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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 03:05 PM CST

ThermiRase: Wrinkle Eraser

ThermiRase: Wrinkle Eraser

Most of us have heard of Botox to smooth away wrinkles, but the effects are temporary. Now, a new treatment using heat promises to get rid of those frown lines for years.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 04:58 PM CST

Eating Out: Unhealthy Kids Meals

Eating Out: Unhealthy Kids Meals

Taking your kids out to eat can present real challenges when it comes to finding healthy choices.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 01:39 PM CST

Country-Wide Decrease in Flu Cases, Texas Still High

Country-Wide Decrease in Flu Cases, Texas Still High

Totals for flu cases in the United States are going down, but Texas isn't out of the woods yet.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:00 PM CST

Atrial Fibrillation Treatment

Atrial Fibrillation Treatment

Patients with a common heart rhythm disorder called atrial fibrillation or a-fib are ending up in the hospital more often than before. The good news is that they're surviving more, too.

Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 04:10 AM CST

Most Heart Attack Patients Miss Cardiac Rehab: Study

Most Heart Attack Patients Miss Cardiac Rehab: Study

Strong evidence proves that cardiac rehabilitation after a major heart surgery or procedure can greatly reduce your chances of future hospitalizations for heart problems.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 06:14 AM CST

Study Builds Case Linking Autism, Infections During Pregnancy

Study Builds Case Linking Autism, Infections During Pregnancy

Women with active genital herpes infections early in their pregnancy were twice as likely to have a child with autism than women who did not, according to a study released Wednesday. NBC News reported that the...

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 04:13 PM CST

Cannabis Oil Licensing Set to Begin in Texas

Cannabis Oil Licensing Set to Begin in Texas

The Texas Department of Public Safety will begin accepting applications Thursday for companies that want to produce cannabis oil in Texas.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:10 PM CST

Doctors Detect Heart Problem in Youth Soccer Player

Doctors Detect Heart Problem in Youth Soccer Player

Student survives a heart arrhythmia that can be fatal.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 09:58 AM CST

Screenings Can Detect Potential Deadly Heart Arrythmia

Screenings Can Detect Potential Deadly Heart Arrythmia

One of the most common heart problems that often goes undetected, even in young athletes, is a heart arrythmia.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 09:55 AM CST

Cooling Cap May Help Fight Chemo Hair Loss

Cooling Cap May Help Fight Chemo Hair Loss

A cooling cap may help prevent hair loss for women going through chemotherapy. Dr. Jay Courtright, with Texas Oncology-Medical City Dallas, explains how it works.

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