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Injuries Linked to Bounce Houses

Posted: 11/26/2012 - A new study says injuries from the use of a kids' party attraction have skyrocketed along with the popularity of inflatable bounce houses.

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5-Hour Energy CEO Stands By Product's Safety

Posted: 11/19/2012 - The owner of 5-Hour Energy says a ban of his product over reports that some people with heart conditions experienced dangerous side effects would make about as much sense as banning peanuts because some people who eat them are deathly allergic.

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Diabetes Rates Rocket In Oklahoma, South

Updated: 11/15/2012 - The nation's diabetes problem is getting worse, and health officials say the biggest changes have been in Oklahoma and a number of Southern states.

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Help For Parents During Holiday Stress

Updated: 11/10/2012 - The holidays can be a fun time of year, but it can also be very stressful, especially for parents. Experts want them to know there is help out there for their frustrations.

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Surgery Seems Best For Heart Disease in Diabetics

Posted: 11/05/2012 - New research shows that people with diabetes and several clogged heart arteries fare better with bypass surgery instead of having stents placed to prop open their blood vessels.

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New UN "Atlas" Links Climate Change, Health

Posted: 10/29/2012 - The two U.N. agencies for health and weather services have created a new "atlas" of scientific data that they say offers fresh evidence of the links between climate change to outbreaks of meningitis, malaria and other diseases.

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Drive-Thru Flu Clinic In Pueblo

Posted: 10/12/2012 - Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo is making getting a flu shot as easy as picking up a hamburger from your local drive-thru joint.

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1 Dead From Suspected Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Updated: 10/08/2012 - One person is confirmed dead while a second remains in critical condition due to suspected carbon monoxide poisoning. Both were found unconscious inside their home early Sunday afternoon.

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FDA: Avoid Drugs From Company Tied To Meningitis

Posted: 10/05/2012 - The government is warning doctors and hospitals not to use any product from the specialty pharmacy that made the steroid suspected in a meningitis outbreak.

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Family Offers Hope To Parents of Premature Babies

Updated: 10/04/2012 - This Colorado Springs family is taking in the joys of fall, as they look back on a 4-year journey that could bring hope to other parents with premature babies.

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Free Clinics To Prevent Whooping Cough

Posted: 09/29/2012 - With cases of Whooping Cough on the rise here in Colorado, local health leaders are urging people to get vaccinated.

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Free Whooping Cough Vaccination Clinic Saturday

Updated: 09/28/2012 - The Colorado Springs Fire Department and local agencies are partnering to help people who work with or care for children get the vaccination for whooping cough.

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FDA Urged To Set Standards For Arsenic In Rice

Updated: 09/20/2012 - The Food and Drug Administration may consider new standards for the levels of arsenic in rice as consumer groups are calling for federal guidance on how much of the carcinogen can be present in food.

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Coloradoan Wins $7 Million In Popcorn Lung Lawsuit

Posted: 09/20/2012 - A suburban Denver man who was diagnosed with "popcorn lung," possibly from inhaling the artificial butter smell of the microwave popcorn he regularly ate, has won a $7.2 million verdict against various food companies.

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