Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Robin Williams’ suicide spotlighted depression this week. But many suffer silently every day. To address that, Gov. John Hickenlooper’s office on Tuesday announced the creation of a statewide mental health crisis hotline.
Prescription drugs called “Benzos” are a class of one of the most widely prescribed medications in the U.S., but there is new concern in Colorado that they are being overused.
If having diabetes isn’t difficult enough — with the never-ending focus on exercise, healthy eating and insulin management — adding depression atop the disease can be overwhelming for some.
The American Diabetes Association wrapped up its 74th Scientific Sessions in San Francisco this week. Diabetes and depression were among the topics being discussed.
America’s medicine cabinets are bulging with pills — more than ever before. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at what’s being prescribed and why more than half of us are taking at least one ongoing prescription from our doctors.
Dr. David Tolin from the Institute of Living dispels some common myths about mental illness.
A Denver jury has found a man guilty of kidnapping a girl two years ago and assaulting her before letting her go.
The jury received the case of a man accused of kidnapping a girl and assaulting her in West Denver two years ago. Police said Bret Thompson confessed but he has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
Defense attorneys continued to present their case of a man accused of kidnapping a girl and assaulting her in West Denver two years ago. Police said Bret Thompson confessed but he has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.