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Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 at 12:04 PM CST

The DMN's Dr. Seema Yasmin: Zika Virus

The DMN's Dr. Seema Yasmin: Zika Virus

The Dallas Morning News' medical expert Dr. Seema Yasmin discusses the fight to stop the spread of the Zika virus.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 08:29 PM CST

Student Loan Repayment for Mental Health Pros

Student Loan Repayment for Mental Health Pros

Mental health professionals can now get a big financial boost from the state of Texas.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 03:03 PM CST

Chipotle Urges Workers to Stay Home If They're Sick

Chipotle Urges Workers to Stay Home If They're Sick

Chipotle repeatedly told employees they need to stay home if they feel sick and the restaurant chain kept all its U.S. locations shuttered early Monday as executives went over new food safety procedures. The...

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 05:29 PM CST

CDC Elevates Zika Response to Highest Level

CDC Elevates Zika Response to Highest Level

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have moved to the highest level of activation for a Zika response.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 04:17 PM CST

US Athletes Worried About Zika Told to Skip Rio: Report

US Athletes Worried About Zika Told to Skip Rio: Report

The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations on a January conference call that athletes and staff worried about contracting the Zika virus should consider not going to the 2016 Rio Olympics...

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 08:56 AM CST

Obama Asks for Emergency Funds to Combat Zika

Obama Asks for Emergency Funds to Combat Zika

President Barack Obama asks Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus.

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