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Artificial Sweeteners May Set Stage for Diabetes
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Artificial Sweeteners May Set Stage for Diabetes

New study suggests artificial sweeteners like Sweet 'N Low, Splenda and NutraSweet may hamper the way some people's bodies handle sugar and could promote diabetes. 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
Okla. Becomes Latest State to Report Enterovirus

Okla. Becomes Latest State to Report Enterovirus

Oklahoma has confirmed it has cases of Enterovirus-68, making it the 12th state in the country with cases of... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
American Waistlines Are Still Expanding: Study

American Waistlines Are Still Expanding: Study

A study by the Centers for Disease Control reveals that while the body mass index of Americans is stable,... Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Receipts Tainted With BPA

Receipts Tainted With BPA

Cash register receipts, ATM receipts, the receipts the gas pump spits out and even baggage claim checks—if... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Black Ground Pepper Recall

Black Ground Pepper Recall

Check your spice rack - a brand of black ground pepper has been recalled. Read »

Sep 16, 2014
Brantly Speaks at Senate Ebola Hearing

Brantly Speaks at Senate Ebola Hearing

Kent Brantly, the Fort Worth doctor who was cured of Ebola after contracting the deadly virus while working with... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
Beware BPA-Tainted Receipts

Beware BPA-Tainted Receipts

Cash register receipts, ATM receipts, the receipts the gas pump spits out, and even baggage claim checks—if they’re... Watch »

Sep 16, 2014
New Discount RX Program Launched in Wise Co.

New Discount RX Program Launched in Wise Co.

Coast2Coast Rx prescription discount program held a news conference along with the Wise County Commissioners... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Peter & Rebecca Alexander:

Peter & Rebecca Alexander: "Not Fade Away"

NBC's Peter Alexander and his sister Rebecca talk about their new book "Not Fade Away" a memoir and a unique look at... Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
No EV D68 in Texas, But Parents Stay Alert

No EV D68 in Texas, But Parents Stay Alert

A mysterious virus spreading through the Midwest has North Texas parents questioning their child’s symptoms. Watch »

Sep 15, 2014
Hundreds Receive Free Health Care In Irving

Hundreds Receive Free Health Care In Irving

More than 100 physicians and health care providers gave free health care to hundreds of people with little or... Watch »

Sep 13, 2014
Denton Co. Reports West Nile, Chikungunya Cases

Denton Co. Reports West Nile, Chikungunya Cases

The Denton County Health Department reported its first two human cases of the West Nile virus in 2014 on Friday, in... Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Who Is Leading the Fight Against Ebola?

Who Is Leading the Fight Against Ebola?

Ebola has killed 2,400 people and infected some 5,000 in the space of a few months, the World Health... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Texas Abortion Restrictions at US Appeals Court

Texas Abortion Restrictions at US Appeals Court

A federal appeals court that has already upheld a Texas law restricting abortions is hearing arguments about an even... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
More Choose to Share Weight Loss with Employers

More Choose to Share Weight Loss with Employers

Thousands of North Texans are opting to wear devices that track their every step as part of company... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Kissing Bug Spreading Parasite in Texas Dogs

Kissing Bug Spreading Parasite in Texas Dogs

A disease that has infected millions of people in Mexico, Central America and South America is now showing up... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Ragweed Season Hits North Texans Hard

Ragweed Season Hits North Texans Hard

It's ragweed season and North Texans are getting hit hard this week, some are even heading to the doctor... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Concussion Center Opens in Plano

Concussion Center Opens in Plano

Texas Health Plano is introducing its new concussion center, focusing on the screening, prevention and treatment of... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Best and Worst States to Have a Baby

Best and Worst States to Have a Baby

A new study by WalletHub ranks the best and worst states to have a baby, Today.com reported. Read »

Sep 11, 2014
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