CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

HealthWatch

(credit: Windsor Senior Living)

Seniors Celebrate Earth Day By Gardening

Residents at Windsor Senior Living celebrated Earth Day by practicing horticultural therapy in their garden.

Health Reform

Texas & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

CBS Local Health News
Dandelion seeds blow in the wind. (credit: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty Images)

Get Out Tissue, 2014 Texas Allergy Season Worse Than Most

Each year the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) puts out a list of the “100 Most Challenging Places to Live With Allergies.” Usually the Dallas area is ranked about a quarter of the way down – this year Dallas is number 7!

A lab assistant drops mosquitoes into test tubes to prepare them for West Nile Virus testing. (credit: im Boyle/Getty Images)

North Texans Fighting Mosquitoes Ahead Of West Nile

April showers bring April mosquitoes, and with that the possibility of West Nile virus. More and more North Texans are turning to a high-tech, albeit expensive way to repel bugs.

Packed cannabis at a growing facility. (Photo by Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Survey: 9 In 10 Texans Want Pot Decriminalized

A pro-marijuana legalization group named Progress Texas has put up a billboard in support of its cause. Some people may call it a “sign of the times,” after the legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado two years ago.

(Photo by Chris Polk/Getty Images)

96,000 Pounds Of Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs Recalled

Kraft Foods is recalling approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Meyer Classic Weiners because the products may be mislabeled and contain the incorrect products.

(credit: Healthcare.gov)

Obamacare Website Flagged In Heartbleed Review

People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama’s signature health care law are being told to change their passwords.

(credit: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: More Than Half Of Nation’s Employed Feel Fat

A new survey from careerbuilder.com finds 55 percent of today’s workers consider themselves overweight.

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Dallas Abortion Doctors’ Admitting Rights Reinstated

A judge has temporarily reinstated admitting privileges to two abortion providers at a Dallas hospital that had stripped the doctors of those rights.

WebMD Health News
12.jpg

Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

1.jpg

DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

15.jpg

What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?