Dangerous Ink: Tattoo Artists Called 'Scratchers' Can Make People Very SickTattoos have become increasingly popular and with it concern over the safety in getting one. A study found people with hepatitis C were almost four times more likely to report having a tattoo.
Street Art Fair Raises Awareness About 'Silent Killer' Hepatitis CA street art fair for World Hepatitis Day hopes to raise awareness about the illness.
Nurse Dedicated To Fighting Hep C Decides To Help Ebola PatientsA longtime nurse who dedicated her life to helping those suffering from Hepatitis C is leaving Colorado to help find a cure for Ebola.
Longmont Woman Cured Of Hepatitis C, Credits New DrugsA woman from Longmont has been cured of Hepatitis C during her participation in a clinical trial testing an expensive new drug.
'Lots Of Things Went Wrong': Vet's Treatment Draws Senator's ScrutinyAccusations of botched treatment of a military veteran have drawn the attention of Sen. Michael Bennet, who has asked for an investigation into the vet's care while at a Colorado VA facility.
Breakthrough Drug For Treating Hepatitis C Is Too Pricey For Patients A new medical breakthrough for patients with Hepatitis C may be too expensive.
Patients Possibly Exposed To Hepatitis C At Poudre Valley HospitalA Colorado hospital has notified hundreds of people that they may have been exposed to hepatitis C.
Transplant Patient Uses 'Donor Dash' To Encourage Organ DonationsThousands of people will gather this Sunday in Washington Park for the annual “Donor Dash." Among them will be a man from Northglenn who is nearly 2 years out from a liver transplant.
San Luis Valley Medical Center Warns Colonoscopy PatientsOfficials at the San Luis Valley Medical Center in Alamosa are contacting 64 patients who had a colonoscopy over the past month.
Dentist May Have Infected 3 Patients With Potentially Deadly DiseasesState health officials say three people may have been infected by a Colorado dentist accused of reusing syringes and needles to administer drugs to some of his patients over more than a decade, but it's impossible to say for sure.
State Health Officials Warn Dentist Reused Syringes, NeedlesThe state health department is warning patients of Dr. Stephen Stein they need to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after it says the dentist re-used syringes and needles from one patient to another.
The New Blood Test Every Baby Boomer Should HaveIt's a simple blood test for a disease that's a silent killer, but a test few people have done. And, as CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida reports, baby boomers are the group targeted for testing.