Kindergartners at Independence Elementary School in the Keller Independent School District are learning a valuable lesson. Their special education comes as North Texas braces for Enterovirus 68.
Each year the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) puts out a list of the “100 Most Challenging Places to Live With Allergies.” Usually the Dallas area is ranked about a quarter of the way down – this year Dallas is number 7!
We know an infant in Dallas County died in what is expected to be the worst whooping cough outbreak in more than 50 years. So far this year, there have been more than 1,100 reported cases in North Texas, with nearly half of them in Tarrant County.
A whooping cough epidemic continues to spread across North Texas. New cases have been reported in Parker and Wise counties.
Right now allergies are a big problem in North Texas. Experts say the mild winter weather and wet summer has opened the door for ragweed and mold.
This could be one of the worst years ever for fall allergies. Learn about what allergens will be in the air, and how you can survive the season.
If you’re like most allergy sufferers, you’ve probably tried every over-the-counter allergy medication around. But, what if you don’t have seasonal allergies at all?