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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.

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Texas & The Affordable Care Act

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McKinney Girl Battling Cancer Gets Surprise Concert

A quick, late afternoon car trip turned into a wonderful surprise for a 12-year-old McKinney girl battling cancer.

The 2015 Miss Denton County, Jessica Zeller. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Cerebral Palsy Doesn’t Keep Teen From Miss Texas Competition

Jessica Zeller is on her way to the Miss Texas competition and her first pageant was just four months ago. But Zeller isn’t just competing just for crowns. She took the stage to reveal a lifelong secret.

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Fitness Test As Simple As Sitting & Rising

There is a fitness test that is as easy as sitting down and getting back up again. It’s called the Sitting Rising Test, and the goal is to get into a sitting position using no support.

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Link Between Routh & PTSD Called “Fallacy”

A prosecutor has said, after the conviction of Eddie Routh in the killing of Chris Kyle, that “the biggest fallacy” of the trial was that PTSD caused Routh to commit the crime.

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Kaley’s Experience: Frozen At 245 Degrees BELOW Zero

A few weeks ago, one of our producer’s here at CBS11 sent me an email. It read: “Wanna be cryogenically frozen? It’d only be for like 3 minutes.”

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Uninsured Rate Hit New Low In 2014

The share of Americans without health insurance dropped to its lowest level in seven years in 2014 as President Barack Obama’s overhaul took full effect, according to an extensive survey released Tuesday.

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Snoring Could Be Hurting Your Relationship

If you’re having trouble in the bedroom, you might not need to look any further than your nose for the solution. A recent survey found some interesting news about snoring.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

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

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

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

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

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