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Unusual Allergy Reactions Due to Summer Rain

Unusual Allergy Reactions Due to Summer Rain

If your allergies seem out of control, you're not alone. Read »

4 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
Contractors Allowed to Fumble Obamacare Website: GAO

Contractors Allowed to Fumble Obamacare Website: GAO

A team at the Department of Health and Human Services failed to plan properly or watch over contractors hired to set... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Two Americans Isolated Over Ebola Fears

Two Americans Isolated Over Ebola Fears

The US State Department says two Americans who are volunteers with the Peace Corps are not symptomatic but are being... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Sierra Leone Declares State of Emergency Over Ebola

Sierra Leone Declares State of Emergency Over Ebola

Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency Wednesday to halt the spread of the largest outbreak of the Ebola... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Symptoms Improving for North Texas Doctor with Ebola

Symptoms Improving for North Texas Doctor with Ebola

Volunteers with Samaritan's Purse say Dr. Kent Brantly is doing a little better Wednesday. He's still in serious... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

A possible Ebola scare closed a Charlotte area emergency room briefly overnight amid heightened fears about the... Read »

Jul 30, 2014

"We Need More": Fight Against Ebola Is Thin on Ground

The biggest outbreak of Ebola in history is affecting over 1,200 people and continues to spread with no end in... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Cities Skip Spraying Despite Positive West Nile Tests

Cities Skip Spraying Despite Positive West Nile Tests

When mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in some North Texas cities you may not see spray trucks on city... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Cyclospora Cases Continue to Rise in North Texas

Cyclospora Cases Continue to Rise in North Texas

The number of cyclospora cases continues to rise across North Texas and the rest of the state. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Number of Cyclospora Cases Rises

Number of Cyclospora Cases Rises

The number of cyclospora cases continues to rise in North Texas. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Consumer Reports Hot Car Danger
Consumer Reports: Hot Car Danger

Consumer Reports: Hot Car Danger

44 children died last year from heat stroke inside cars. Accidentally leaving a child behind in a hot car has... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Teen Invents Hot Car Safety Device

Teen Invents Hot Car Safety Device

A teenager in New Mexico hopes her new invention will help save lives and stop people from leaving children in... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Feeling the Pain of Lightning Strikes, Again and Again

Feeling the Pain of Lightning Strikes, Again and Again

A day after a lightning storm killed a one man and injured others on a California beach, survivors describe pain,... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Fist Bumps Less Germy Than Handshakes: Study

Fist Bumps Less Germy Than Handshakes: Study

British researchers conducted an experiment that suggested that fist bumps are a cleaner way for people to greet... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Friends Pray for Fort Worth Doctor Diagnosed with Ebola

Friends Pray for Fort Worth Doctor Diagnosed with Ebola

Colleagues of Dr. Kent Brantly describe him as a good person and great doctor. Brantly is being treated for... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Ebola 101

Ebola 101

NBC 5's Kevin Cokely shows you the symptoms and the history of the deadly Ebola virus. Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Second American Diagnosed With Ebola in Liberia

Second American Diagnosed With Ebola in Liberia

A second U.S. citizen working in Liberia has tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, a charitable... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
The Case for Legalized Marijuana

The Case for Legalized Marijuana

On Sunday, The New York Times became the largest U.S. newspaper to support decriminalizing pot on the federal... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
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