CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

illness

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Freestanding ERs Can Cost You

They may look like urgent care centers, but they’re not. More and more freestanding E.R.s are being built in suburban neighborhoods across North Texas.

08/08/2013

(credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More North Texans Sick With Cyclospora Infection

The number of North Texans sick with cyclospora, a rare infection spread through raw fruits and vegetables, is growing.

CBS 11–07/19/2013

BRITAIN-ENTERTAINMENT-MUSIC-FESTIVAL-GLASTONBURY

Weather Changes Brings Suffering For Those With Allergies

Two days of rain has brought a lot of relief from 100 degree heat. However, it’s also kept some North Texans inside their homes.

07/16/2013

Country singer Randy Travis performs at the funeral service for George Jones at The Grand Ole Opry on May 2, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee (credit: y Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Nancy Jones)

Randy Travis Stabilized & Showing Signs Of Improvement

After canceling an in-person update on the condition of Randy Travis, the country music star’s public relations team referred members of the media to a hospital website for statements from Travis’ physicians.

CBSDFW.COM–07/10/2013

An elderly woman clasps her hands.

High-Tech Gadgets Monitor Seniors’ Safety At Home

It could mean no more having to check up on Mom or Dad every morning: Motion sensors on the wall and a monitor under the mattress one day might automatically alert you to early signs of trouble.

07/10/2013

(credit: Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

What Is Viral Cardiomyopathy?

There is no specific cure for viral cardiomyopathy. But, according to Dr. King, some two-thirds of sufferers either get better on their own, or respond to treatment to manage the symptoms

07/09/2013

asthma

New U.S. Whooping Cough Strain Raises Questions

Researchers have discovered the first U.S. cases of whooping cough caused by a germ that may be resistant to the vaccine.

02/06/2013

(credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

2012 Was Worst Year For Whooping Cough Since 1955

The nation just suffered its worst year for whooping cough in nearly six decades, according to preliminary government figures.

01/04/2013

Former U.S. President George Bush attends an event on October 31, 2009. (credit: DAVID GANNON/AFP/Getty Images)

Former President George H.W. Bush Remains In Houston Hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush remains hospitalized in Houston recovering from an illness that began with a bronchitis-related cough.

12/30/2012

The New England Compounding Center is shown here on October 5, 2012 in Framingham, Massachusetts. The pharmacy is currently being investigated for producing a contaminated steroid shot that included the meningitis fungus that has killed at least five people. (credit: Getty Images)

Report: FDA Wanted To Close Meningitis Outbreak Pharmacy In 2003

Nearly a decade ago, federal health inspectors wanted to shut down the pharmacy linked to a recent deadly meningitis outbreak until it cleaned up its operations.

11/13/2012

George Jones

George Jones Cancels More Concerts Due To Health

Jones’ management team has released a statement, saying the 81-year-old singer has gotten a virus and is being treated by doctors.

11/01/2012

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CDC: Whooping Cough Cases May Be Most In 5 Decades

Health officials say the nation is on track to have the worst year for whooping cough in more than five decades. Nearly 18,000 cases, including more than 500 in Texas, have been reported so far — more than twice the number seen at this point last year.

07/19/2012

more

previous