Is Youth Football Safer Than We Thought?It's a big dilemma for many sports-minded parents: Should I let my child play football, or some other contact sport?
Does Your Child Have High Blood Pressure?When is the last time your child had a blood pressure check? A new report says one should be done at every visit to the doctor.
Why Did My Blood Turn Blue?What would you do if you awoke one morning and your entire body had turned blue? A medical case about a true "blueblood."
Where Will The Next Major Measles Outbreaks Hit? Denver Makes The ListA new study looks at the counties in the United States most at risk for a measles outbreak in the months to come. Denver makes the list.
Hello Trees. Hello Allergies. The Sneezing Season Is HereIf you're feeling the wrath of allergies, you're not alone. Here are some tips to survive the misery of spring.
More Cases Of Colon Cancer In Young Adults Being MissedMore and more cases of colon cancer are being diagnosed in young adults. And a new study shows many of these cases are being misdiagnosed.
More Regulation And Taxes For Better Health? New Guidelines On Children And SugarAre taxes and regulations the answer to limiting the amount of sugar your child takes in each day? Two major health groups say yes.
A New, More Powerful Strain Of Flu Has Just Hit ColoradoColorado is not done yet. Hope that the flu season is winding down is gone now that a new, deadlier strain has struck our state.
Now You Can Buy Tissues Already Infected With GermsWould you wipe your nose with a contaminated tissue –on purpose—to give yourself a cold? That’s the basis of a new product that claims to offer a different type of immunity this cold and flu season.
Do You Have A Cold Or The Flu?One is usually not so bad, the other can put you in the hospital. What are the differences between cold and the flu? Knowing is important.
The Holiday Heart GrinchA stocking full of coal may be the least of your holiday worries. A new study points to the one hour of the year with highest rates of heart attacks, and it's a holiday time that might surprise you.
What Does A Ruptured Achilles To Do?Achilles tendon ruptures aren’t just for athletes like Emmanuel Sanders of the Denver Broncos. They are among the most common -- and debilitating tendon injuries in everyday people.
Five Tips To A Healthy Thanksgiving Meal... And LeftoversIt's often the most spectacular meal of the year, both in size and in risk of food poisoning. Here's how to safely enjoy your Turkey Day.
'Tis The Season For StrepWith the holidays just around the corner, what better time to get sick. Right now we're not seeing a lot of flu (at least not yet), but strep throat is certainly putting a lot of youngsters and grownups down for the count.
When To Call 'Dr. Google'With cold and flu season kicking in, more and more of us will turn to "Dr. Google" to gather more information on our symptoms and conditions. Here is some advice about online medical information.