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Family’s Heartbreak Becomes Lifesaving Lesson For School

Denver School for the Arts wanted to do something for the family of a students who was badly hurt in a longboarding accident.

11/21/2013

My bike helmet (credit: Dr. Dave Hnida)

Monday Health Tip: Protecting Your Melon

The hot topic in medicine these days … as well as the sports pages is the number of head injuries in football. But did you know the rate of head injury and brain damage is more than double in bike riding (without a helmet)? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains how to make sure your child’s helmet is a proper fit.

08/12/2013

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Aspen Skiing Co. Toughens Employee Helmet Policy

This ski season, Aspen Skiing Co. will begin requiring employees to wear helmets when they’re on duty and clicked in to their skis or snowboards.

11/02/2011

Helmets at Craniologie in Breckenridge (credit: CBS)

Skiers Choose Safety Over Vanity

Accidents on the slopes are convincing more and more people that helmets are essential equipment.

12/29/2010