Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children

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Flu Season In Full Swing In Colorado

The flu season is well under way in Colorado.


Von Miller with a patient at the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children (credit: CBS)

Von Miller Visits Patients At Rocky Mountain Hospital For Children

Broncos defenseman Von Miller proved he’s just as awesome off the field as on after he stopped by the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children on Tuesday.


Joshua Leong with Dr. Shay Bess (credit: CBS)

Adopted Boy From China Has Severe Spine Curve Corrected In Colorado

Joshua Leong was twisted and bent over with a condition that was never corrected in his homeland. CBS4 Health Specialist Kathy Walsh met the family who adopted him and the doctor who changed his life.


Sierra Jane Downing leaves Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children. (credit: CBS)

Girl Infected With Bubonic Plague Out Of Hospital

A 7-year-old girl recovering from bubonic plague has been discharged from a Denver hospital.


Sierra Jane Downing (credit: CBS)

7-Year-Old Bubonic Plague Victim Recovering

A seven-year-old girl is recovering after contracting Colorado’s first case of the bubonic plague in six years.


Sierra Jane Downing (credit: CBS)

7-year-old Colorado Girl Recovers From Bubonic Plague

The parents of 7-year-old Sierra Jane Downing thought she had the flu when she felt sick days after camping in southwest Colorado.



Hospital Says Colorado Girl With Plague Is Recovering

Officials say a 7-year-old Colorado girl diagnosed with bubonic plague has been moved out of intensive care and is recovering.


Squirrels are known to carry the plague (credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

7-Year-Old Recovering After Contracting Bubonic Plague

A 7-year-old girl from Southern Colorado is in stable condition after contracting the bubonic plague.


The FDA recommends manufacturers develop scanners that are safer for children (credit: CBS)

FDA Urges Production Of Scanners That Are Safer For Children

Children could be getting unnecessarily high levels of radiation when they undergo CT scans and X-Rays. The FDA urges manufacturers to develop new scanners with children in mind.


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Magnetic Beads Meant For Adults Making Children Sick

Popular magnets meant for adults have been sending children to the hospital. There have been several cases in Colorado and across the country.