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2nd Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Arlington

2nd Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Arlington

A second human case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Arlington. Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

What You Need to Know About Enterovirus

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Children in Several States Fighting Respiratory Virus

Children in Several States Fighting Respiratory Virus

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in a dozen states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 8, 2014
4th Ebola Patient Arrives in U.S. for Treatment

4th Ebola Patient Arrives in U.S. for Treatment

A fourth patient infected with the Ebola virus in West Africa has arrived in the U.S. for treatment. Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

Enteroviruses: What You Need to Know

An outbreak of an uncommon virus, Enterovirus D68, has made children in 22 states ill and has left... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Mars Issues Chocolate Candy Bar Recall

Mars Issues Chocolate Candy Bar Recall

Mars Chocolate North America has issued a recall of some of its candy bars. Read »

Sep 9, 2014
FDA Approves Breakthrough Drug That Fights Melanoma

FDA Approves Breakthrough Drug That Fights Melanoma

The FDA approved a new drug Thursday that could change the way melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer,... Watch »

Sep 9, 2014
Silent Killer: How to Prevent Cardiomyopathy Among Athletes

Silent Killer: How to Prevent Cardiomyopathy Among Athletes

As schools open across the country, an estimated 2,000 Americans under the age of 25 can be expected to die... Read »

Sep 6, 2014
West Nile Virus Season Peaks in North Texas

West Nile Virus Season Peaks in North Texas

Summer may be winding down, but more and more cities in North Texas are reporting an increase in West... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
Kids' Sunglasses Recalled for Excessive Lead

Kids' Sunglasses Recalled for Excessive Lead

A Rhode Island-based sunglasses company on Thursday issued a recall of more than 200,000 sunglasses due to... Read »

Sep 5, 2014
Arlington Reports First Human WNV Case

Arlington Reports First Human WNV Case

The City of Arlington confirms first human case of West Nile virus this season. Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
Abortion Provider Soon to Reopen on Texas Border

Abortion Provider Soon to Reopen on Texas Border

An abortion provider says the Rio Grande Valley this week will again have an abortion clinic for the first time... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
CVS Renames Itself, Goes Tobacco Free Early

CVS Renames Itself, Goes Tobacco Free Early

CVS, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain, will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
CDC Releases New Flu Recommendations

CDC Releases New Flu Recommendations

At the unofficial end to the summer, many North Texas doctors are looking ahead to flu season, which is expected to... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
North Texas Doctors Look Ahead to Flu Season

North Texas Doctors Look Ahead to Flu Season

At the unofficial end to the summer, many North Texas doctors are looking ahead to flu season, which is expected to... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
U.S. Judge Blocks Enforcement of New La. Abortion Law

U.S. Judge Blocks Enforcement of New La. Abortion Law

A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law,... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Widow: Defibrillator Not Used on Husband Because of Hairy Chest

Widow: Defibrillator Not Used on Husband Because of Hairy Chest

A New Mexico woman is asking Southwest Airlines to review its training policies after her husband suffered a... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Study Finds More Arsenic in Wells Near Drilling

Study Finds More Arsenic in Wells Near Drilling

University of Texas at Arlington researchers say their study of North Texas water wells shows higher levels... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
Danger in La. Water: What to Know About Brain-Destroying Amoeba

Danger in La. Water: What to Know About Brain-Destroying Amoeba

A rare but potentially deadly brain-destroying amoeba was found in a parish water supply in Louisiana, putting... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Cyclospora Linked to Cilantro

Cyclospora Linked to Cilantro

Some of the Texas cyclosporiasis cases have been traced back to fresh cilantro from Mexico, according to... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
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