Doctors Rarely Clean Potentially Virus-Carrying Stethoscopes, Study FindsAccording to a Yale study, doctors rarely, if ever, sterilize their potentially virus-carrying stethoscopes.
Here's An Opinion: Get A Second OneA new study suggests that one in five diagnoses are incorrect. That makes a second opinion all the more important.
Is Your Doctor Making You Sick?When you’re sick, we’ll usually tell you to stay home and take care of yourself. But it seems we doctors may not always follow our own advice. As CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida reports, a new study finds health care providers often drag themselves to work even when they become walking germ factories, harming themselves -- and you.
State Senate Mulls Bill To Crack Down On Medical Pot UseColorado's most controversial marijuana-related bill of the year is up for its first test in the Senate Thursday.
Super Bowl Medical Roster = 27 Doctors And StaffA lot of hard work goes into a Super Bowl, and it is no different when it comes to providing medical support for the players. But as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains, for the medical staff, it's no different than any other game.
What You Need To Know About Ebola In AmericaIt was more of a matter of "when" and not "if". The first case of Ebola in the U.S. has just been identified. We knew one day we would have to deal with it, and that time is now. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida outlines what you need to know about Ebola in America.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Want To Know What I Wrote About You Behind Your Back?You go to the doctor with a problem. He or she scribbles a lot of words onto a piece of paper or computer. What's actually being written? Most patients would like to know. Most doctors would rather you not. Dr Dave Hnida has more on a new study on medical records.