A new report in the JAMA says handshakes should be banned in a health care setting — that the contact between hands should be treated like smoking: Prohibited. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida takes a look at the “no-touch” proposal.
Rose Medical Center is taking aim at hospital acquired infections.
So you’ve got this really tasty treat, and as your raise it to your mouth … it tumbles to the ground. But wait — if you hurry, you can salvage that treat. Or not. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at the research behind the so-called “five-second” rule.
Does it seem like you’re catching one bug after another? Well, it’s not your imagination. Colorado is getting hit hard by a variety of illnesses. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has some tips on warding off the evil bugs and germs lurking everywhere.
When people are hacking and sneezing all around you during cold season, can you keep those germs from invading your body?
Ever wonder why some people never get sick, and others pick up every bug going around? A new study suggests diet may play a main role in keeping the sniffles at bay.
Forget the pat-downs for a second, and think about what you really worry about when you get on a plane.