Tarrant County Public Health A Week Or 2 Away From COVID-19 TestingIf a potential patient was identified by a local healthcare provider, they would rely on a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lab to do the testing.
CDC: E. Coli Illnesses Linked To Clover Sprouts At Some Jimmy John's Restaurants, Including In TexasThe CDC says at least 14 people have gotten sick with E. coli, including someone in Texas, after eating clover sprouts from the chain.
US Life Expectancy Increases For First Time In 4 Years As Drug Overdose, Cancer Deaths DeclineLife expectancy in the U.S. has gone up for the first time in four years as the number of fatal drug overdoses and six of the 10 leading causes of death declined, according to two new government reports.
DFW Airport To Begin Screening Passengers Arriving From China For CoronavirusDFW Airport has joined a growing list of U.S. airports that will begin screening passengers from China for coronavirus, an illness that's infected thousands in the country of origin.
DCHHS Reports 82-Year-Old Resident Is 6th Flu Death Of 2019-2020 SeasonDallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) has reported the sixth flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season.
Woman Between 30-35 Becomes Texas' 3rd Vaping-Related DeathOn New Year's Eve the national outbreak of vaping-related illnesses touched North Texas when a teen died in Dallas, now another death is being reported farther south.
Death In Texas Linked To Listeria Outbreak In Packaged Hard-Boiled EggsA Listeria outbreak that's linked to packaged hard-boiled eggs has led to illnesses in multiple states and at least one death in Texas, the CDC said Wednesday.
Health Officials Urge Teens, 'Stop Vaping' After Spike In Severe Lung Illness CasesHealth officials are warning teens and young adults to stop vaping after a growing number of severe lung illness cases likely related to vaping have emerged.
3 Teens Treated For Vape-Related Lung Issues In HoustonHouston health officials say three teenagers have been hospitalized with serious lung illnesses following electronic cigarette use and vaping.
First-Of-Its-Kind Life Skills Autism Academy Opening In PlanoThe staff will work with children as young as 18 months old, and provide them with one-on-one treatment designed to help them thrive.
Texas Heath Agency Investigating Severe Lung Disease Among E-Cigarette UsersThe Texas Department of State Health Services said it was first notified of possible cases last week following similar reports in youth and young adults in other states.
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.
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.
Pool Safety Concerns Don't Disappear In WinterThe reality is grim: Water is a big danger for little kids. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every year about 800 children drown.
FDA Expands Use Of Cervical Cancer Vaccine Up To Age 45U.S. regulators Friday expanded the use of Merck's cervical cancer vaccine to adults up to age 45.