You can do just about anything with your phone these days. Take an electrocardiogram. Confess your sins. Even smoke a cigarette
With all the attention on meningitis, hantavirus, and West Nile virus outbreaks lately, it's worth remembering that regular old cardiovascular disease is still the number one
Originally published on Mon October 22, 2012 2:15 pm
Cheerleading seems, well, so cheery, it's hard to associate it with skull fracture, paralysis and death.
But cheering accounts for two-thirds of catastrophic injuries among high school girl athletes, a number that hasn't decreased despite repeated attempts to make the sport less dangerous.
State health officials are concerned about a growing pertussis epidemic in Colorado. To date, 1,026 cases of pertussis (commonly referred to as whooping cough) have been confirmed statewide.