Medical Information

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Doctor Accused Of Using Medical Records As Copy Paper

Confidential medical records used as copy paper? A Plano doctor is scrambling to explain how a patient’s confidential medical information was handed over to another patient.

CBS 11–04/10/2015

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Millions Of Texans Prepare For ACA Enrollment

Just hours from now, open enrollment begins for millions of Americans who will be required to obtain insurance under the Affordable Care Act. In Dallas, that means most of the 500,000 uninsured will have to sign up for a plan.

CBS 11–09/30/2013

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I-Team: Self-Diagnosing Can Cause Cyberchondria

Have you ever felt something wasn’t right and gone online for a self-diagnosis?

CBS 11–02/21/2013

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Medical Tattoos Offer Important Health Information

Tattoos have long served as fashion statements, but a small number of Americans are now relying on them for a more practical, potentially lifesaving purpose: to warn first responders about important medical conditions.

02/27/2012