North Texas Congressman Ron Wright Won’t Let Lung Cancer Define HimCongressman Ron Wright of Arlington says when doctors told him he had lung cancer nine months ago, he was devastated.
New Guidelines Focus On Improving Surgery Decisions For Older PatientsThere's a move going on across the country to improve surgical care for older Americans, who increasingly are undergoing complex operations despite facing higher risks than younger patients.
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.
Experts Warn Of 'Health Crisis' At Border Detention FacilitiesA team of doctors, lawyers and advocates are warning of what they say are major health and hygiene problems at several US Customs and Border Protection facilities in Texas.
June Is Alzheimer's And Brain Awareness MonthThere are 5.8 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s, and nearly 14 million will have the disease by 2050.
Heart Health: Experts Weigh In About StrokesStroke is the number five cause of death and leading cause of disability in the United States. It can happen to anyone at any age.
Cardiologist: A Common Misconception May Be Putting Kids At RiskThe Centers for Disease Control says one in 15 children suffer from high cholesterol in United States.
Patients Turning Away From Family Doctors And To TelemedicineConvenience rules in health care now, where patients can use technology or growing options like walk-in clinics and urgent care centers to get help whenever they need it.
Anti-Vaxxers Use Holocaust-Era Symbol To Promote Their AgendaA new report from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) says anti-vaccination activists are using the yellow Star of David that Nazis forced Jews to wear during World War II to promote their cause.
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need To KnowColon Cancer is the second deadliest cancer in men and women.
Veterans Encouraged To Take Advantage Of Newly-Opened Grand Prairie VA ClinicThe VA opened up a new clinic in Grand Prairie, now it just needs veterans to take advantage of it. It's equipped to handle 6,000 new patients.
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.
Plugged In To DFW – Children’s HealthChildren need primary health care not only when they are sick, but also to prevent them from getting sick.
Free Mobile Hospital Opens For 3-Day Run In Fort WorthHundreds lined up before sunrise outside the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth. Starting at 7:00 a.m. they will be receiving a variety of medical services free of charge.
6,000 People Expected At Free Health Clinic In Fort WorthYour Best Pathway to Health is a non-profit organization that exists to serve the physical needs of the under-served by providing entirely free mobile multi-specialty clinics that offer medical, surgical, dental, eye care, and other critical services.