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Friday, Jul 6, 2018 at 01:59 PM CDT

Venomous Snake Surprises Woman in Her Driveway

Venomous Snake Surprises Woman in Her Driveway

It is snake season in North Texas and a Grapevine woman recently learned venomous snakes can be lurking anywhere. It's what she did right after her bite that saved her from serious complications.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 05:15 PM CDT

Study: Stopping the Spread of Breast Cancer

Study: Stopping the Spread of Breast Cancer

Targeted therapies have extended life for HER2 positive breast cancer patients for 20 years, but experts say when the disease reaches stage four it spreads to the brain in over 30 percent of patients. Those...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:07 AM CDT

Ohio Health Network Denies Liability for Damaged Embryos

Ohio Health Network Denies Liability for Damaged Embryos

A health care network responding to lawsuits says it wasn't liable for a storage tank malfunction that destroyed more than 4,000 eggs and embryos at its fertility clinic near Cleveland. In court filings made...

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 06:31 PM CDT

Texas to Experience Boom in CBD Oil Stores

Texas to Experience Boom in CBD Oil Stores

Company that makes CBD oil products plans to open 30 new franchise stores in Texas, as the state continues to investigate whether to pull the controversial products from store shelves.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2018 at 04:42 PM CDT

EPAP Stops the Snore!

EPAP Stops the Snore!

Patients who are diagnosed with the chronic condition sleep apnea may get help from a continuous positive airway pressure machine, or CPAP. For those estimated 50 million of us who don’t have sleep apnea,...

Thursday, Jul 5, 2018 at 08:05 AM CDT
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What Is Dry Drowning? Recognizing the Symptoms

According to health authorities, every day about 10 people in the U.S. from drow...View gallery

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Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 06:04 PM CDT

Texas Investigates 56 Cases of People Sick from Parasite

Texas Investigates 56 Cases of People Sick from Parasite

Texas health officials are trying to determine whether 56 cases of people getting sick from the parasite Cyclospora are related.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 05:29 PM CDT

Gulf War Illness Breakthrough

Gulf War Illness Breakthrough

The symptoms include severe fatigue, stomach problems and body aches just to name a few. One out of three soldiers who fought in Operation Desert Storm are affected. Now new research is aimed at bringing some...

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018 at 05:24 AM CDT

Fresh Grounds for Coffee: Study Shows It May Boost Longevity

Fresh Grounds for Coffee: Study Shows It May Boost Longevity

Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least eight cups daily. In a study of nearly half-a-million...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 07:44 PM CDT

NYC Family Tells of Firework Burning Baby in Stroller

NYC Family Tells of Firework Burning Baby in Stroller

Thousands of people are hurt every year in fireworks-related accidents, according to the National Fire Protection Association, and as one Brooklyn family knows all too well -- they don't all happen on the Fourth...

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