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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 no health insurance in Irving. South Asians in particular are in need of the help. B.A.P.S. and NBC 5 were the proud sponsors. Watch »

Sep 13, 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
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
New Concussion Center Opens in Plano

New 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
2nd Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Arlington

2nd Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Arlington

A second human case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Arlington. Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 9, 2014
Children in Several States Fighting Respiratory Virus

Children in Several States Fighting Respiratory Virus

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 8, 2014
4th Ebola Patient Arrives in U.S. for Treatment

4th Ebola Patient Arrives in U.S. for Treatment

A fourth patient infected with the Ebola virus in West Africa has arrived in the U.S. for treatment. Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Mars Issues Chocolate Candy Bar Recall

Mars Issues Chocolate Candy Bar Recall

Mars Chocolate North America has issued a recall of some of its candy bars. Read »

Sep 9, 2014
FDA Approves Breakthrough Drug That Fights Melanoma

FDA Approves Breakthrough Drug That Fights Melanoma

The FDA approved a new drug Thursday that could change the way melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer,... Watch »

Sep 9, 2014
Silent Killer: How to Prevent Cardiomyopathy Among Athletes

Silent Killer: How to Prevent Cardiomyopathy Among Athletes

As schools open across the country, an estimated 2,000 Americans under the age of 25 can be expected to die... Read »

Sep 6, 2014
West Nile Virus Season Peaks in North Texas

West Nile Virus Season Peaks in North Texas

Summer may be winding down, but more and more cities in North Texas are reporting an increase in West... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
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