Waco Surf Park Reopens 6 Months After Man Died From 'Brain-Eating Amoeba'A surf park in Waco that closed six months ago after a 29-year-old man died from a "brain-eating amoeba" is set to reopen Friday morning.
Dallas-Fort Worth Sees 50 Percent Uptick In Head Lice InfestationsThough not life-threatening, lice are highly contagious and have built a resistance to over-the-counter remedies.
Collin County Resident Diagnosed With Measles, Brings Texas Total To 11 In 2019The Collin County Health Department said an adult who recently traveled internationally has the virus.
Texas Confirms 10 Measles Cases For 2019The Texas Department of State Health Services is now reporting 10 measles cases in the state in 2019, one more than Texas saw all of last year.
CDC: Romaine Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak 'Appears To Be Over'The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday that the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce "appears to be over."
When Is Flu Season?While seasonal influenza viruses can be detected year-round in the United States, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter.
Flu Vs. ColdWhat is the difference between a cold and the flu?
How Flu SpreadsPeople with flu can spread it to others up to about six feet away.
Flu PreventionThe CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against flu viruses.
People At High RiskSome people are more likely to get flu complications that can result in hospitalization and sometimes death.
Flu Symptoms & ComplicationsInfluenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death.
Diagnosing The FluFlu viruses usually cause the most illness during the colder months of the year.