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.
Time For Flu Vaccine, Updated After Misery Of Last WinterIt's flu-shot season, and health officials expect to be able to avoid a repeat of last winter's misery, when the vaccine wasn't a good match for a nasty surprise strain.
Center For Disease Control: Texan Dies After Eating Tainted CucumberOne person in Texas has died after eating a cucumber contaminated with salmonella, according to the Center for Disease Control.
Review Cites Problems At Texas Health Presbyterian During Ebola CrisisThe report, the first outside review of the hospital's response, was conducted by a panel of physicians and led by a former chief executive of the Mayo Clinic.
Rubella Case Confirmed In Tarrant CountyA confirmed case of rubella was identified in the Texas Christian University community today.
Texas Lab Criticized Over Handling Of Monkeys For StudyA prestigious laboratory in Texas is under federal investigation after auditors issued a preliminary report saying it did not do enough to prevent the suffering of primates who were infected with a deadly virus for a study of the disease.
More Mosquito Pools And Humans In North Texas Test Positive For West Nile VirusThree more humans and six more mosquito pools across North Texas all tested positive for the West Nile virus.
Female Libido Pill Took Long, Winding Route To MarketFederal health officials on Tuesday approved the first prescription drug intended to treat women suffering from a lack of sexual desire.
Cowboys Want Better Intensity And Health TodayThe Cowboys’ intensity level needs to be raised. But that might be a challenge in today’s second of two days’ workouts against the Rams because the Cowboys’ injury level is being raised.
Texas One Step Closer To Hiring Marijuana GrowersBack in May the State legislature passed the bill allowing Texas to begin manufacturing CBD oil for epilepsy patients.
West Nile Virus-Associated Death Reported In Tarrant CountyAn elderly resident of Northeast Tarrant County has died of illness caused by West Nile virus, the first such fatality Tarrant County this year, public health officials reported late Monday. The senior adult had underlying medical conditions.