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Von Miller (credit: CBS)

Von Miller’s Weight Is Down, Spirits Are Up

Von Miller no longer looks like the NFL’s version of the Incredible Hulk, or a man carrying a heavy burden on his ever-expanding shoulders.

06/05/2014

Quarterback Garrett Grayson of the CSU Rams during the 2013 Rocky Mountain Showdown at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Sept. 1, 2013 in Denver.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

CSU Rams QB Grayson Injured While Moving Couch

Colorado State says quarterback Garrett Grayson has undergone surgery after injuring his left clavicle while moving a couch.

04/26/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?

The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.

03/06/2014

How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?

To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.

03/06/2014

JaVale McGee on Nov. 1, 2013, at the Pepsi Center (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Nuggets Center McGee Undergoes Surgery, Will Miss Rest Of Season

The Nuggets announced on Thursday that center JaVale McGee will undergo surgery and will be out for the rest of the season.

02/20/2014

Rahim Moore tackles running back Jamaal Charles of the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half on November 25, 2012 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

The Rare And Possibly Season Ending Injury Of Rahim Moore

Broncos defensive back Rahim Moore reportedly suffered an injury which could cost him the rest of the season. Balancing that, though, is the news is that injury shouldn’t cost him his leg. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida explains the uncommon injury called “compartment syndrome.”

11/18/2013

J.D. Walton (credit: CBS)

J.D. Walton Will Miss Start Of Season After Another Surgery

A week ago J.D. Walton appeared well on the road to recovery from surgery on his left ankle, but he had another surgery on Monday, and now the Broncos will start the season without their starting center.

06/19/2013

(Photo by Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)

The Attack Of The Robots

Go under the knife, and the odds are good that a robot may be the one wielding the scalpel. More and more surgeries are being done via ” robotics,” and the FDA is looking into an reported increase in the number of complications during robotic procedures. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida says there are questions you should ask before having surgery — no matter who is doing the cutting.

04/10/2013

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