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Child's Death Flu-Related in Dallas County

Child's Death Flu-Related in Dallas County

Health officials in Dallas County confirmed Tuesday that the death of an 8-year-old child was flu-related. Read »

Mar 12, 2014
Radio Host Steve Lamb Recalls On-Air Stroke

Radio Host Steve Lamb Recalls On-Air Stroke

Every morning a familiar, strong voice gets the day started for many North Texans who tune in to WBAP Watch »

Mar 7, 2014
Steve Lamb and Deborah Ferguson Open Up About His Stroke

Steve Lamb and Deborah Ferguson Open Up About His Stroke

Two well-known media personalities, one frightening medical emergency. Tonight 10 p.m. Watch »

Mar 7, 2014
E-Cigs

E-Cigs "Gateway" to Real Smoking: Study

Teenagers using e-cigarettes are more likely to try smoking real cigarettes and are less likely to quit than... Watch »

Mar 7, 2014
Woman Has Life-Changing Postpartum Surgery

Woman Has Life-Changing Postpartum Surgery

A North Texas mother's shares her life-changing surgery that every woman will want to know about. Watch »

Mar 6, 2014
Anonymous Surgeons Help Girl Get Her Smile Back

Anonymous Surgeons Help Girl Get Her Smile Back

When 14-year-old Hannah and her mom arrived at the 106.1 KISS-FM studios Thursday, they thought there were there for... Read »

Mar 6, 2014
2 Studies Point to Possible Future AIDS

2 Studies Point to Possible Future AIDS "Cure"

A second American baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Dallas County Health and Human Services says they're starting the war on West Nile early to prevent this... Watch »

Mar 4, 2014
Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Battle Against Dallas West Nile Begins Early

Dallas County Health and Human Services says they're starting the war on West Nile early to prevent this... Watch »

Mar 4, 2014
Most Prescription Drug Abusers Get Them From Friends: Study

Most Prescription Drug Abusers Get Them From Friends: Study

Most people who abuse addictive prescription painkillers get them for free from friends or relatives, while... Read »

Mar 3, 2014
UT Medical Center Launches Brain Injury Institute

UT Medical Center Launches Brain Injury Institute

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas has launched a state-funded research... Watch »

Mar 1, 2014
WATCH: Obama, Biden Work Out Together

WATCH: Obama, Biden Work Out Together

Who needs sneakers or a gym to get a little exercise? President Barack Obama or Vice President Joe Biden showed in a... Read »

Feb 28, 2014
All Out Trinity Festival Takes Over the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge

All Out Trinity Festival Takes Over the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge

If you love to exercise and you love the Dallas downtown skyline than you might want to mark your calender off... Read »

Mar 1, 2014
Older Dads' Kids at Higher Risk For Psych Woes

Older Dads' Kids at Higher Risk For Psych Woes

Older fathers may face higher risks than previously thought for having children with psychiatric problems, including... Watch »

Feb 27, 2014
Cowboys Helping Arlington Schools Tackle Obesity

Cowboys Helping Arlington Schools Tackle Obesity

The Dallas Cowboys, Arlington Independent School District, and several other organizations are teaming up to launch... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Prescription Drug Use on the Rise With Teens

Prescription Drug Use on the Rise With Teens

One type of drugs teens are most likely to abuse may be within your medicine cabinet. Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Women With Cancer Gene Should Have Ovaries Out: Study

Women With Cancer Gene Should Have Ovaries Out: Study

For women who carry a notorious cancer gene, surgery to remove healthy ovaries is one of the most protective... Watch »

Feb 24, 2014
Polio-Like Illness Among Children a Mystery in California

Polio-Like Illness Among Children a Mystery in California

A 4-year-old Berkeley girl is among an alarming number of California children who have experienced... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Rash Outbreaks Halt Fitbit Wristband Sales

Rash Outbreaks Halt Fitbit Wristband Sales

Wearable technology maker Fitbit Inc. has stopped sales of its $130 Force wristband and is recalling it after... Read »

Feb 22, 2014
FDA to Overhaul Over-the-Counter Drug Rules

FDA to Overhaul Over-the-Counter Drug Rules

The Food and Drug Administration is looking to revamp its system for regulating hundreds of over-the-counter drugs... Read »

Feb 21, 2014
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