Infectious disease

About 500 Fort Hood Troops West Africa-Bound The U.S. Army is deploying about 500 Fort Hood soldiers to Liberia to back U.S. efforts in the fight against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
Two Flu Deaths Reported In Denton County, Doctors Encourage Flu ShotsThe flu has claimed two more lives in Denton County, including that of a young girl who did not receive a flu shot.
Flight From Texas Delayed Because Of Tuberculosis Scare Authorities are trying to determine whether a man who flew on Texas flight into Phoenix has tuberculosis, but any risk to passengers on his flight is extremely low.
After Positive Test, Irving ISD School Holding TB Meeting MacArthur High School is the second high school in Irving where a student has tested for positive for tuberculosis since the start of the 2013 school year.
AIDS Research Offering Hope, But Local Docs Still Skeptical On CureResearch on opposite sides of the globe suggest breakthroughs in the search for a cure for AIDS. While the studies are exciting some, local doctors are urging caution.
Flu Trends Now Searchable On GoogleFlu cases are on the rise, and health officials are now wondering just how bad this outbreak is going to be. Now, you can find out on Google.
Four Flu Deaths Reported In Texas As Season Gets Early StartFlu season is off to an early start, and local doctors say it could be a bad one.
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