Brazil & University Of Texas Reach Deal On Zika VaccineBrazil is signing an agreement with the University of Texas to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus.
Twists & Turns Lead To Promising Ebola VaccineOver and over, Dr. Nancy Sullivan thought she was close to an Ebola vaccine, only to see the experiments fail. But it is those failures that led her to a vaccine promising enough to test in West Africa.
Ebola Vaccine Trial Suspended After Side EffectsSwiss researchers have suspended the testing of one of the leading Ebola vaccine candidates after some volunteers reported unexpected side effects.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Study: Do-It-Yourself Flu Vaccine EffectiveA study suggests that do-it-yourself flu vaccine might be possible. Researchers found that military folks who squirted a nasal vaccine up their noses were as well-protected as others who got it from health workers.
Flu Shots = Big Business For RetailersForget the Black Friday ads for TVs and toys: stores are finding a way to lure in customers right now.
Whooping Cough Concerns Keller ChurchA Keller church is warning its congregation that it may be at risk of contracting Pertussis, or whooping cough, as it is widely called.
UK Scientists Slam Flu Drug In Ongoing DebateBritish scientists say there isn't enough evidence to prove the antiviral drug Tamiflu reduces the spread of flu.
Family Warning Others After Wife & Mother Loses Flu BattleA North Texas mother of three has died from the flu. Now her family is sharing their traumatic experience and encouraging others to take this year's dangerous strain of influenza seriously.
Tarrant County Confirms Sixth Flu-Related Death The Tarrant County Health Department confirmed a sixth flu-related death in the county Tuesday.
Fort Worth's JPS Hospital Extends Hours JPS hospital in Fort Worth is extending hours at a network of neighborhood clinics to help relieve the crush of flu patients.
Doctors Warn Vaccinated Patients To Watch For Flu SymptomsAs the flu virus continues its deadly spread across North Texas, health officials are telling those who have been avoiding flu shots that there is still time to get protected. And many hold outs are beginning to listen.