The "Force" is With Heart Transplant RecipientA teacher from Pueblo is slowly adjusting to life with a new heart. In late January, Brain Montez thought he had asthma or pneumonia. He was shocked to learn his heart was failing.
Doctors Find Surgical Sponges Left In Woman For At Least 6 YearsAccording to a Feb. 21 report, the 42-year-old woman went to doctors after experiencing bloating in her lower abdomen for three years.
Firefighters Save Coworker; Remind Everyone To Learn Life-Saving SkillsA South Metro firefighter is back on the job after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest on the job last December.
State Bill Would Give Living Organ Donors Paid Time OffIn Colorado, 2,433 people are waiting for an organ transplant. Of those, 1,792 need a kidney, an organ that can be donated by a living person.
Europe Blames Anti-Vaccination Movement For Surge In Measles CasesThe World Health Organization (WHO) says there were over 21,000 cases of the dangerous virus recorded in Europe last year, four times the number recorded in 2016.
Flu Season Sets 2 Records In ColoradoInfluenza has sent 3,550 people to the hospital in Colorado.
Teen With Rare Disorder Is Honored With Song Composed Just for HimA teenager with a rare form of Muscular Dystrophy has inspired his Standley Lake High School bandmates. So much so, that they came together to have original music composed for him.
28 Sick In Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Kratom, CDC SaysAn outbreak of 28 salmonella infections in 20 states including Colorado has been linked to kratom products.
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.
Preventive Treatment For Peanut Allergies Succeeds In StudyThe first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way.
Cleaning Products Could Cause Lung Damage In Women, Study FindsA new study finds that regularly using cleaning sprays or other cleaning products could put women at risk for lung damage.
'Doga' Meant To Help Yogis With Heart HealthDogs have been proven to help your heart health, and that's why UCHealth has partnered with Paws 4 Productivity to create "Doga."