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Children

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

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Not Too Early To Brush… And Don’t Forget The Fluoride

For decades-old advice advice of avoiding fluoride in infants and toddlers has just been washed down the drain. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports on some new recommendations from the American Dental Association.

02/13/2014

Trick or treaters

Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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It’s Not Only Hot Dogs

We can’t protect our children from every danger in the world, but one area where we can do better is food. Not “the eating,” but the prevention of choking. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at a new study that examines the foods most likely to block an airway.

07/29/2013

Police in Aurora investigate a mother who left five children alone in a running car (credit: Aurora Police)

Aurora Police Investigate Mom Who Left Kids Alone In Car

Police in Aurora are investigating a mother who left her five children alone in a vehicle. They were alerted to the situation after she rushed one of her children to the hospital.

07/24/2013

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What’s The Best Bedtime For Your Youngster?

What time is the best time to be tucking your child into bed? And how about us grownups? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at new research on sleep patterns and learning.

07/09/2013

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Parents: More Bonks Are Worse Than One

There is a lot we don’t know about concussions, but today comes a new study which confirms what we have suspected for a long time: the more concussions in children , the longer it takes to recover. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has some advice for parents.

06/10/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]

01/25/2013

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Does Your Kid Shake, Rattle, And Roll The Roof With Snoring?

Little kids and snoring are a bad mix, according to a new study in the journal Pediatrics. As Dr. Dave Hnida reports, roof ripping night time noise from a younster can spell behavior and learning problems.

08/13/2012