Flu

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Frisco Police Community Rallies To Help Sick Officer

The Frisco police community is rallying to raise funds for a nine-year Frisco PD veteran who is fighting H1N1.

03/09/2014

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3 More Dead From H1N1

This year’s dangerous strain of the flu has claimed more North Texas lives in the past week.

02/21/2014

Denton resident Toya Norman. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Denton Woman In Coma Dies From H1N1

A Denton woman that was in a medically induced coma for over a month, diagnosed with H1N1, died Friday night.

02/08/2014

North Texas mother and grandmother Stacey Parker died from the flu. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Family Warning Others After Wife & Mother Loses Flu Battle

A North Texas mother of three has died from the flu. Now her family is sharing their traumatic experience and encouraging others to take this year’s dangerous strain of influenza seriously.

CBSDFW.COM–01/27/2014

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Tarrant County Confirms Sixth Flu-Related Death

The Tarrant County Health Department confirmed a sixth flu-related death in the county Tuesday.

01/21/2014

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Flu May Not Peak Until Late February

The flu virus continues to be deadly across the DFW area, and now local health officials are concerned that the height of the epidemic has not even hit North Texas yet.

01/20/2014

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Flu Season Shows No Sign Of Ending Soon

Despite the spring-like weather, the flu season may be weeks away from tapering off, according to the Dallas County health director.

01/20/2014

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Fort Worth’s JPS Hospital Extends Hours

JPS hospital in Fort Worth is extending hours at a network of neighborhood clinics to help relieve the crush of flu patients.

01/18/2014

Denton resident Toya Norman hospitalized in ICU and battling the H1N1 virus. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Denton Mother Diagnosed With H1N1 In Coma

Denton resident Toya Norman, 46, is one of the dozens in North Texas to recently be diagnosed with the deadly H1N1 virus. She has been in a medically induced coma for about two weeks now.

01/17/2014

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Health Organizations Use Proactive Approach Preventing Flu

Collin County reported two flu victims early Friday and Dallas County Health and Human Services has reported 35 deaths.

01/17/2014

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Baylor In Dallas Ready For Influx Of Flu Patients

Baylor hospital is announcing it’s now operating on what they call a “code yellow” status as a result of the high influx of flu patients in the North Texas area.

01/16/2014

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JPS Hospital Activates ‘Code Yellow’ Status

A virulent flu strain is being blamed for the deaths of dozens of North Texans and has sickened many more. At John Peter Smith in Fort Worth, emergency room traffic has jumped some 35 percent.

01/16/2014

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