1 Dead In Georgia From Rare, Tropical Illness Possibly Linked To Similar Case In TexasThe three infected patients live in separate states, but genetic analysis indicates their cases may be related.
Texas' Latest COVID-19 Wave Climbing Steeper Than Past Waves, State Health Leaders SayThe increasing rates of new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in Texas are showing steeper jumps than past surges, state health officials said Wednesday.
Centers For Disease Control Issues New Eviction MoratoriumThe CDC is issuing a new, "temporary" moratorium on evictions that includes all of North Texas since it covers counties experiencing "high" levels of COVID-19 spread.
Eviction Moratorium Update: Without An Extension, What Happens To Renters After July 31?The CDC's eviction moratorium ends on July 31, which leaves renters uncertain about their future in an economy still recovering from COVID.
CDC Recommends Students Mask Up When They Go Back To School“CDC recommends that everyone in K to 12 schools wear a mask indoors” said CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky.
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Slams CDC's Updated Mask Guidance For Fully-Vaccinated People, Calls It A 'Mandate'The CDC is recommending fully-vaccinated people wear masks indoors when in areas with "substantial" and "high" transmission of COVID-19.
CDC Seeing Increase In Adolescents Hospitalized With COVID-19Dr. Jeffrey Kahn of Children's Health and UT Southwestern, says the new CDC data showing this national trend underscores the importance of getting young people vaccinated.
CDC: Fully Vaccinated People No Longer Need To Wear Masks, Socially Distance In Many Indoor SituationsThe CDC is updating its guidance to say that fully vaccinated people can forgo their masks and social distancing in many indoor situations.
North Texas Health Departments, Pharmacies Making Plans To Vaccinate Children Against COVID-19On Friday, May 14, Dallas County Health and Human Services will open their COVID-19 vaccination sites, like Fair Park, to children ages 12-15.
North Texas Parents Consider Whether Or Not To Have Their 12 To 15-Year-Olds Vaccinated Against COVID-19The vaccinations could be available in the Metroplex as soon as this week, once a CDC advisory committee makes their recommendations.
Texas Port Pushing To Restart Cruise Industry, Some Ships Returning This WeekendA major port in Texas is ready to help the cruise industry rebound and hit the high seas again.