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Drugs That Might Make You Stupid

The FDA has a warning about a class of medication that very popular in Colorado these days—drugs to relieve allergies. The agency says you may be having side effects from these medications— and not know it.
Cbs4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has more on why the FDA is concerned.


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The 7 Minute No-Excuse

Don’t have time for a decent workout? The wrong shoes? No cycle or treadmill? Don’t worrry about it — CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains a new seven minute workout from the American College of Sports Medicine that promises to get you fit with the help of a chair … and nothing more.


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It’s Not The Medicine Chest’s Fault

Forget about a medicine cabinet as being the main danger zone for kids in your household. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports on a new study that shows there are many other places in your home that are more likely to result in an accidental poisoning.


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Pope Francis Health Fact: He Only Has One Lung

The health of a Pope is always a concern, but new-elected Pope Francis has an underlying health condition that you would never suspect by looking or listening to him. As CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, the world’s new Pope only has one lung.



So How Do You Find A Really, Really Good Doctor?

Finding a good doctor can be like winning the lotto (in some cases, at least.) So how do you find a good doctor? CBS4 Medical Editor has some tips on finding someone you can partner with in healthcare.



Why Your Symptoms Would Be Different From Mine

It’s Heart Month, and no better time to remind men and women (especially women) that heart attacks don’t always arrive with crushing chest pain. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains what other symptoms could signal trouble.


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Here’s A Cork In Your Eye

New Year’s Eve means saying hello to a new year. But i’s also a time of year when it means saying goodbye to your eyesight. Did you know the average speed of a cork coming off a champagne bottle is 50mph. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has advice on staying out of the line of fire.


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Updated: Blood Clots And The Secretary Of State

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is being treated for a blood clot near the brain that doctors say is related to her concussion a few weeks ago. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida reports on her unusual injury.


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Defend Against The Zombie Apocalypse Flu

Stronger, super contagious and attacking without warning. Dr. Dave Hnida says get ready for a zombie flu season.


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More Than The Flu Shot

The state health department now says Colorado has passed an bad milestone for 2012. The solution isn’t that hard. Dr Dave Hnida reports on a vaccine you should be getting, not just to protect yourself, but your loved ones as well.