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Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 06:14 PM CDT

Alzheimer’s And Eye Disease

Alzheimer’s And Eye Disease

Researchers at the University of Washington and Kaiser Permanente Washington tracked more than 3,000 people for nearly 30 years in a program called adult changes in thought, or ACT. They discovered that...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 05:58 PM CDT

HS Homecoming Parade Marshal Is Youngest to Fill Role

HS Homecoming Parade Marshal Is Youngest to Fill Role

Brody Nelson isn't old enough to go to high school let alone be an alum, but on Thursday, he'll be Homecoming Parade Marshal for Cleburne High School.

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 12:40 PM CDT

Sickle Cell Awareness

Sickle Cell Awareness

Discussing Sickle Cell disease and how viewers can help during Sickle Cell Awareness Month with Dr. William Crews, the Medical Director of Laboratory Services at Carter BloodCare. To learn more, visit www.carte...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 12:28 PM CDT

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Discussing the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk with Donna Reid-Mitchell and Sandra Aguilar, volunteers for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. This year&rsqu...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 06:07 AM CDT

New FDA Campaign Hopes to Scare Teens Away From E-Cigarettes

New FDA Campaign Hopes to Scare Teens Away From E-Cigarettes

The federal government is hoping it can scare American teens away from e-cigarette use. The Food and Drug Administration is rolling out a new campaign of videos aimed at graphically illustrating the dangers of...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 06:36 PM CDT

Free Medical, Dental & Eye Care Offered at Fort Worth Event

Free Medical, Dental & Eye Care Offered at Fort Worth Event

An estimated $25 million in free health services, including surgeries, will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis to upwards of 5,000 people in Fort Worth over the next three days.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 06:19 PM CDT

Virtual Reality Takes Shape Inside Dallas Nursing School

Virtual Reality Takes Shape Inside Dallas Nursing School

Newly-expanded simulation lab offers invaluable experiences to Dallas nursing students.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 08:43 AM CDT

Scared of Heights? Spiders? Virtual Reality Therapy May Help

Scared of Heights? Spiders? Virtual Reality Therapy May Help

Virtual reality therapy is just now reaching the mainstream after 20 years of research. Equipment is lighter and more affordable, with tech advances spilling over from the gaming industry to help people fight...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 07:02 PM CDT

Know Your Diabetes Risk at Free Clinic Tuesday

Know Your Diabetes Risk at Free Clinic Tuesday

Diabetes 360, a specialized medical practice that provides comprehensive care for patients with diabetes, will host two events Tuesday that are open to the public -- one at its flagship location in Las Colinas...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 01:54 PM CDT

Hiking Group Helping Women Focus on Health

Hiking Group Helping Women Focus on Health

A hiking group created to help women focus on wellness and heart health has exploded in popularity. The group, "Black Girls Hike," is particularly focused on African-American women, who have the...

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