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Illegally dumped fluorescent light bulbs. (credit: City of Dallas)

Dallas Residents Urged To Get Checked For Mercury Exposure

The City of Dallas is urging some residents near a local park to get checked for possible mercury exposure.

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

A pediatrician examines a 4-year-old girl at a Texas health clinic. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

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

A physician poses with a stethoscope. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Child Appointments Still Available For Free Health Clinic

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas Convention Center will transform into the largest doctor’s office in the world on September 29.  The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) is offering free medical checks […]

CBS 11–09/28/2012