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Monday, Jan 29, 2018 at 01:30 PM CST

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheeses Over Listeria Concern

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheeses Over Listeria Concern

Tests on cream cheese samples manufactured before and after that production run have all come back negative.

Monday, Jan 29, 2018 at 07:08 AM CST

Where is the Flu In Your Office?

Where is the Flu In Your Office?

Fighting the flu can be difficult, especially when you work in an office, in close quarters with coworkers who may be infected.

Sunday, Jan 28, 2018 at 09:23 AM CST

Elevate Your Spaces With These Indoor Plants

Elevate Your Spaces With These Indoor Plants

Texas Agrilife Specialist Dotty Woodson visited NBC 5 to highlight indoor plants that can brighten up your home and provide a sense of wellbeing.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 05:54 PM CST

Simple Steps at Home Could Help Improve Your Brain Health

Simple Steps at Home Could Help Improve Your Brain Health

Researchers in Dallas have found people can make their brains work better by doing a few simple steps at home.

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018 at 11:25 PM CST

Six More Gone, North Texas Flu-Related Deaths Climb to 81

Six More Gone, North Texas Flu-Related Deaths Climb to 81

Six additional flu deaths were reported Friday in Dallas County, raising the toll from this season to 49 deaths.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 12:01 PM CST

Cecile Richards Stepping Down As Planned Parenthood Leader

Cecile Richards Stepping Down As Planned Parenthood Leader

Cecile Richards, who led Planned Parenthood through 12 tumultuous years, is stepping down as its president.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 11:59 AM CST

Flu Widespread Across US for Third Straight Week

Flu Widespread Across US for Third Straight Week

Sick with the flu? You've got a lot of company. The flu blanketed the U.S. again last week for the third straight week. Only Hawaii has been spared. Last week, 1 in 15 doctor visits were for symptoms of the...

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 10:44 AM CST

2 More Flu-Related Deaths in Denton County

2 More Flu-Related Deaths in Denton County

Two more people have died from influenza-related illness in Denton County this flu season, health officials say.

Monday, Jan 29, 2018 at 05:23 PM CST

Heart Attack Danger With Super Bowl Meal

Heart Attack Danger With Super Bowl Meal

Consumer Reports says it’s best to avoid overeating if you have underlying heart disease, hypertension or high cholesterol.

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 at 04:55 PM CST

Avoiding 'Text Neck'

Avoiding 'Text Neck'

Looking at your phone for hours each day could be taking a toll on your health.

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