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WATCH: CDC Confirms First Ebola Case in Dallas
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WATCH: CDC Confirms First Ebola Case in Dallas

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday. Read »

6 minutes 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
Boy Losing His Sight Travels to See Northern Lights

Boy Losing His Sight Travels to See Northern Lights

Young boy travels to Alaska to view Northern Lights and nature before he goes blind. Blake Essig reports. Watch »

4 hours ago
Viagra Ads Target Women for 1st Time

Viagra Ads Target Women for 1st Time

The maker of the world's top-selling erectile dysfunction drug on Tuesday will begin airing the first Viagra TV... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
North Texas Patient Tested for Possible Ebola

North Texas Patient Tested for Possible Ebola

A patient in a Dallas hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
North Texas Patient Tested for Ebola Virus

North Texas Patient Tested for Ebola Virus

A patient in a Dallas hospital is showing signs of the Ebola virus and is being kept in strict isolation with... Watch »

5 hours ago
North Texas Keeps Close Watch on Enterovirus

North Texas Keeps Close Watch on Enterovirus

Denton County leaders and parents are on guard for symptoms after the county’s first case of the respiratory illness... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Afraid of EV-D68? Another Virus Is Killing Kids in U.S.

Afraid of EV-D68? Another Virus Is Killing Kids in U.S.

Although Enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68) has grabbed headlines in recent weeks for sickening hundreds of American kids,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Dallas County Reports 3rd Case of Chikungunya

Dallas County Reports 3rd Case of Chikungunya

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department confirms a third case of Chikungunya in Dallas County this... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Pumpkin-Flavor Fake Out

Pumpkin-Flavor Fake Out

It's being called the pumpkin-flavor fake out. The fruit is rich with fiber and other healthy nutrients, but... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Teens

Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Teens

Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
California Adopts

California Adopts "Yes Means Yes" Sex-Assault Rule

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an assault bill Sunday that requires college students to give consent before sex,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Five Babies Test Positive for TB in Texas Exposure

Five Babies Test Positive for TB in Texas Exposure

A nurse assistant at an El Paso hospital nursery exposed hundreds of infants to tuberculosis between September 2013... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Enterovirus Hits Another North Texas County

Enterovirus Hits Another North Texas County

A growing health concern in North Texas, as Denton County Health Department confirmed the county's first... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Enterovirus D-68 Reported in Denton County

Enterovirus D-68 Reported in Denton County

Denton County Health Department has confirmed a pediatric case of enterovirus-D68, making it the first case of... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
Texas Beef Packer Recalling Meat, Possible E. Coli

Texas Beef Packer Recalling Meat, Possible E. Coli

A meat packer in the Texas Panhandle has recalled nearly 12 tons of beef trimmings products due to possible E. coli... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Enterovirus in North Texas

Enterovirus in North Texas

Several cases of enterovirus-D68 have been confirmed in North Texas after test results from the Centers for Disease... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Vaccinating Dogs Could Eliminate Rabies, Experts Say

Vaccinating Dogs Could Eliminate Rabies, Experts Say

Vaccinating dogs around the world could essentially eliminate rabies in people, but world leaders remain unconcerned... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
1.8 Million Young Adults Have Chlamydia, Survey Finds

1.8 Million Young Adults Have Chlamydia, Survey Finds

A recent survey by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly 2 million young adults have... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Enterovirus-D68 Confirmed in North Texas

Enterovirus-D68 Confirmed in North Texas

Several cases of Enterovirus-D68 have been confirmed in North Texas after test results from the Centers for Disease... Watch »

Sep 26, 2014
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