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.
SPCA Seizes 15 Cruelly Treated, Neglected AnimalsThe SPCA of Texas and the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office seized 8 dogs, 5 puppies, 1 quarter horse and 1 pony from an abandoned residence in Como this afternoon.
FDA Approves First Pill To Treat All Forms Of Hepatitis CFederal health officials have approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
Medical Experts: Heat And Humidity A Dangerous CombinationThe humidity that has prompted the first heat advisory of the season is more dangerous than many may realize.
Spiraling Drug Costs Prompt Call For Major Medicare ChangesCongressional advisers say the rising cost of drugs is unsustainable, and they're recommending major changes to Medicare's popular outpatient prescription program.
Report: New Evidence Of Rising 'Obamacare' PremiumsA new study says premiums for popular low-cost medical plans under the federal health care law are expected to go up an average of 11 percent next year.
CBS Radio & Carter Bloodcare 'World Blood Donor Day' Blood DriveCBS Radio DFW & Carter Bloodcare invite you to be a part of 'World Blood Donor Day'
Kids' Sleep Guidelines Spell Out Shut-Eye Guidance By AgeThe American Academy of Sleep Medicine is releasing for the first time guidelines for how much shut-eye kids should be getting.
Teens Coming To Parkland Hospital With Burns From "Fire Challenge"Dallas's Parkland Hospital is seeing a spike in teenage burn patients, as they participate in the latest social media craze.
TV Host John Oliver Buys, Forgives $15 Million In Texas Medical DebtSome 9,000 people stuck with delinquent medical bills had their debts forgiven courtesy of HBO host John Oliver.
Park Board Recommends Smoking Ban In Dallas City Parks, With Some ExceptionsAfter years of wrangling, the Dallas Parks and Recreation Board has approved a smoking ban on city parkland - with a couple of exceptions.
Dallas Co. DA Office Says No Return Date For DA Susan HawkThe Dallas County District Attorney's office says it has no return date for DA Susan Hawk who is taking another leave of office while being treated for severe depression.

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