Kathy Walsh

Dr. Elizabeth Yarnell (credit: CBS)

Take Everyday Steps To Avoid Coming Down With The Flu

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the vaccination is the number one defense against the flu, but there also steps people can take every day to avoid the aches and pains of influenza.

02/06/2013

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Diseased Heart Valves Now Can Be Replaced Through Tiny Incision

Doctors in Colorado are now extending the lives of active seniors by replacing diseased heart valves through a tiny incision.

01/28/2013

Jesi Roskop and Milo (credit: CBS)

‘Dog Days’ Ease Anxiety For Hospitalized Pregnant Women

CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh found a Denver hospital making sure moms-to-be get to see their best friends on four legs.

01/22/2013

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Denver Doctor Helps Cowboys Keep Their Fingers In Tact

Coloradans like to say the frigid temperatures lately are “Stock Show weather.” The competition is well under way at the National Western Complex, and all that riding and roping can be tough on a cowboy’s body.

01/15/2013

Woody Roseland talks with CBS4's Kathy Walsh (credit: CBS)

Colorado Surgeon, Students Design Permanent Artificial Leg

A Denver surgeon has teamed up with college students to improve the lives of amputees. They are designing a permanent artificial leg.

01/09/2013

Sarah and Ryan Addison (credit: CBS)

Family Battling Breast Cancer During Pregnancy Rejoices Over Healthy Baby

A young Denver couple is delighted in their brand new baby boy, but one of the most exciting times has also been one of the most stressful — the new mother is also fighting breast cancer.

12/19/2012

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Colorado Doctor First In Nation To Have New Tattoo Removal Technology

It’s the latest laser touted for erasing tattoos, and a Highlands Ranch doctor says his office is the first in the nation to have it.

12/04/2012

Avinadi with his mother, Maritza Duran (credit: CBS)

National Jewish, Rocky Mountain Youth Clinics Target Eczema

A Colorado hospital is teaching some pediatricians how best to treat a chronic condition. They are targeting eczema, an itchy rash that can get so bad it affects the whole family.

11/21/2012

5th Gear Kids at Coyote Hills Elementary (credit: CBS)

5th Graders ‘Gearing Up’ To Spread Word About Healthier Living

Thousands of Colorado fifth-graders are gearing up to spread the word about healthier living. The program is called “5th Gear Kids.” The mission is teaching the concept of energy balance.

11/14/2012

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FDA Investigates Energy Drinks, Denver Doctor Warns Of Potential Danger

The Food and Drug Administration is investigating popular energy drinks amid claims they can cause serious health problems.

10/23/2012

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