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Cowtown Half Marathon Kicks Off
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Cowtown Half Marathon Kicks Off

Even after a weekend of icy, wet, and generally miserable weather, thousands braved the cold and participated in the Cowtown Half Marathon in downtown Fort Worth on Sunday. Read »

9 minutes ago
Ebola Survivor Nina Pham to Sue Texas Health

Ebola Survivor Nina Pham to Sue Texas Health

Ebola survivor and nurse Nina Pham plans to sue Texas Health Resources, alleging her employer failed to develop... Watch »

Mar 1, 2015
Cowtown Runners Invited to Another Marathon

Cowtown Runners Invited to Another Marathon

The Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series made free entries available for displaced Cowtown entrants. Read »

Feb 28, 2015
AstraZeneca Explains Why Swine Flu Vaccine Didn't Work

AstraZeneca Explains Why Swine Flu Vaccine Didn't Work

The makers of the nasal spray version of the flu vaccine say now they know why it has failed to protect young U.S. Read »

Feb 26, 2015
WATCH: Body Bags Are Getting Bigger

WATCH: Body Bags Are Getting Bigger

With more than one third of U.S. adults overweight, coroners are having problems with standard body bags sizes being... Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Study Shows Link Between ADHD and Premature Death

Study Shows Link Between ADHD and Premature Death

People with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to die earlier than those without the... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
It Keeps Food Creamy — But Can It Help Make You Fat?

It Keeps Food Creamy — But Can It Help Make You Fat?

New research suggests that a common ingredient in creamy processed foods — like ice cream and mayonnaise — might... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Hand Washing Dishes May Prevent Allergies: Study

Hand Washing Dishes May Prevent Allergies: Study

Washing dishes might be the best chore for a kid. Doing dishes by hand instead of using a dishwasher might prevent... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Study Finds Molecular Link Between Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes

Study Finds Molecular Link Between Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, believe they have discovered the "root cause" of Type 2... Read »

Feb 24, 2015
Study Links Peanut Exposure to Allergy

Study Links Peanut Exposure to Allergy

A new study argues that the key to preventing peanut allergies in children may lie in early and regular exposure to... Watch »

Feb 24, 2015
Early Exposure Helps Prevent Peanut Allergies

Early Exposure Helps Prevent Peanut Allergies

Exposing infants like these to peanuts before age 1 helped prevent a peanut allergy, lowering that risk by as much... Read »

Feb 23, 2015
New Smoking Ordinance to be Decided

New Smoking Ordinance to be Decided

Smokers in Cleburne may soon get a clear signal whether or not they can smoke in local businesses. Read »

Feb 23, 2015

"Superbug" Patient to Sue Maker of Device: Lawyer

An 18-year-old student now hospitalized with a "superbug" infection at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center... Read »

Feb 21, 2015
New Sterilization Rules Combat

New Sterilization Rules Combat "Superbug" Infections: Doctors

New procedures for cleaning a medical device used in some exams will prevent the "superbug" from spreading to anyone... Watch »

Feb 21, 2015
Killer Virus Discovered in Kansas

Killer Virus Discovered in Kansas

Scientists have stumbled upon a never-before-seen virus that apparently killed a man in Kansas last year, NBC News... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
Students and Faculty of Tarleton University to be Tested for Tuberculosis

Students and Faculty of Tarleton University to be Tested for...

A reported tuberculosis case at Tarleton University is leading the Department of State Health Services and Tarleton... Read »

Feb 20, 2015
FW Hospital Sees Spike in Admitted Children

FW Hospital Sees Spike in Admitted Children

Cook Children's Medical Center emergency rooms have been packed with children lately, according to hospital... Watch »

Feb 20, 2015
FDA Warning: Traces of Peanuts Found in Cumin

FDA Warning: Traces of Peanuts Found in Cumin

Hundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in cumin spice — a... Watch »

Feb 19, 2015
New Breast Cancer Treatment Extends Life Over a Year

New Breast Cancer Treatment Extends Life Over a Year

A new combination of three chemotherapy drugs helps extend life by a year and a half for patients with a specific... Read »

Feb 18, 2015
Frisco Middle School Team Creates Prosthetic Hand

Frisco Middle School Team Creates Prosthetic Hand

Five Frisco seventh graders are gaining national attention for their work in 3D printing. Watch »

Feb 18, 2015
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