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Technology Helping North Texas Families Stay Connected To Fragile NewbornsTechnology playing a critical role in keeping premature and fragile newborns alive is nothing new. Now, it's also keeping the babies' parents connected, when they can't be right there.
More Than Two Million Pounds Of Chicken Recalled For Possible Metal ContaminationSimmons Prepared Foods, Inc. is recalling more than two million pounds of chicken products over fears they "may be "contaminated" with metal.
North Texas Doctors Using Video Game Technology Before Complicated SurgeriesUsing virtual reality software, often used by gamers, Dr. Anshoo Tandon created a 3D image of Rowan Sanders' heart.
Google Steps Into Crowded Wearables Field - Buys Fitbit For $2.1BGoogle's parent company is acquiring FitBit. For about $2.1 billion Google is wading into the crowded field of smartwatches and fitness technology.
Johnson & Johnson Says No Asbestos In Recalled Baby PowderJohnson & Johnson says that 15 new tests from the same bottle of Johnson's Baby Powder previously tested by the USDA found no asbestos.
Apples Shipped To Texas Recalled Because Of Possible Listeria ContaminationA U.S. produce company has recalled nearly 2,300 cases of fresh apples shipped to Texas and seven other states because they could be contaminated with listeria.
Nationwide Recall Of Xanax Due to Possible "Foreign Substance"Mylan Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling one lot of Alprazolam -- the prescription anti-anxiety drug sold under the name brand Xanax.
USDA Recalls Walmart's 'Great Value' Sausage Patties Over Salmonella ConcernsThere are concerns about salmonella contamination, now more than 6,000 pounds of frozen sausage patties are being recalled.
North Texas Non-Profit, Hope Supply Co. Meets Critical Needs Of Homeless ChildrenHope Supply Co. works to meet the critical needs of homeless and at-risk children across North Texas by providing necessities including diapers, clothing, school supplies, toys and programs to enhance their lives.
All About Your Thyroid: Expert Shares Health Tips, InsightThe thyroid is a butterfly-shaped organ at the front of the neck, below the Adam’s apple. While this organ may be small, the role it plays in overall health is immense.
Poultry Products Sold At Kroger, ALDI Stores Recalled Over Listeria ConcernsIt started with a call for the return of some products in September, now Tip Top Poultry is expanding a recall to include more items, sold at more grocery stores.
First North Texas Death Due To Lung Injuries Related To Vaping ConfirmedTexas Department of State Health Services says the victim was an older woman.