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Four COVID-19 Vaccine Hubs Are Operating In Collin County, But Some By Appointment OnlyFour COVID-19 vaccine hubs, approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services, are open and providing vaccinations in Collin County.
Texas Nears 33,000 Deaths From COVID, DSHS Reports 450 New Fatalities On January 20Hospitalizations from the novel coronavirus continue to surge across Texas. On Wednesday, state health officials reported 450 new COVID-19 deaths as fatalities rapidly mount.
More Than 60% Of All US COVID Cases Were Reported Since Election Day, Now Variant Could Fuel SpreadThe number of positive COVID-19 cases in the U.S. is surging at an exponential rate. With some has 24 million cases in America, more than 60% of those have been reported since Election Day on November 3.
Health Officials Concerned About Spread Of More Contagious COVID-19 Strain Across North TexasThe new variant strain of COVID-19, first seen in the UK, is now in Dallas. But there is some good news -- more vaccines are on the way.
Brooke Katz's Favorite Fitness AppsI taught group fitness classes for years, but for the last several I've been trying out different apps. I thought I'd share some of my favorites.
Trader Joe's, Dollar General Paying Workers To Get COVID-19 VaccinesAs COVID-19 vaccinations continue in Texas and across the U.S., some companies are offering financial incentives to encourage their workers to get the shots.
Heavyweight Champ George Foreman Rolls Up His Sleeve To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine In TexasTexas professional boxer George Foreman is taking a one-two punch, willingly --  getting his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
New Year, New You: A Breakdown Of Healthy Meal Kit PlansIt's one of the most popular trends out there right now: meal delivery kits. From Hello Fresh and Blue Apron to Freshly and Factor, there’s pretty much a meal kit to cater to any dietary desire.
Hospital Group: Some Rural Texas Hospitals Have Yet To Receive A Single COVID-19 Vaccine DoseThere's been a lot of buzz about mega COVID-19 vaccination hubs opening in Texas' biggest cities, but as that happens some frontline health care workers in the state remain unprotected.
State Officials: Free COVID-19 Antibody Therapy Now Available To North Texans Going UnusedTwo infusion centers providing North Texans with COVID-19 free access to antibody treatments to potentially lessen the severity of their illness are being drastically underused.
New Year, New You: Reimagining IndulgencesDieting and indulgent eating sounds like an oxymoron but there's a way you can do both
Dallas City Council Hearing From Public About Proposal To Rename Street For Botham JeanThe Dallas City Council is hearing from the public about plans to rename a street in honor of Botham Jean -- the 26-year old accountant who was gunned down in his own apartment by an off-duty Dallas police officer.