Texas Eyes Immunizations As More Kids File ExemptionsTexas could host the nation's next major fight over stricter requirements for immunizations as its rates of schoolchildren who refuse to get shots for non-medical reasons rises.
Tarrant County Back To School Roundup Gets UnderwayStudents in the Fort Worth Independent School District will be heading back to school is less than two weeks and today a free event is being held to make sure they're ready.
Texas Health Officials Wary Of Rise In Unvaccinated StudentsA rise in the number of Texas students who forgo vaccinations is troubling public health officials and runs contrary to efforts in California and elsewhere to ensure students get immunized.
Low-Cost Vaccinations For Tarrant County KidsLow-cost vaccinations are available through August for children who have no health insurance or are underinsured in Tarrant County.
DCHHS Offering Back-To-School Immunizations NowYou don't have to wait to get your kids immunized for the upcoming school year, and Dallas County Health and Human Services is hoping that you won't.
Two Free Options Left For Immunizations This WeekParents whose children need last minute immunizations may visit two places this week to take care of it.
North Texas Student Immunization InformationSchool districts across North Texas will be welcoming students back to class next week. For many, Friday is the last opportunity to receive the required immunizations for students.
Number Of Measles Cases & People Getting Vaccinated GrowingThe measles and the vaccination to prevent it aren't something mother of two, Cabrini McCadney, really ever thought about until now.
Parents Urged to Get Kids Vaccinated For School NowBelieve it or not, students will be returning to class at the end of next month. So, health officials in Dallas County are already urging parents to make sure their children have all their vaccinations.
Vaccine Opt-Outs Rise In Private SchoolsThe rate of children entering private schools without all of their shots jumped by 10 percent last year, while the opt-out figures held steady in public schools for the first time since 2004.
Back To School Vaccines Dallas County Health and Human Services is offering back to school immunizations for students whose private insurance does not cover vaccines.
Avoid The Back-To-School Immunization RushHealth officials have issued a warning for kids who have not yet rolled up their sleeves for immunizations. Don’t wait until the last minute.