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A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Two Flu Deaths Reported In Denton County, Doctors Encourage Flu Shots

The flu has claimed two more lives in Denton County, including that of a young girl who did not receive a flu shot.

CBS 11–01/06/2014

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North Texas Hospital Performing Groundbreaking Breast Cancer Research

A North Texas hospital is performing groundbreaking breast cancer research. Doctors are using cutting edge medical technology to customize treatment.

CBS 11–12/18/2013

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Teen Shares Story Of Surviving Testicular Cancer

In many ways, Justin Nicholas of Frisco is a typical teen. He loves basketball, hanging with friends, the occasional video game, and of course girls. Cancer, especially of the testes, was not a part of the teenager’s plan.

05/29/2013

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‘Miracle Baby’ Just Fine After Near Drowning

Doctors say Sammy Doolan’s survival after a near drowning is nothing short of “miraculous.”

CBS 11–10/19/2012

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New Drug Helps Child Survive Kidney Disease

A kidney transplant may sound like the perfect solution for a North Texas child battling a rare kidney disease. But until recently, it has not been an option for 5-year-old Aiden Cross.

09/10/2012

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Dallas Doctors Helping Baby With Half A Heart

A North Texas baby is back at home just days after open-heart surgery. Aaron Torres has hypoplastic left heart syndrome. The left portion of his heart is not developed.

08/01/2012

Children run through fallen leaves in a park. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Camp For Kids With Cancer Moves Closer To Home

What’s been a total blast for kids with cancer at Camp Discovery in Kerrville is now just as much fun closer to home.

06/27/2012

The new air ambulance in use for Medical City Dallas' high-risk pregnancies

Local Air Ambulance Equipped For High-Risk Pregnancies

A newly-formed team of neonatal and maternal care nurses is ready to take flight and their mission is to bring some of the sickest unborn babies to Medical City Dallas.

05/01/2012

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Organ Transplant Eligibility Not Defined By Age

Phyllis Barnes says she didn’t know if her age would keep her from getting a new heart. But after being on the heart transplant waiting list for 19 months, she received the phone call she had been waiting for.

03/13/2012

A picture shows the first totally suture-less heart valve. (credit: BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Hospital Pioneers New Heart Surgery Procedure

A new type of medical procedure being performed in North Texas is giving all types of patients with heart problems a second chance at life.

01/11/2012

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Train Charity Delivering Smiles For Sick Kids

With wide eyes and a big grin, John Mark Martin pulled his I-V pole into the playroom at Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas. In a hospital gown, with a bandaged right arm, he went straight toward the trains

12/22/2011