When Half Of Your Brain Is Replaced By Air: A True Medical StoryHow is it possible to live or function when you lose half of your brain, especially when doctors don't know how it happened?
4-Time Stroke Survivor Walks The Country To Help OthersA man who has survived four strokes is visiting hospitals across America and inspiring other stroke patients.
Stroke Survivor Spends Father's Day At Broncos HQ With Other DadsIt was a special Father's Day for Broncos fans. The team hosted their first-ever "Pigskin with Pops" event inside their team headquarters Sunday morning.
Stroke Sufferer Treated At Same Hospital While Daughter Gives BirthA man suffering a stroke is rushed to the hospital where his daughter was giving birth.
Teen Stroke Survivor Credits Dad’s Quick Thinking, Speedy TreatmentMany associate stroke with senior citizens. In fact, the majority of strokes do occur in people over the age of 65, but 16-year-old Emma Williams from Denver is proof that anyone can have a stroke.
Mobile Stroke Unit Speeds Stroke TreatmentOne woman is crediting timely medical care with the Mobile Stroke Treatment in helping her stroke recovery process.
There's An App For That, But I Don't Think I'd Use ItIf you're looking for a popular blood pressure app, you could be told everything is fine but actually be on the road to a stroke, CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida writes.
Expectant Mom Suffers Stroke, Husband Recognizes SignsA pregnant woman, days after her due date, started feeling strange but it was the quick thinking of her husband that helped recognize she was suffering from something a lot more serious.
Is A Baby Aspirin Right For You? New GuidelinesMillions of Americans pop a daily baby aspirin to cut their risk of heart attack and stroke. But the guidelines for aspirin have been varied and vague over the years, leaving many people wondering if an aspirin is right for them. CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida reports on new guidelines that are much more specific, and adds a new reason for taking this inexpensive protection.
Will Ibuprofen Or Aleve Cause A Heart Attack? New FDA WarningThe FDA is adding stronger warning labels to common pain relievers such as Ibuprofen and Aleve, saying the drugs can increase your risk of heart attack or stroke. Does this mean that simply taking an ibuprofen for a headache could lead to a heart attack? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has advice on what you should do.
Stroke Patient To Life Savers: 'We Don't Have Enough Thank Yous'Proper treatment helped save the life of a 43-year-old man from Arvada who had suffered a stroke. On Friday, Brian Thorson and his wife met those who saved his life.
The Signs Of A Stroke That Can Be Different In WomenLike heart attacks, the signs and symptoms of a stroke can be extremely different between men and women. A new study finds that less than one in ten women are aware of the unusual symptoms that often accompany a stroke. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida outlines the three most unusual symptoms that are more likely to be seen in women.