Feeling a little under the weather? When is it okay to exercise? Important questions with a weird summertime respiratory bug making the rounds. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida says one good guideline to follow is “The Rule Of The Neck.”
When Bronco Derek Wolfe went down with a neck injury, everyone feared for the worst. Fortunately, it looks like Wolfe may return to play sooner than anyone watching the game would have thought. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida gives a behind the scenes look of how a medical team approaches a neck injury on the football field.
It’s not your imagination. Mosquitoes seem bigger and more plentiful this year. And a little hungrier. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has advice on keeping yourself from becoming a mosquito main course.
We can’t protect our children from every danger in the world, but one area where we can do better is food. Not “the eating,” but the prevention of choking. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at a new study that examines the foods most likely to block an airway.
CBS4 has begun a weekly series focusing on issues facing baby boomers. First up — their health and the milestone that no other generation has reached.
More cases of West Nile Virus are on the horizon as health officials find more infected mosquitoes in our state. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida explains what the disease is, its signs and symptoms — and more importantly — how to lessen your chances of getting sick.
It’s a mainstay of hospitals and medical facilities around the world, but few people keep it in their home “first aid kit.” CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida talks about the medical use of baby shampoo in this week’s health tip.
What time is the best time to be tucking your child into bed? And how about us grownups? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at new research on sleep patterns and learning.
It’s thunder and lightning season here in Colorado, and the golf course isn’t the only place where you can get struck by a bolt from the blue. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida lights up the myths and misconceptions about safety during a thunderstorm.
The sudden death of James Gandolfini caught millions by surprise. But the word that he suffered a fatal heart attack isn’t that unusual a story in today’s world. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains that heart attacks are more common that you think — and what you can do to prevent the “big one.”