Flu-Stricken Texas Teacher's Death Puts Focus On AntiviralsA North Texas teacher who died after getting sick from the flu became a talking point after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her antiviral drug prescription because the co-pay was too high.
ER Nurse In Viral Video: 'Wash Your Stinking Hands'A Florida nurse's Facebook rant about the "cesspool of funky flu" in emergency room waiting areas is getting a lot of attention.
Texas School Closed For Flu Reopens As CDC Gives Pediatric WarningThe flu season is hitting North Texas hard. Three catholic schools closed in one week because of the exceptionally high number of students and faculty infected.
Ho Ho Oh No: How Malware Hijacks Holiday ShoppingOnline shoppers this holiday season may be getting more than they bargained for: Alongside gadgets, clothes and stocking stuffers, many are picking up invasive computer viruses.
State Health Department Identifies 'HIV Clusters' In DFWSome are blaming social media and the influx of so-called ‘hook up apps’ for the HIV infection clusters identified in DFW, Houston, and San Antonio.
Wounded Scalise Readmitted Into ICUThe hospital in Washington where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is still recuperating from a gunshot wound said that he has been readmitted into the intensive care unit because of new concerns for infection.
Nearly Two-Dozen Mumps Cases At One Texas High SchoolThere have been 23 confirmed cases and nine suspected cases of the mumps at Cedar Hill High School. And all of the infected students and staff members have come down with the disease since February 9th.
130 Lb. Tumor Removed From Man Who Was Told He Was Just FatDoctors removed a 130-pound tumor from a man who’d been told by other physicians he was just fat. They said the tumor probably started as an ingrown hair that became infected, swelled and developed its own blood supply.
SeaWorld's "Blackfish" Orca Has Potentially Fatal InfectionThe killer whale responsible for the death of a SeaWorld trainer and chronicled in the documentary "Blackfish" is very sick from a bacterial infection that may eventually kill him, SeaWorld officials said Tuesday.
Health Officials Confirm Measles At Collin County Elementary SchoolThe Chief Epidemiologist with Collin County Health Care Services has confirmed a case of measles at Schell Elementary.
Cat Plague Infecting Numerous North Texas FelinesThe Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter has recently received an abnormally high number of cats with confirmed cases of Feline Panleukopenia.
Texas Teen Has Deadly Infection After Contact With AmoebaA 14-year-old boy is in critical condition in a hospital after coming into contact with a rare amoeba while swimming in a lake north of Houston.