Texas Professor Invents Breath Monitor That Can Detect The FluA University of Texas at Arlington professor has invented a breath monitor that can detect the flu. The device is similar to breathalyzers used by police officers‚ is portable, lightweight and very accurate.
Azle ISD Using Mist Technique To Stop Spread Of FluThe Azle Independent School District the first district in the country to use a misting technique aimed at stopping the spread of the flu and keeping students and staff healthier.
Doctors: Worst Of The Cold And Flu Season Is Yet To ComeIf you haven't had a bad cold or the flu chances are you know someone who has and doctors say the worst of it is still to come.
Dallas County Reports First 2 Flu Related Deaths Of SeasonThe 95-year-old and 89-year-old residents of Dallas died after complications from the seasonal flu.
Stay Well This WinterThis winter season will bring cooler temperatures, and ice and snow for some. But did you know that your chance of getting certain medical conditions might go up as the temperature dips?
Important Flu Prevention Information You Need To KnowThe flu shot takes a couple of weeks to be effective so it's best to get it now. And if you're over 65-years-old there is a new, high dose shot to better protect you.
Dallas County Health Officials Report Pediatric Flu DeathDallas County Health and Human Services on Thursday reported the season's first flu-related pediatric death. Due to personal privacy reasons, the young patient has only been identified by officials as a 2-month-old baby.
Flu Cases Up More Than 50% In One Week In Dallas CountyIf you haven't gotten a flu shot already, doctors say now's a good time to do it.
Effort To Curb Antibiotic Overuse Amid Flu & Cold SeasonIt's cold season, and the miserable continue to trudge in seeking antibiotics. But, doctors overprescribe antibiotics for respiratory infections even though most are caused by viruses that drugs cannot help.
Experts Advise Getting Vaccinated Regardless Of Flu Season SeverityIt's time to get your flu shots! The precautionary measure is important, but health experts seem to be in disagreement about how bad the 2105 flu season will be.
Texas Health Officials Say Flu Vaccine Now AvailableHealth experts say flu vaccine is now available in Texas.
Fort Worth Leaders Roll Up Their Sleeves For Flu ShotsHealth officials across Texas have been urging residents to get their flu shots and Wednesday leaders from Tarrant County and the City of Fort Worth set out to lead by example.