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Toddler Once Paralyzed by West Nile Now Recovering
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Toddler Once Paralyzed by West Nile Now Recovering

A North Texas toddler once thought to be paralyzed from West Nile virus is recovering, and his family has a warning for others about the illness. Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Source of Blue Bell Listeria Never Pinpointed

Source of Blue Bell Listeria Never Pinpointed

As Blue Bell begins its much-anticipated return to store shelves, the company acknowledges the exact source of the... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Texas Teen Dies After Amoeba Enters Brain

Texas Teen Dies After Amoeba Enters Brain

A 14-year-old boy has died after encountering a rare amoeba while swimming in a lake north of Houston. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
12th Human WNV Case Reported in Dallas County

12th Human WNV Case Reported in Dallas County

Dallas County health officials are reporting the 12th human case of West Nile virus this season. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Dallas County Confirms Year's First Mumps Case

Dallas County Confirms Year's First Mumps Case

Dallas County Health and Human Services officials confirm the county's first case of the mumps in 2015. Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
DFW Doctors: Get Your Flu Shots Now!

DFW Doctors: Get Your Flu Shots Now!

Don’t let the warm weather fool you – flu season is right around the corner. Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Dallas Organizers Prep for Freedom Run

Dallas Organizers Prep for Freedom Run

Organizers are preparing for the 15th Freedom Run 5K in Dallas, benefiting first responders and their families... Watch »

Aug 29, 2015
First Look at Dallas City Water Parks

First Look at Dallas City Water Parks

Now, finally, we have some idea where the city could sink those water parks. Read »

Aug 29, 2015
Irving Resident Dies from West Nile Virus

Irving Resident Dies from West Nile Virus

An Irving resident has died from West Nile virus, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services, becoming the... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
First Human WNV Case Confirmed in Flower Mound

First Human WNV Case Confirmed in Flower Mound

Denton County health officials confirm Flower Mound has its the first human case of West Nile virus of the season. Read »

Aug 28, 2015
Diabetes Drugs Can Cause Severe Joint Pain: FDA

Diabetes Drugs Can Cause Severe Joint Pain: FDA

Certain diabetes drugs can cause severe and disabling joint pain, the Food and Drug Administration warned patients... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
3 Generations Linked by Single Womb After Transplant

3 Generations Linked by Single Womb After Transplant

For one family in Sweden, a pioneering procedure has led to a baby being born from the same womb that nurtured his... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
Rubella Case Confirmed in Tarrant County

Rubella Case Confirmed in Tarrant County

Officials with the Tarrant County Public Health Department confirmed Thursday a student at Texas Christian... Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Texas Records 4th Death This Year Linked to West Nile

Texas Records 4th Death This Year Linked to West Nile

Health officials say a fourth person has died in Texas this year after contracting the West Nile virus. Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Texas Health Officials Say Medicaid Cuts Still Coming

Texas Health Officials Say Medicaid Cuts Still Coming

Texas health officials say they will still implement a $350 million cut in Medicaid payments for therapy services --... Read »

Aug 26, 2015
Texas Holds Off on Therapy Cuts in Medicaid Program

Texas Holds Off on Therapy Cuts in Medicaid Program

Texas health officials are postponing a $350 million cut in Medicaid payments to therapists after being pushed to... Read »

Aug 26, 2015
Clothes Carry Germs Into Newborn ICU: Study

Clothes Carry Germs Into Newborn ICU: Study

Parents and other people who come to visit babies in the newborn intensive care unit are sometimes carrying a... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Denton Co. Leaders Warn: Guard Against West Nile

Denton Co. Leaders Warn: Guard Against West Nile

Denton County health leaders are urging residents to not look past West Nile virus season after the county's first... Watch »

Aug 25, 2015
Dallas County Records 8th Human West Nile Case

Dallas County Records 8th Human West Nile Case

Dallas County health officials are reporting the county's sixth, seventh and eighth human cases of West Nile virus... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
FDA: Eggless Spread Doesn't Cut It as Mayo

FDA: Eggless Spread Doesn't Cut It as Mayo

A vegan spread called Just Mayo isn't actually mayonnaise, according to U.S. regulators, because it doesn't actually... Read »

Aug 25, 2015

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