U.S. Flu Season Off To Early Start, But Too Soon To Tell How Bad It'll BeThis year's flu season started picking up last month. Health officials stated that the flu vaccine seems well matched to the viruses that are making people sick.
Ho Ho Oh No: How Malware Hijacks Holiday ShoppingOnline shoppers this holiday season may be getting more than they bargained for: Alongside gadgets, clothes and stocking stuffers, many are picking up invasive computer viruses.
Dallas County Reports First Imported Case Of DengueThe 54-year-old resident of Dallas was infected during recent travel to India.
Parents Concerned After Mumps Outbreak Hits Cedar Hill ISDThe 64 cases of mumps through Cedar Hill ISD have now been cleared according to school district officials.
Denton Sprays for Mosquitoes Near Zika Patient's HomeThe City of Denton targeted the yards of 22 homes to spray where mosquitoes could breed after a resident returned from Puerto Rico with the Zika virus.
FDA Approves First Pill To Treat All Forms Of Hepatitis CFederal health officials have approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
House To Vote On Scaled-Back Zika Bill Despite Obama Veto ThreatRepublicans controlling the House are ignoring protests from Democrats and a White House veto threat as they speed legislation funding the battle against the Zika virus toward a vote.
CDC Reports First Zika Infection Between Gay CoupleThe Centers For Disease Control confirmed another sexually transmitted case of the Zika virus was discovered in Dallas.
Celeste Elementary Closed Friday Due To VirusCeleste Elementary has been hit with a virus that has affected about 65 students and 5 teachers, according to a statement on the school district's website.
USDA Secretary Not Ready To Declare Bird Flu Outbreak OverU.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says he's not ready to declare the Midwest bird flu outbreak over.
Eleventh Case Of Imported Chikungunya Virus Confirmed In Dallas Co.The Dallas County Health Department is reporting an 11th case of Chikungunya virus in the county.
Mumps Spreading Through Suddenly Sick NHLThe NHL is facing an unusual outbreak of the mumps. So far, about a dozen players on four teams have been diagnosed with the illness that usually strikes children.