Dallas County Health and Human Services has confirmed its first case of imported Chikungunya virus.
A government survey shows that 4 in 10 homes only use cell phones. That is twice the rate from five years ago, though the pace of dumping landlines has more recently slowed.
The Dallas County Health Department is investigating a case of tuberculosis at a restaurant near White Rock Lake.
A state investigation found three employees entered false data into a system tracking patients with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Health officials said that a Texas patient is the fourth person in the U.S. to die of a brain disorder believed to be caused by the consumption of contaminated beef products.
The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
The searing summer heat is still a few weeks away, but health officials say a perennial summer worry is already here.
In the midst of the diabetes epidemic, a glimmer of good news: Heart attacks, strokes and other complications from the disease are plummeting.
Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.
The flu virus continues to be deadly across the DFW area, and now local health officials are concerned that the height of the epidemic has not even hit North Texas yet.
With the recent drastic temperature changes many North Texans may be starting to feel under the weather. But did you ever wish you knew what illnesses were going around your neck of the woods before they got to you?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says some Texas cases in a severe stomach bug outbreak last summer have been linked to Mexican cilantro.