Despite the recent cold weather snap in North Texas, a fourth case of imported Chikungunya virus has been confirmed in Dallas County according to officials with Dallas County Health and Human Services.
Public health officials in Tarrant County have confirmed the county’s first case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus disease.
The Dallas County Health department has confirmed it’s third human case of West Nile virus this season.
Inside the JPS Hospital Emergency Room in Fort Worth they are screening every patient that walks through the door for Ebola.
Why is the breast cancer rate higher? The report says it could be because women have better access to medical care or screening in Flower Mound.
Collin County Commissioner Mark Reid is warning of an “illegal immigrant tsunami” if “illegal immigrant children” are housed there.
A Northeast Tarrant County resident has tested positive for Measles after traveling outside of the state.
Some Sheriffs departments near the Texas border are very near bankruptcy by dealing with the illegal immigration crisis.
The President of the Texas Medical Association is concerned about the public health risk that the thousands of teenagers and children streaming across the border may be posing.
A state investigation found three employees entered false data into a system tracking patients with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
A way to develop trust, the handshake is the universal sign of a deal. But some healthcare facilities are now urging their employees to do away with the handshake.
The searing summer heat is still a few weeks away, but health officials say a perennial summer worry is already here.