Shots Only This Flu Season, Nasal Spray IneffectiveIt's about a week into fall and just days away from flu season, which is considered October to May. Health officials say now is the time to get immunized.
Sorry Kids, No Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine This Year, It's Back To The ShotIt's time for flu immunizations, but there is some bad news for kids. The nasal spray vaccination looks like it doesn't work as well as thought, so now the American Academy of Pediatrics says it's back to the traditional flu shot for protection.
Patients: ‘Lyme Disease Is In Colorado’Lyme disease is most commonly associated with the East Coast and the Upper Midwest. Patients testing positive for Lyme disease in Colorado want people know it’s here too.
Another Rabid Skunk Found In Jefferson CountyAnimal control officers found yet another sick skunk in Jefferson County.
Rabid Skunk Chases Children In AuroraHealth officials say they have reports of at least two rabid skunks in Aurora and are warning people to beware of the sick animals.
Heroin Overdose Antidote Offers Hope For Vulnerable InmatesNaloxone, also known by the brand name Narcan, has become a key tool in curbing overdoes resulting from the nation's opioid abuse epidemic.
CDC Wonders 'Is It Really A Penicillin Allergy?'You probably know someone who thinks he or she is allergic to penicillin. CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh took an unscientific survey on Denver's 16th Street Mall.
Researchers Study Zika Virus In CDC Lab In ColoradoWith scientists scrambling to understand the unprecedented outbreak of Zika in Central and South America, Fort Collins has become "ground zero" for Zika virus research.
Chipotle Restaurants In Denver, Across The U.S., Opening Late MondayChipotle restaurants across the country are opening late on Monday.
CDC: Men Who Were In Zika Areas Should Use CondomsU.S. health officials issued guidelines Friday to prevent the sexual transmission of the Zika virus, telling men who have been to outbreak areas to use condoms during sex with pregnant women.
Colorado Researchers Lead Efforts To Combat Zika VirusResearchers in Colorado are helping in the fight against the Zika virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention office in Fort Collins has led U.S. efforts to combat the virus since 2007.
Sexually-Transmitted Zika Case Confirmed In TexasHealth officials say a patient in Dallas has acquired the Zika virus through sexual transmission. The virus is also transmitted through mosquitoes.