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Valentine Penny Campaign Helps Cancer-Stricken Teen

A North Texas teen originally from Waxahachie is in Los Angeles alongside her mother receiving experimental cancer treatment.

01/08/2015

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Electroconvulsive Therapy On The Rise In Texas

Electroconvulsive therapy is on the rise in Texas, thriving as a treatment for some forms of mental illness.

12/14/2014

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Colleyville Family Said Flu Shot Could’ve Save Daughter’s Life

Colleyville family wants to spread the word about how flu shots can save live.

CBS 11–11/23/2014

CLEVELAND, OHIO - OCTOBER 15: A Frontier Airlines plane taxis the runway at Cleveland Hopkins Airport on October 15, 2014 (credit: Michael Francis McElroy/Getty Images)

CDC Expands Ebola Probe To Nurse’s Flight To Ohio

A health official says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding its Ebola investigation to include passengers on Frontier flight 1142 Friday that carried Amber Vinson, the second American to contract the virus on U.S. soil.

10/16/2014

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Ebola Patient, Nina Pham Arrives In Maryland

Ebola patient, Nina Pham, arrived in Bethesda, Md. At 10 p.m. Thursday night.

10/16/2014