Mother Of Two Survives Rare Polio-Like Illness: 'I'm Glad It's Over'A young mother from Lakewood is recovering from a rare, debilitating condition that nearly killed her.
The Biggest Unsolved Mysteries Of 2018As 2018 comes to an end, some stories that made the biggest headlines and drew the greatest scrutiny leave open questions.
'Source Of Frustration': CDC's Handling Of Polio-Like Illness Criticized By CU ProfessorThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's own medical advisers are criticizing the federal health agency for being slow to respond to a polio-like disease that's struck hundreds of children over the past six years.
Mom Calls For More Education On Polio-Like Condition Affecting ChildrenCooper Allen’s cross country season is coming to an end. Next up was supposed to be wrestling, but his arm isn’t in good enough shape.
CDC Confirms 62 Cases Of Polio-Like Illness, Mostly Affecting ChildrenCases have been confirmed in 22 states, including Colorado.
Colorado, Illinois, Washington Report Cases Of Polio-Like Illness In ChildrenThe Colorado Department of Health has confirmed 14 cases this year. All of the patients are children who have needed to be hospitalized, the department said, noting that "nearly all have fully recovered."
Polio-Like Illness May Be Responsible For Boy's DeathThe Department of Health in Washington State is investigating a growing cluster of polio-like illness in children. It is the same illness seen in alarming numbers in Colorado in 2014.
Paralyzed Teen Musician Gets Music Back Thanks To Craig HospitalA teenage musician, paralyzed by a rare illness, is playing music once again. And she is donating $1,500 to Craig Rehabilitation Hospital to thank the staff for inspiring her and to help others recover with music.