Radiation

A symbol for radioactivity is visible on a container once used to transport nuclear fuel rods. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Grand Prairie Police Looking For Stolen Nuclear Gauge

Grand Prairie police are asking the public for help in finding a nuclear density device that was stolen out of the back of a pickup.

11/16/2011

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North Texas Patients Among 1st To Get 3D Mammograms

One of the biggest mammography centers in North Texas is now using a new form of breast examination that could eventually make the traditional mammography obsolete.

07/22/2011

Fate, Texas cancer patient Nate Oxford receives treatment. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Fate Parents Refuse To Let Cancer Determine Their Son’s Fate

Nate Oxford is only 5-years-old, but has already battled cancer three times. The cancer wouldn’t go away, but the family also wouldn’t give up. Drastic measures were needed so they took a chance on a radical new treatment.

05/20/2011

A ponytail. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Ponytails, Scissors & Lots Of Happy Sick Girls & Women

Dozens of ladies are sporting cute, summer cuts in Coppell and it’s all for a good cause. Students at Lakeside Elementary and many of their moms donated their ponytails to the Pink Hearts Funds.

CBSDFW.COM–04/08/2011

Japan Cleanup 317

Texas Baptist Men Back From Japan… For Now

Members of the Texas Baptist Men are back from a mission to disaster ravaged Japan.

04/04/2011

Japan flag over Radiation symbol. (credit: AP Images)

Low-Level Radiation Detected On Incoming DFW Flight

A Tokyo to DFW Airport flight sets off radiation detectors, but officials say the levels posed no danger. And U.S. Postal Inspectors say there is no need for concern about radiation on incoming North Texas mail.

KRLD–03/17/2011

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Feds Dismiss Misconduct Claims At The FDA

Federal inspectors have dismissed allegations by FDA scientists who say they were pressured and harassed by their managers into approving medical devices against their judgment.

CBSDFW.COM–11/09/2010

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