Change Of Plans: Perot Museum Pauses Reopening Amid COVID-19 SpikePointing to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in Dallas County, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science has decided to pause plans to reopen in early July.
As COVID-19 Numbers Surge, Health Workers Scramble To Track New CasesHealth departments in Texas and across the country that are using contact tracers to contain coronavirus outbreaks are scrambling to bolster their ranks amid a surge of cases.
Popup Pandemic Wedding: Nurse 'Didn't Want To Wait Any Longer', Has Virtual Wedding At HospitalWhen the coronavirus pandemic postponed nurse Adela Silva's nuptials she and fiancé, Erick tied the knot instead via Facetime while she was working.
Your Phone Could Be Harboring Coronavirus - Here's How To Clean ItWhile the world has been constantly reminded to wash their hands, the CDC is also advising cleaning "high-touch" surfaces everyday.
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.
FBI Agents In Houston Arrest, Charge 19-Year-Old After 3 Mercury SpillsAgents with the FBI in Houston have arrested a teenager after three separate mercury spills in Houston over the weekend.
Outbreak Of E. Coli Infections Linked To Fresh Express Sunflower Crisp Chopped Salad KitsOf the three people hospitalized because of infection, one developed kidney failure.
Texas A&M Implementing System-Wide Vaping Ban"The health threat is serious enough that I want to see the ban inside every building, outside space, parking lot, garage and laboratory within the Texas A&M System," Chancellor John Sharp said.
Carnival's Fantasy Cruise Ship Fails Federal Health InspectionCarnival Cruise Line's Fantasy cruise ship failed an inspection by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control in July.
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.
CDC Warning: 'Say No To Raw Cookie Dough'Are cookies on the menu for your family this holiday season? Take note! Officials are warning people not to eat the raw cookie dough.
More U.S. Beef Recalled Because Of Salmonella FearsJBS Tolleson is now recalling more than 12 million pounds of raw beef that was shipped -- mostly to Kroger stores -- across the country.
CDC Warns Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce Amid New E. Coli OutbreakThe advice applies to all types of romaine lettuce products including whole heads of romaine, hearts of romaine, and bags and boxes of pre-cut lettuce and salad mixes that contain romaine, including baby romaine, spring mix and Caesar salad.
Sensor That Detects Antibiotics, Pesticides In Food Developed In North TexasDevices like one developed at the Department of Bioengineering at University of Texas in Dallas could help consumers determine how much antibiotic or pesticide is in their food supply.
Study: Airport Security Trays Carry More Germs Than ToiletsA new study finds airport security bins are a hotbed for germs that can cause illnesses in humans, such as the flu and the common cold.