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.
U.S. Presidents Praise Health Officials After Dallas Ebola CasesThe last day that anyone in Dallas was monitored for Ebola symptoms received attention from both President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush.
Prayers Answered By Nurse Nina Pham's Return To TexasThe elation of Dallas health care worker Nina Pham's loved ones reached new heights after she was declared Ebola free.
Ebola Patient, Nina Pham Arrives In MarylandEbola patient, Nina Pham, arrived in Bethesda, Md. At 10 p.m. Thursday night.
Key Question: How Did Dallas Worker Contract Ebola?A health worker who wore protective gear while having extensive contact with Thomas Eric Duncan is the second confirmed case of Ebola in the U.S.
Ebola Protocol Now In Place For North TexasThere are now specific rules for how to handle the Ebola virus in North Texas, a week and a half after its first appearance in the country.