Mosquito Season Returns With Zika ConcernsIt’s important to wear insect repellent and use screens on doors and windows to protect yourself and your loved ones from the Zika virus.
Frozen Chickens Distributed In Texas Recalled Due To Possible ContaminationThe recalled chicken was packaged whole in plastic bags and distributed in the Houston, Dallas and Austin areas.
Study Shows Texas Maternal Death Rate Numbers Were InflatedA study in 2016 claimed that pregnancy-related deaths in Texas had more than doubled in just two years. But a newer study offers different data that reduces the number by nearly two-thirds.
Measles Outbreak In WaxahachieSix people now have the highly contagious virus after North Texans were first warned about that possibility last week.
Possible Measles Exposure At Waxahachie Movie TheaterA customer was sick with measles while attending a movie on January 9 at ShowBiz Cinemas, so anyone else there that day should monitor themselves for a rash or any other measles symptoms through Jan. 30.
State Health Department Identifies 'HIV Clusters' In DFWSome are blaming social media and the influx of so-called ‘hook up apps’ for the HIV infection clusters identified in DFW, Houston, and San Antonio.
First 2017 Texas Case Of Local Zika Transmission ReportedTexas health officials have reported what they believe to be the state's first case this year of local Zika virus transmission.
Texas Officials Warn Of Increase In Food-Borne IllnessState health officials are warning of an increase in Texas in the number of people who've contracted a food-borne illness often linked to imported produce.
Mumps Cases Reach 20-Year High In TexasMost of the mumps cases in North Texas are out of Cedar Hill.
Zika Testing Advised For Pregnant Women In 6 Texas CountiesThe Texas Department of State Health Services said Friday it's recommending testing for women in their first and second trimesters in Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Webb, Willacy and Zapata counties.
Texas Releases Abortion Booklet Citing Refuted Cancer LinksThe Texas Department of State Health Services issued the new edition of "A Woman's Right to Know" on Monday.
Possible Mumps Cases At 2 Schools In Johnson CountyThe patients involved include students at Keene Elementary and Keene High School.