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DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 06:   Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings (R) looks on as Dr. David Lakey, Commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services, speaks to the media during a press conference updating the community about the Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan on October 6, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The first confirmed Ebola virus patient in the United States was staying with family members in a Dallas neighborhood before being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Official: Most Hospitals Can’t Handle Ebola

The top health official in Texas says most hospitals can’t handle Ebola patients and infected people should instead be treated at specialized care centers.

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Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Announces North Texas Ebola Treatment Facility

Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Dallas today to announce a new plan to bring together key medical resources in the battle against the deadly ebola virus.

10/21/2014

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Texas Presbyterian Nurses Stand Behind Hospital

Nurses and staff from Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital marched out of their hospital building dressed in scrubs Monday afternoon to appear in a united front before the media.

10/20/2014

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Dallas Ebola Scare Impacts Local Businesses

Despite repeated attempts from health officials and local leaders to calm concerns over Ebola in Dallas the paranoia continues, and now it’s taking a toll on local businesses.

10/17/2014

Thomas Eric Duncan (credit: Facebook)

Duncan’s Fiancee: Hospital Apologized For His Death

The fiancee of Thomas Duncan says the hospital who treated him for Ebola has apologized for his death.

10/16/2014

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 08: Health care workers wait for the arrival of a possible Ebola patient at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital on October 8, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan, the first confirmed Ebola virus patient in the U.S., died earlier today. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Ohio Nurses Flew With Texas Nurse Who Has Ebola

Two large Cleveland hospital systems say some of their nurses and other employees were on a flight from Dallas with a Texas nurse days before she was diagnosed with Ebola.

10/15/2014

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First Case Of Enterovirus D68 Reported In Denton County

Denton County has recorded its first case of enterovirus D68 according to the Denton County Health Department.

09/26/2014

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Hospitals Brace For Baby Boom After Last Winter’s Storm

It’s all hands on deck in maternity wings at hospitals across North Texas. The number of July births is up, and only expected to grow over the next month.

08/06/2014

File Image: Officials from the World Health Organization wear protective clothing. (Photo credit ISAAC KASAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texas Hospitals On Alert Over Ebola Outbreak

Inside the JPS Hospital Emergency Room in Fort Worth they are screening every patient that walks through the door for Ebola.

08/04/2014

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Review: Veterans Affairs A Struggling Agency Beset With Ills

A review ordered by President Barack Obama portrays the Department of Veterans Affairs as a struggling agency battling a corrosive culture of distrust, lacking in resources and ill-prepared to deal with an influx of new and older veterans.

06/28/2014

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Camp iHope Helping North Texas Kids Deal With Cancer

A unique North Texas summer camp is giving hope and helping kids fight cancer at the same time. Camp iHope was started at Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas. The idea is to help sick kids temporarily forget their difficult reality.

CBSDFW.COM–06/26/2014

Lucy Drue Mageors at NICU at Children's Medical Center in Dallas after having her breathing tube removed. Still with a feeding tube, but smiling nonetheless. Maybe it was gas?

An Emotional Weekend, With Some Sports

It didn’t quite go as planned. Not only this weekend, but this time 1 year ago as well.

06/09/2014

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