No Pot For Pain, NFL Says, But Some Players Don't AgreeNFL players are banned from using marijuana for recreational or self-medicating purposes, but former players say the league needs to re-evaluate its policies.
Got Vicodin? Get Ready For Tighter Reins On Pain PillsTake Vicodin? America's most popular narcotic pain pill will soon be harder to get if the FDA has its way. Yet doctors and others have fought tighter control over prescribing this addictive and often abused medication. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida disagrees, and explains why he thinks the new rules are good ones.
Safeway Shopper Thwarts Pharmacy RobberyAn armed robber thought he'd gotten away with some prescription drugs, but a quick-thinking customer saw the crime ending differently.
Overdose Drug Expansion Considered In ColoradoAccess to a powerful drug that can stop drug overdoses could be expanded in Colorado.
ER Doctors To Crack Down On Prescribing PainkillersEmergency room doctors in the Denver metro area are cracking down on how they disperse prescription painkillers.
Pharmacy Robbery Suspect Seen Wearing Wig, GlassesPolice in Lone Tree are looking for a pharmacy thief wanted for stealing $12,000 worth of narcotics.
Denver Doctor Gets Probation In Drug CaseA Denver doctor who pleaded guilty to obtaining thousands of generic Vicodin and generic Ambien pills by using aliases has been sentenced to five years of supervised probation.
Pharmacy Robberies Are Growing In ColoradoA man with gun robbed a pharmacy on Tuesday and police in two metro departments are now investigating similar crimes. It appears the thief is looking for a particular prescription.
Police Search For Hooded Pain BanditPolice in Wheat Ridge are hoping someone recognizes a man they call "the hooded pain med bandit."