteria from spreading in hospitals and nursing homes.
Stakes Remain High For Colorado Cantaloupe GrowersLast summer 30 people died after eating tainted cantaloupe grown in Colorado. Only Jensen Farms was linked to the listeria outbreak, but the stigma has been tough to overcome for all Colorado cantaloupe growers.
City Releases Results After Denver Rescue Mission IllnessTwo weeks ago several people became sick after eating at the Denver Rescue Mission. Now the city has released the results from their investigation into what happened.
Swim Beach At Boulder Reservoir ReopenedThe city shut down the beach on Thursday because of high levels of bacteria due to heavy runoff from the rainstorms.
Colorado Schools Pull Cantaloupe From Menu After Listeria ScareSome schools in Colorado have pulled cantaloupe from the menu after a health scare over listeria. The exact source of the contaminated cantaloupe hasn't been determined, but the melon is from Rocky Ford.