Breast Implants Tied To Rare Cancer To Remain On US MarketU.S. health authorities will allow a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer to stay on the market.
Texas House OKs Removing Jail Time For Small Amounts Of PotHaving small amounts of marijuana in Texas would mean a fine and no jail time under a bill advancing in the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Easter Comes Early At Children’s Hospital When Young Texan Makes Special DeliveriesA young cancer patient paid it forward Wednesday and made some special deliveries to sick kids hospitalized at Children’s Medical Center Plano.
The Science Behind Lighting Up: Smoking Marijuana Vs. TobaccoAs more states make it legal to smoke marijuana, some worry what that might mean for a public health success : curbing cigarette smoking.
Denton ISD Mourns Passing Of High School PrincipalDenton ISD is remembering the principal of Fred Moore High School, Marilyn Rabsatt, who died after a long battle with cancer.
Pancreatic Cancer Survivor Sets Goal To Run In 5K Races Around The US For AwarenessThose fighting pancreatic cancer are gearing up for the Dallas/Fort Worth PurpleLight event this weekend. It's a way to remember those lost and show support to those who are fighting it right now.
FDA Panel Revisiting Safety Of Breast Implants After New ConcernsA panel will hear from researchers, plastic surgeons and implant makers, as well as from women who believe their ailments were caused by the implants.
Medical City Children’s Hospital Opens New Pediatric Cancer UnitMedical City Children’s Hospital has opened a new pediatric cancer unit dedicated to providing treatment for infants, children, adolescents and young adults with all types of pediatric cancer and blood disorders.
Mrs. Texas Chesney Monroe Berzins Shares Journey Since Stomach RemovalChemotherapy and radiation were not options for treatment, because of how her gastric cancer was growing. Doctors gave Chesney one choice.
Woman Inspired By Her Own Cancer Fight Dedicated To Helping Needy ChildrenJoyce Rider's journey to the Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD PTA Clothes Closet started in 2001 shortly after a colon cancer diagnosis.
Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Announces He Has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer"I’m going to fight this, and I’m going to keep working," Trebek told fans on YouTube.
Study: At-Home Colon Cancer Tests May Be As Effective As ColonoscopyA new study finds that, for average risk people, at-home colorectal cancer tests may be as good an option as getting a colonoscopy.
Women's College Basketball Players & Coaches Honor Cancer SurvivorsWomen's college basketball teams across the country found many different ways to honor cancer survivors this week as part of the Play4Kay initiative.
Colleyville Heritage Girls Basketball Coach Leads Team To Playoffs Despite Cancer BattleThe community of Colleyville rallied to support the coach through her rehabilitation, and Sager stayed on the job - missing only a single game this season to have a brain scan.
Dallas Officer Diagnosed With Cancer Receives Support From Stars PlayersA Dallas police sergeant starts chemotherapy Monday, but Saturday night was a combination of his two passions: police work and playing hockey.