Artist Fighting 'The Silent Killer' Turns Activist To Help OthersCBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh met one woman fighting ovarian cancer with both chemotherapy and compassion.
Survivors Battle Odds On The IceHockey players came together as part of the Survivor Game held during the weekend’s Dawg Nation benefit hockey tournament. The charity provides money for hockey players who have challenges like disease or injury.
Colorado Researchers Find Key To Help Cancer Patients Keep Sense Of TasteResearchers at University Hospital have discovered a key step in how taste buds regenerate, which could help cancer patients who lose their sense of taste.
Thornton Police Officers Shave Heads To Support Cancer CausePolice officers in Thornton shaved their heads to support a fellow officer's son who has cancer.
Scientists: Tumor-Causing Virus Widespread In Wild TurkeysWildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
More Time On Your Feet, Less Time In Your SeatAn new analysis of 47 studies shows that most of us need to spend more time on our feet than in our seat. The research concludes that people who spend most of their day sitting are at a higher risk of heart disease, cancer, and diabetes -- and that's even if you go to the gym regularly. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has tips on surviving a day at the desk.
Boy With Brain Tumors Inspires CSU RamsThe kid wearing No. 1 for Colorado State is listed on the roster as a 4-foot, 53-pound running back from a nearby elementary school.
Lustgarten FoundationThe the Lustgarten Foundation aims to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer. More information is at lustgarten.org.
In Battle With Cancer, Doctor Asks Others To Perform Acts Of KindnessJill Pechacek, who was recently diagnosed with stage-4 pancreatic cancer, is challenging others to perform random acts of kindness to benefit their communities. The challenge has spread to all 50 states and internationally.
Pioneers Sign 13-Year-Old Soccer StarThe University of Denver Pioneers added a new star to their soccer team on Friday, and he’s only 13 years old.
Springs Woman Claims Marijuana Cured Her Son's CancerMore than 200 children under the age of 10 now have medical marijuana cards in Colorado, and a woman in Colorado Springs now goes so far to say marijuana has cured her 4-year-old son's cancer.
Keidel: Jim Kelly's Final ScoreWord dripped down this week that Jim Kelly's cancer is gone. But what does that mean? Is it gone today only to make its interminable, terminal march back to his enervated frame? Or is it really gone, as in he won?