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Flu Starting To Make Its Way Into North Texas

Something doctors say they have noticed this season is just how fast the virus can spread through an entire family.

01/08/2014

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8-Year-Old Gives Back To Pediatric Patients In Irving

A third grader from Coppell exemplifies what the holiday spirit of putting others first is all about.

12/13/2013

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Congressman Saves Man’s Life On DFW Bound Flight

A California Congressman is receiving plenty of praise after saving a man’s life on a flight to DFW.

10/24/2013

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Some Worried ACA Will Worsen Doctor Shortage

For many North Texans the months-long wait times for a doctor’s appointment has become the norm and all this is before the Affordable Care Act extends coverage to possibly millions more Americans.

CBS 11–10/04/2013

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New North Texas Clinics Providing Neighborhood Kid Care

This year alone, 150,000 children will make a trip to the emergency room at Children’s Medical Center Dallas. But the hospital says some of those youngsters could be treated more quickly, and at a lower cost, closer to home.

CBSDFW.COM–09/20/2013

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Parents Using Hormone Supplement To Get Kids To Sleep

Most days things go smoothly for North Texas mom Amee Calloway, but nighttime — that’s another matter. Amee had a hard time getting her oldest son to sleep, then her pediatrician gave her some unexpected advice.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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Freestanding ERs Can Cost You

They may look like urgent care centers, but they’re not. More and more freestanding E.R.s are being built in suburban neighborhoods across North Texas.

08/08/2013

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Many Parents Turning To Retail Clinics For Pediatric Care

The price of taking a child to a doctor’s office has become so expensive that some moms and dads are opting to take their kids to retail clinics for medical care.

CBSDFW.COM–07/24/2013

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Seasonal Allergies – What Works?

The CBS 11 Investigators turned to Baylor Medical Center to separate fact from fiction when it comes to allergy relief.

CBS 11–05/05/2013

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Dez: Memorial Service, Then Another Visit To Doctors

Bryant will today follow his attendance of the memorial service in honor of late teammate Jerry Brown with another visit with doctors in search of approval to allow him to continue playing this season.

12/11/2012

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Study Finds Answers For Breast Cancer Patients

When Terri Thompson was first diagnosed with breast cancer 13 years ago, there was no question about how her cancer would be treated after she had her tumor removed.

09/24/2012

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Research Could Lead To Breast Cancer Cure

After analyzing the genetics of actual tumors, researchers say they are now closing in on the causes of cancer and how to cure it.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

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