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Liquid Therapy? Experts Warn of Alcohol Abuse by Moms

Liquid Therapy? Experts Warn of Alcohol Abuse by Moms

For many moms looking to relieve stress, wine and cocktails are part of their weekly routine, even on play dates. Watch »

Apr 2, 2014
Chicken Recalled Due to Undeclared Allergens, Misprinting

Chicken Recalled Due to Undeclared Allergens, Misprinting

AdvancePierre Foods is recalling more 8,730 pounds of frozen chicken breast products due to misprinting... Read »

Apr 2, 2014
Plano Testing Mosquito Fish in Golf Course Ponds

Plano Testing Mosquito Fish in Golf Course Ponds

April means the first steps of the year to prevent the West Nile virus. Watch »

Apr 1, 2014
Consumer Reports: Pancake Syrup Health Concerns

Consumer Reports: Pancake Syrup Health Concerns

Consumer Reports recently reported that some kinds of caramel color in soft drinks can contain a... Watch »

Apr 1, 2014
Duke Scientists Create Self-Healing Muscles in Lab

Duke Scientists Create Self-Healing Muscles in Lab

Biomedical engineers have developed lab-grown skeletal muscles able to flex as just like biologically grown ones and... Read »

Apr 1, 2014
Officials Want North Texans to Prepare for Mosquito Season

Officials Want North Texans to Prepare for Mosquito Season

Mosquitoes are already moving into North Texas and some cities are getting a head start to fight the bite. Watch »

Apr 1, 2014
Missed the Obamacare Deadline? Here's What You Should Know

Missed the Obamacare Deadline? Here's What You Should Know

Monday was the last day to enroll in a health insurance plan on the federal and state Obamacare Read »

Apr 1, 2014
The Number of Children with Autism on the Rise

The Number of Children with Autism on the Rise

A startling new report finds the number of children with an autism spectrum disorder is Watch »

Mar 31, 2014
Final Texas Push on Insurance Enrollment Deadline

Final Texas Push on Insurance Enrollment Deadline

Texas health care advocates, hospitals and assisters are giving a final, round-the-clock push to get as... Read »

Mar 31, 2014
Study Shows New Drugs Can Lower Cholesterol

Study Shows New Drugs Can Lower Cholesterol

A new class of experimental medicines can dramatically lower cholesterol, raising hopes of a fresh option for people... Read »

Mar 29, 2014
Diet Drinks Linked With Heart Disease, Death: Study

Diet Drinks Linked With Heart Disease, Death: Study

A new study published Saturday suggests that women who drink a lot of diet soda may be at a greater risk of... Read »

Mar 30, 2014
Deaf Woman Hears for the First Time

Deaf Woman Hears for the First Time

Joan Milne was born deaf and was overcome with emotion when she heard a nurse reciting the days of the week for the... Watch »

Mar 29, 2014
North Texans Report Prolonged Cold Symptoms

North Texans Report Prolonged Cold Symptoms

This year's cold season has had lingering effects on North Texans. Watch »

Mar 29, 2014
Political Opposition Impacting Texas Health Care Sign-Ups

Political Opposition Impacting Texas Health Care Sign-Ups

Political opposition in Texas to the federal health care overhaul hasn't helped enrollment numbers that lag... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Study Shows Many Preteens Have High Cholesterol

Study Shows Many Preteens Have High Cholesterol

There's fresh evidence that a lot of young people could be headed for heart trouble. A large study of preteens... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Many Preteens Have High Cholesterol: Study

Many Preteens Have High Cholesterol: Study

A news study of preteens in Texas found that about one-third of them had borderline or high cholesterol when tested... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Marriage Healthy for the Heart?

Marriage Healthy for the Heart?

A study of more than 3.5 million Americans found that married people were less likely than single, divorced... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Sex Harassment Study: Surprise Effect on Military Men

Sex Harassment Study: Surprise Effect on Military Men

Frightening and threatening sexual harassment in the military may cause its male victims more distress than... Read »

Mar 28, 2014
Appeals Court Upholds TX Abortion Rules

Appeals Court Upholds TX Abortion Rules

A federal appeals court has upheld Texas' tough new abortion restrictions. Read »

Mar 28, 2014
6 Million Have Enrolled on Obamacare Sites: White House

6 Million Have Enrolled on Obamacare Sites: White House

More than 6 million people have enrolled in health insurance on the new Obamacare exchanges, the White House... Read »

Mar 27, 2014
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