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North Texan Witnesses Liberia

North Texan Witnesses Liberia "Deteroriate by the Hour"

Hours after returning from Liberia, Dr. Todd Phillips told NBC 5 about seeing the Ebola outbreak firsthand. Watch »

Aug 4, 2014
Mass. Doctor Heading to Africa to Help Fight Ebola

Mass. Doctor Heading to Africa to Help Fight Ebola

Dr. Nahid Bhadelia is taking her knowledge about infectious disease to Sierra Leone, where she'll be in... Watch »

Aug 3, 2014
New York Times To Run Ad From Marijuana Company

New York Times To Run Ad From Marijuana Company

The New York Times will run a full-page advertisement on Sunday for a company that helps marijuana users find... Read »

Aug 2, 2014
Toledo Tap Water Remains Off-Limits for Third Day

Toledo Tap Water Remains Off-Limits for Third Day

Residents in northwestern Ohio remained unable to use tap water for a third day after testing showed toxins... Watch »

Aug 4, 2014
1st Ebola Patient, Dr. Kent Brantly, Arrives at Emory

1st Ebola Patient, Dr. Kent Brantly, Arrives at Emory

An American patient fighting against the deadly Ebola virus arrived in Atlanta from Africa on Watch »

Aug 2, 2014
5 Things to Know About Ebola Outbreak in W. Africa

5 Things to Know About Ebola Outbreak in W. Africa

Two Americans who had been working to treat Ebola patients in Africa have been stricken by the disease. Read »

Aug 2, 2014
Dallas County Updates on West Nile Virus

Dallas County Updates on West Nile Virus

Dallas County released an update on West Nile Virus Friday afternoon. Read »

Aug 1, 2014
Deadly Pain Pills

Deadly Pain Pills

Prescription painkillers like OxyContin, Percocet and Vicodin can make days bearable if you’re suffering, but... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Galveston Doctor Heads to West Africa

Galveston Doctor Heads to West Africa

Another Texas doctor plans to follow Dr. Kent Brantly to West Africa. Read »

Aug 1, 2014
Doctor With Ebola: 'God Has a Call On My Life'

Doctor With Ebola: 'God Has a Call On My Life'

The Fort Worth doctor who came down with Ebola while working as an aide worker in western Africa said he became... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Flower Mound Has High Breast Cancer Rates: Report

Flower Mound Has High Breast Cancer Rates: Report

The third state study since cancer cluster concerns showed mostly good news, but some troublesome for Flower Mound. Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Texas Doctor Fighting Ebola Receives Blood from Survivor

Texas Doctor Fighting Ebola Receives Blood from Survivor

A North Texas doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola virus while working for a relief organization in West... Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Cancer Cluster Study Results in Flower Mound

Cancer Cluster Study Results in Flower Mound

Experts have been studying Flower Mound for years over worries that fracking and natural gas drilling are... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Unusual Allergy Reactions Due to Summer Rain

Unusual Allergy Reactions Due to Summer Rain

If your allergies seem out of control, you're not alone. Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Contractors Allowed to Fumble Obamacare Website: GAO

Contractors Allowed to Fumble Obamacare Website: GAO

A team at the Department of Health and Human Services failed to plan properly or watch over contractors hired to set... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Two Americans Isolated Over Ebola Fears

Two Americans Isolated Over Ebola Fears

The US State Department says two Americans who are volunteers with the Peace Corps are not symptomatic but are being... Watch »

Jul 31, 2014
Sierra Leone Declares State of Emergency Over Ebola

Sierra Leone Declares State of Emergency Over Ebola

Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency Wednesday to halt the spread of the largest outbreak of the... Read »

Jul 31, 2014
Symptoms Improving for North Texas Doctor with Ebola

Symptoms Improving for North Texas Doctor with Ebola

Volunteers with Samaritan's Purse say Dr. Kent Brantly is doing a little better Watch »

Aug 1, 2014
Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

A possible Ebola scare closed a Charlotte area emergency room briefly overnight amid heightened fears about... Read »

Jul 30, 2014

"We Need More": Fight Against Ebola Is Thin on Ground

The biggest outbreak of Ebola in history is affecting over 1,200 people and continues to spread with no end... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
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