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Worst Whooping Cough Epidemic In Decades Strikes California

Local Daycares Protecting Against Pertussis

More children are coming down with whooping cough in Tarrant County, just as warnings are going out to get vaccinated against the bacteria.

10/09/2013

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North Texas Mom Has Whooping Cough Warning For Parents

We know an infant in Dallas County died in what is expected to be the worst whooping cough outbreak in more than 50 years. So far this year, there have been more than 1,100 reported cases in North Texas, with nearly half of them in Tarrant County.

CBSDFW.COM–10/08/2013

Julio Ortiz Chavarria, 45, is accused of sexually abusing a 5-year-old relative. (credit: Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office)

Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Abusing 5-Year-Old

A 45-year-old man in Tarrant County was sentenced to life without parole Thursday for sexually abusing a 5-year-old relative.

09/19/2013

A 14-month-old child sits on the lap of her mother as she receives the combined Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (credit: Geoff Caddick/AFP/Getty Images)

More Texas Children Getting Sick With Whooping Cough

At the moment, the only sounds coming from 4-month-old Mason Shepherd are the typical gurgles of a contented baby. But, earlier this summer a horrible cough had his parents worried and thinking the worst.

CBS 11–08/20/2013

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New Urgent Care Center Offers Hope Of Shorter ER Times

Starting today it could very well be easier for children in Tarrant County to get medical care. This morning Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth opened the doors today on a new urgent care center, meant to relieve pressure on hospital emergency room.

CBSDFW.COM–06/03/2013

Fort Worth One Year Old Hit By Drunk Driver

One-Year-Old Hospitalized After Being Hit By Drunk Driver

A one year old boy who was hit by a drunk driver remains hospitalized at Cook Children’s in Fort Worth.

03/03/2013

Cleburne Child shot

Cleburne 5-Year-Old Accidentally Shot In Stomach

A Cleburne 5-year-old is recovering at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, injured Friday night in an accidental shooting.

02/01/2013

Grand Prairie accident kills one child. (CBSDFW)

Two Children Dead In Grand Prairie Crash

Two children have died and two others were critically hurt after an accident Sunday afternoon in Grand Prairie.

01/27/2013

Children’s Medical Center In Dallas At “Code Yellow”

The hospital declared a Code Yellow Emergency after they started seeing the ER packed regularly starting in mid December.

01/10/2013

A school nurse administers a influenza v

Schools & Hospitals Battling Intense Flu Season

As North Texas deals with one of the worst outbreaks of flu in years, schools are dealing with an increased pressure to keep germs from spreading.

01/08/2013

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Local Hospital Program Helps Kids Through Difficult Situations

A program that helps children during difficult situations is spreading a long way from Fort Worth. The Child Life Program at Cook Children’s Medical Center is now helping children in Romania.

CBSDFW.COM–11/29/2012

(credit: Ali Al-Saadi/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Safety Scores’ Of North Texas Hospitals Vary In Study

A study by The Leapfrog Group shows that the ‘Hospital Safety Scores’ of facilities across North Texas go all the way from “A” to “F.” Find out how the hospital in your area ranks.

11/29/2012

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