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Doctors Suggest Pacing Your 'New Year Motivation' And Easing Into Working OutIf you're getting back into the exercise game after a time out, doctors suggest starting from a baseline you remember being easy.
Governors' Split On Business Vaccine Mandates Highlights Changing GOP BaseAs the US enters year three of a global pandemic, many businesses have sought to contain damage by imposing rules to keep their companies running. The response has varied.
COVID-19 Hospitalizations In US Reach Levels Not Seen Since Last Winter's SurgeThe spread of the Omicron variant is causing widespread disruption in Texas and across the US as hospitalizations reach a level not seen since the 2020-21 holiday surge.
A Medical First: US Patient Gets Pig Heart TransplantWhile it’s too soon to know if the operation really will work, it marks a step in the decades-long quest to one day use animal organs for life-saving transplants.
Latest COVID Surge Has Mask Mandate Returning To Richardson ISD CampusesMonday marked the first day of the Richardson ISD’s mandatory mask mandate. The district put it back in place following the latest surge in COVID cases.
4 New COVID Testing Sites Opening Across Dallas County After Record-Breaking Number Of CasesAfter weeks of waiting in long lines to get a COVID test, relief is finally here for some North Texans. Four new testing sites are coming to Dallas County.
No Classes For One North Texas ISD After More Positive COVID Tests And Less Substitutes To Fill-InCiting an uptick in COVID-19 cases among staff, one North Texas school district is closing for 48 hours.
Dallas Mavericks Coach Jason Kidd Enters NBA COVID ProtocolsFormer player and current Dallas Mavericks Coach Jason Kidd will not be with the team as they face-off against the Rockets Friday night.
5th Circuit Appeals Court Hearing Debate On Next Steps In Texas 6-Week Abortion Ban CaseThe 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans is holding a January 7 hearing on what should come next in abortion clinics' federal lawsuit challenging Texas' six-week abortion ban.
Surge In North Texas COVID Cases Again Taking Toll On Healthcare And Essential WorkersAs the latest COVID surge continues, North Texas doctors say transmission levels of the virus are at the highest they’ve seen since the start of the pandemic.
With North Texas COVID-19 Testing Sites Packed, The Wait In Line And For Test Results Can Be LengthyCOVID testing sites are still jam packed with people this week trying to get swabbed after the holidays.
With COVID Numbers Up, ISD Students Returning To Class For Spring SemesterThe Dallas Independent School District wants to make sure students have a chance to learn with in-person classes.