Doctors: High Cost Of Drugs Out Of ControlThe price of medicine is out of control and according to many doctors and pharmacists, it may take an act of congress to rein in the prices.
Drug Prices Top Americans' List Of Health Care ConcernsAmericans from across the political spectrum are worried about the cost of prescription drugs for serious diseases, following weeks of news coverage about companies hiking prices for critical medicines.
New Obamacare Challenge Reaching Supreme CourtOpponents of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are taking yet another challenge to the law to the Supreme Court, and say they will be back with more if this one fails.
Dallas Daycare Facility Exposed To HepatitisThe Dallas County Health Department has confirmed a case of hepatitis-A at a local daycare.
Obama To Announce Plans To Fight Heroin UsePresident Barack Obama will take steps to improve doctor training and ease access to drug treatment as part of an effort to help communities battling the scourge of heroin and prescription painkiller abuse.
Survey: Big Growth In Medicaid Enrollees In Expansion StatesStates that opted to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act saw enrollment increase on average by 18 percent during the first full year of expansion.
Top 5 Surprising Health MythsZip up your jacket or you'll get sick! Drink 8 glasses of water a day! That's what we've been hearing all of our lives. Is it true, or is it just a myth that has been passed through the generations?
TX Sen. Cornyn Defends Position On 9/11 First Responders' BenefitsTexas Senator John Cornyn on Monday responded to a question about what message Congress is sending to the September 11, 2001 First Responders by allowing their medical benefits to expire.
Blue Bell Workers Detail Unsanitary Conditions Inside Plant For the first time, former Blue Bell Ice Cream workers are claiming management ignored their complaints about conditions at their factory in Texas that was linked to an outbreak of listeria.
Alert: A New App To Use When You're In DangerAn app I want to tell you about today is called Alert.
Texas Health Officials Say Flu Vaccine Now AvailableHealth experts say flu vaccine is now available in Texas.
State Obesity Rates Hold Steady; 30% Or More In Texas & 21 StatesNew government data shows that in most states, the rate of adult obesity is not moving. Results from a telephone survey show obesity rates stayed about the same in 45 states last year.