Coronavirus Prevention & TreatmentThe CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases - read more.
Coronavirus - How It SpreadsCurrent understanding about how the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) spreads is largely based on what is known about similar coronaviruses.
Coronavirus Travelers ResourcesThis page includes information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for travelers and travel related industries.
North Texas Face Mask Manufacturer Says Company Can’t Meet Coronavirus DemandWith the spread of the coronavirus, a North Texas company that manufactures face masks and respirators is being inundated with orders from around the world.
What To Do If You Have CoronavirusIf you have had close contact with someone showing symptoms who has recently traveled from a coronavirus affected area, you should call ahead to a healthcare professional and mention your close contact and their recent travel.
Coronavirus - SymptomsCDC believes at this time that symptoms of COVID-19 may appear in as few as 2 days or as long as 14 days after exposure.
Texas Researchers Working To Stop The Spread Of CoronavirusResearchers from the University of Texas at Austin recently made a critical discovery, creating the first 3D atomic scale map of the virus. It will help scientists develop a vaccine.
Runner With Parkinson's Disease, Rhonda-Lee Foulds, To Lace Up For 100th Marathon Rhonda-Lee Foulds won't let her battle with Parkinson’s Disease prevent her from lacing up to run her 100th marathon at Cowtown.
New Drugs Show Rare Promise Against Advanced Breast CancerDoctors are reporting unusually good results from tests of two experimental drugs in women with an aggressive form of breast cancer that had spread widely and resisted treatment.
Tarrant County Confirms 1st Human West Nile Virus Case Of 2019Health officials in Tarrant County have confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus for the 2019 season.
Basking In The Texas Sun? Prolonged Exposure Increases Chance Of Skin CancerThe American Cancer Society says this year in Texas alone there will be more than 4,200 new cases of Melanoma.
North Texas Family Hit Hard by Alzheimer'sMore support for Alzheimer's is on the way.
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.
First Case Of Measles Confirmed In Tarrant County In 4 YearsHealth officials have confirmed a resident of Tarrant County has tested positive for measles. This is the first confirmed case in the county since 2015.
Health Experts Denounce Anti-Vaxxers For Vaccine 'Crisis', Call For Stronger LegislationIn the last couple of weeks, numerous North Texas schools have closed due to flu outbreaks and there are currently 9 cases of measles in the state.