FDA Approves At Home Genetic Testing For Alzheimer's RiskThe FDA has given the green light to an at-home test that can detect a genetic risk for a number of diseases including Alzheimer Disease.
DISD Senior Surprised With Scholarship To TCUIt takes a village. And Charity Mason, a senior at Dallas’ Carter High School-- has needed one—and so much more. She was one of six Carter students awarded full academic scholarships today to Texas Christian University.
Texas House OKs Plan To Let Some Students Bypass Test RulesTexas lawmakers could let thousands of Texas high school students graduate this year even if they fail some of the standardized tests normally required for a diploma.
Texas House Mandates EKG Tests For High School AthletesThe Texas House has preliminarily approved requiring high school athletes to undergo electrocardiogram testing for possible degenerative heart problems before participating in campus sports.
I-Team Investigation: Detector DangerThe CBS 11 I-Team put 18 used and new Carbon Monoxide Detectors to test at the Grand Prairie Fire Department.
FDA Approves First DNA-Based Test For Colon CancerThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patient DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
Grand Prairie High School Students To Be Tested For TBHealth officials are preparing to test nearly 200 Grand Prairie high school students after learning one may have been exposed to Tuberculosis.
Texas Releases Math, Reading STAAR Results Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month while more than 75 percent passed the reading exam.
Matt Kenseth Crashes During Test At Texas Motor SpeedwayKenseth is second in the race for the NASCAR Sprint Cup title, trailing Jimmie Johnson by four points with four races left in the season. Kenseth was the points leader before finishing 20th at Talladega last weekend.
100 Irving High School Students Tested For TBThe group of students was offered the free testing because they may have been exposed to TB when they shared a class last spring with a student recently diagnosed with the contagious disease.
'Guns On Campus' Bill Wins Final House Passage The contentious push to allow Texas college students to carry firearms on campus has won final passage in the House.
NASCAR Will Likely Require Concussion Test"We've encouraged them all to get that, with the emphasis that in 2014 that almost likely will be mandated for all of them," O'Donnell said Thursday at Daytona International Speedway.