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Clinics Say They Are Not Equipped to Check for Ebola

The arrival of the deadly Ebola virus has put the spotlight on weak spots in American hospitals, but those facilities are not the only ones on the front lines against Ebola. Read »

Oct 20, 2014
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
Ebola Monitoring Inconsistent as Virus Spread

Ebola Monitoring Inconsistent as Virus Spread

The top administrator in Dallas County rushed to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital this week responding to... Watch »

Oct 18, 2014
Dallas Nurses With Ebola On the Mend

Dallas Nurses With Ebola On the Mend

Dallas nurses Nina Pham and Amber Vinson are both on the mend from the Ebola virus, having been transferred... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Dallas County HHS Can Test for Ebola Virus

Dallas County HHS Can Test for Ebola Virus

The Department of Defense late Friday approved a measure that allows Dallas County Health and Human Services to test... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Ebola Fear Factor: Why U.S. Needs a Viral Reality Check

Ebola Fear Factor: Why U.S. Needs a Viral Reality Check

A national frenzy over the Ebola virus has led to school closings, congressional hearings and the quarantining... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
CDC: Nurse With Ebola Said She Felt Funny in Ohio

CDC: Nurse With Ebola Said She Felt Funny in Ohio

A CDC official says a Texas nurse who has Ebola indicated she "felt funny" and spent extra time... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Pilot Talks About Transporting Ebola Nurses

Pilot Talks About Transporting Ebola Nurses

Emory University will only say Amber Vinson is under the hospital's care, but won't update her Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
PDF: Timeline for Thomas Duncan's ER Visit

PDF: Timeline for Thomas Duncan's ER Visit

The following document was released by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas regarding the sequence of events... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
PDF: Presbyterian Communication Prior to Duncan Diagnosis

PDF: Presbyterian Communication Prior to Duncan Diagnosis

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas released the following document regarding communication and... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Company Who Transported Ebola Patients Was Prepared

Company Who Transported Ebola Patients Was Prepared

Officials with American Medical Response, the company that transported two Dallas Ebola patients, say they... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Pham Resting Comfortably, in

Pham Resting Comfortably, in "Good Spirits"

Ebola patient and nurse Nina Pham is in fair but stable condition and is resting comfortably in “good spirits” at a... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Mexico Turns Away Cruise Carrying Worker at Ebola Hospital

Mexico Turns Away Cruise Carrying Worker at Ebola Hospital

Obama administration officials said a Dallas health care worker who handled a lab specimen from an... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Officials Draft Agreement for Ebola Contacts to Avoid Public

Officials Draft Agreement for Ebola Contacts to Avoid Public

Texas health officials ask all health care workers who had contact with Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan to sign... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Nurses Rally in Support of Presby

Nurses Rally in Support of Presby

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital nurses held a rally Friday afternoon to show support for the hospital... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Dallas Nurses Moved for

Dallas Nurses Moved for "Whatever Comes Next"

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins told NBC News Thursday he doesn't want Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital to... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
2nd Nurse With Ebola 'Stable' at Emory Hospital

2nd Nurse With Ebola 'Stable' at Emory Hospital

The second Dallas nurse diagnosed with Ebola is stable condition at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, her family... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Top 5 Ebola Myths Debunked

Top 5 Ebola Myths Debunked

There's been a lot of misinformation about the Ebola virus, Politifact and Punditfact took a look at the Top... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Schools Close, Passengers Monitored After Nurse's Flight

Schools Close, Passengers Monitored After Nurse's Flight

A nurse’s simple flight from Cleveland to Dallas has left an untold number of people, nine schools and an... Watch »

Oct 17, 2014
Dallas Co. Disaster Declaration Tabled

Dallas Co. Disaster Declaration Tabled

Dallas County Commissioners decided Thursday that a control order to restrict the travel of health care... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
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