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Children’s Summer Camps Encourage Healthy Lifetyle

The ‘CHAMPS’ stands for choosing healthy activities, meals and positive self -esteem. Beginning Monday, five free, week long camps are scheduled at various locations throughout the city.

06/11/2014

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Surgeon Who Tried To Save JFK Reflects On Assassination Anniversary

Memories are flooding back from 50 years ago when President JFK was gunned down in Dallas, especially for the last surviving surgeon who tried to save his life.

CBS 11–11/18/2013

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Texas Hospital Construction Takes Divergent Paths

The view from two helipads atop the new 17-story Parkland Memorial Hospital provides a dizzying panorama of Dallas’ burgeoning medical district. The new Parkland is being called “the largest hospital construction project in America.”

07/05/2013

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Man Nearly Electrocuted Trying To Steal Utility Pole Copper

A suspected copper thief is hospitalized at Parkland Hospital after being electrocuted in Denton County. Officials say 24-year-old James Johnson was committing the crime on Sunday, near Aubery, when he was seriously burned.

CBSDFW.COM–03/11/2013

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Flu Patients Overdosing On Over-The-Counter Meds

Accidental overdoses spike dramatically during the flu season, according to Dr. Kapil Sharma with the North Texas Poison Center.

CBS 11–01/22/2013

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Lancaster House Fire Kills One, Injures Two

A man is dead and a house destroyed following an overnight house fire in Lancaster.

02/11/2012

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Parkland CEO Defends Not Releasing Taxpayer-Funded Performance Report

Parkland Hospital’s CEO Thursday defended the hospital board’s decision not to release a taxpayer-funded performance report from the New York health firm Alvarez & Marsal. “We don’t have anything to hide,” Dr. Thomas Royer told CBS 11 Thursday.

02/09/2012

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Parkland Hospital Agrees To Safety Reform Measures

A last minute agreement may be saving the life of the Parkland Health and Hospital System.

09/28/2011

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Oncor Promises New Policy To Help Hospitals Avoid Blackouts

Facing mandatory rolling blackouts, hospitals in North Texas fear a repeat of last February when many critical care facilities lost power. Oncor, however, is promising a new policy that will help ease hospital concerns.

08/03/2011

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Blackouts Anger Dallas Hospitals

They are the critical care safety nets for North Texas. So why was the power cut to these vital hospitals?

02/02/2011

Man Dead In Officer Involved Shooting

 Customers at a North Dallas fast food restaurant were shocked to hear gunfire in the parking lot late last night.

10/14/2010

Noted Local Burn Surgeon Killed

Some of the top burn surgeons in the world are stunned as word spreads that their friend and colleague, Doctor Gary Purdue was killed by a suspected drunk driver in Dallas.

10/04/2010

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