Crowdsourcing Effort Takes Aim At Deadliest Breast CancersForget the pink ribbons. Spitting in a tube for science is what unites a growing group of breast cancer patients taking part in a unique project to advance treatment for the deadliest form of the disease.
Dolphins Intensify Zika-Control Treatments At Sun Life StadiumThe Miami Dolphins say they've intensified mosquito-control treatments at their stadium because of the Zika virus.
Two More Zika Cases Found In Dallas CountyDallas County health officials have identified two more cases of Zika virus in the county, bringing the total number of cases to 26.
As Zika Fears Escalate, Lawmakers Point Fingers From AfarAs the Zika virus escalates into a public health crisis, members of Congress are entrenched in familiar partisan positions.
Ice Bucket Challenge Leads to ALS Research Breakthrough We all remember the ice bucket challenge from 2014. Videos were posted to every social media site as people drenched themselves in ice water to raise awareness about ALS. Even celebrities got in on it. Turns out, those videos actually worked!
First Human Case West Nile Infection Confirmed In DallasDallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the first human case of West Nile infection confirmed in Dallas County for the 2016 season.
Texas Health Officials Prepare For Zika, But Local Efforts TightSo far, Texas officials have reported 48 people infected with Zika, all associated with travel. In one case, the virus was sexually transmitted by someone who had been infected abroad.
The Best Way To Clean Your Grimy, Bacteria-Laden CellphoneDespite their sleek, clean design, cellphones harbor loads of bacteria. That's because they go everywhere with us -- even into the bathroom.
CDC: 14 More Reports Of Possible Zika Spread Through Sex In U.S.The 14 cases all involve men who visited areas with Zika outbreaks, and who may have infected their female sex partners, who had not traveled to those areas.
Rabies Alert Issued For Hurst After Skunk Tests PositiveThe Hurst police department has issued a rabies alert for the city.
Review Cites Problems At Texas Health Presbyterian During Ebola CrisisThe report, the first outside review of the hospital's response, was conducted by a panel of physicians and led by a former chief executive of the Mayo Clinic.
Texas Lab Criticized Over Handling Of Monkeys For StudyA prestigious laboratory in Texas is under federal investigation after auditors issued a preliminary report saying it did not do enough to prevent the suffering of primates who were infected with a deadly virus for a study of the disease.