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Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Recalled
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Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Recalled

A California firm is recalling chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam's Clubs nationwide for possible listeria contamination. Read »

5 hours ago
Find a Flu Shot in DFW

Find a Flu Shot in DFW

Check our list of locations to get your flu vaccine across North Texas. Read »

Apr 29, 2014
Final Push to Get Back-to-School Immunizations

Final Push to Get Back-to-School Immunizations

It's the final push to get back-to-school immunizations as thousands of North Texas children return to class. Watch »

19 minutes ago
Sacramento Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Sacramento Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Health officials said Thursday a patient who was being tested for Ebola in Sacramento has tested negative for... Read »

20 minutes ago
SoCal Man With ALS Shows Why Ice Bucket Challenge Matters in Viral Video

SoCal Man With ALS Shows Why Ice Bucket Challenge Matters in...

A Southern California man shares in a new YouTube video about a family history of ALS and how he was diagnosed with... Read »

2 hours ago
Cured of Ebola: What to Know About Americans' Recovery

Cured of Ebola: What to Know About Americans' Recovery

Here's what you need to know about the two Americans doctor say have been cured of Ebola. Read »

Aug 21, 2014
What Cured Ebola Patients Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol?

What Cured Ebola Patients Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol?

The two U.S. Ebola patients left an Atlanta hospital on Thursday infection free, after becoming the first... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Safety Alert: Mercury in Fish

Safety Alert: Mercury in Fish

Eating fish can be a great choice. It's an excellent, low-fat source of protein and other nutrients... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Fort Worth Still Without West Nile Positive Mosquitoes

Fort Worth Still Without West Nile Positive Mosquitoes

The West Nile virus and mosquito seasons may run longer this year thanks to summer rains, but Fort Worth... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Dr. Kent Brantly Discharged; Cured of Ebola

Dr. Kent Brantly Discharged; Cured of Ebola

Two American aid workers treated at a Georgia hospital after becoming infected with the deadly Ebola virus now pose... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014

"Suicide Tourism" to Switzerland Doubles

The number of people who traveled to Switzerland for a voluntary assisted death doubled between 2008 and... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Experimental Drug Cures Ebola-Like Virus in Monkeys

Experimental Drug Cures Ebola-Like Virus in Monkeys

Researchers in the fight against Ebola are hopeful after an experimental drug cured monkeys infected with... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Back-to-School Health

Back-to-School Health

Texas Healthcare Dr. Mark Hammonds discusses immunizations, preventing sickness and more. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Livestrong Gives $50M Gift to UT

Livestrong Gives $50M Gift to UT

Lance Armstrong's former charity made the largest investment in its history Tuesday by giving $50 million to... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Calif. Patient May Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Officials

Calif. Patient May Have Been Exposed to Ebola: Officials

A patient admitted to a South Sacramento hospital may have been exposed to the Ebola virus, health officials... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Football Team Adds Helmet Cushions to Curb Impacts

Football Team Adds Helmet Cushions to Curb Impacts

Football practice for the Richland High School Rebels includes something extra. Soft cushions called Guardian... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled for Salmonella Risk

A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Annual Powder-Puff Game Exceeds Fundraising Goal

Annual Powder-Puff Game Exceeds Fundraising Goal

The 7th annual BvB Powder-Puff Football Game raises $440,000 for Alzheimer's research. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
EPA Takes Issue with Handing Out Mosquito Dunks

EPA Takes Issue with Handing Out Mosquito Dunks

After two summers of providing free mosquito dunks to residents, Trophy Club had to stop giving them out... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Slum Residents Loot Ebola Clinic in Liberia

Slum Residents Loot Ebola Clinic in Liberia

Residents of a large slum looted an Ebola quarantine center in Liberia's capital on Saturday, raising fears... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
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