Research Shows Two Treatments Effective Against Deadly Ebola StrainNew research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows two investigational Ebola treatments used in an ongoing outbreak could help patients recover from the deadly illness.
Fiji Officials Rule Out Infectious Disease As Potential Cause Of Death For Fort Worth CoupleFiji's Ministry of Health and Medical Services officially ruled out infectious disease as a cause of death for a Fort Worth couple who mysteriously died after visiting the island in May.
Experts Warn What Needs To Be Done Before Putting Pets On Raw Food Diet"You need to make sure you have human-level sanitation," said Greg Raupers, who owns a store that specializes in commercialized raw pet food.
Texan Sickened After Touching Salmonella-Infected Hedgehog One person in Texas and 26 other people in the country have fallen ill after a multistate outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to contact with pet hedgehogs.
US Measles Cases Hit Highest Mark In 25 YearsThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 695 cases had been reported in 22 states this year as of Wednesday afternoon.
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.