'Encouraging Signs' As North Texas Leaders Hope To Avoid Fall COVID-19 Surge"Encouraged and cautiously optimistic," is the message from the Dallas nonprofit that uses data to track Covid-19 infections, vaccinations, and overall risk in our community.
UT Dallas-Developed Potential COVID-Detecting Breathalyzer Test Up For Possible Emergency Use AuthorizationDr. Shalini Prasad is a professor of bioengineering at UT Dallas as well as a research collaborator for Sotech Health. For the last 18 months, the two have been focused on creating the test.
Allen ISD Parents Drop Lawsuit Against District Over Desire For Mask Mandate In SchoolsAllen ISD called the move "an important victory" for the school district saying the "strong case" its lawyers presented in court "likely influenced the plaintiffs to dismiss their lawsuit."
North Texas Company Mandates Driving Up Vaccination RatesHospitals, airlines, and other companies have made the leap and discovered mandates work to drive up their vaccination rates.
Teen Among 10 New COVID-19 Deaths Reported By Dallas County TuesdayDallas County Health and Human Services said Tuesday a Dallas man in his teens who had underlying high risk health conditions, has died of COVID-19.
Southwest Airlines Requiring Employees To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19“Southwest Airlines must join our industry peers in complying with the federal government's COVID-19 vaccination directive,” said Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO.
Richardson ISD Loses Student And Teacher To Complications From COVID-19Sha’Niyah McGee was a junior at Berkner High School. Eroletta Piasczyk was a teacher at the Christa McAuliffe Learning Center.
Prosper Mourns Passing Of Parks And Recreation Director Dudley RaymondParks and Recreation Director Dudley Raymond passed away last Friday "following complications related to a battle with COVID-19," the town said in a news release.
'I Do Not Wish That On Anyone': Mother Of North Texas Child Hospitalized With COVID-19 Shares Story"It's very real, and it's terrifying," shared mother of two, Amanda Reaves. "Once we got moved to the ICU, that's when it really hit."
COVID-19 Or Just Allergies? Some Symptoms Are The Same So Here's How To TellAs the seasons change, it might be difficult to tell the difference between COVID-19 symptoms and seasonal allergies.
Parents Suing 3 North Texas School Districts For Not Mandating MasksThe parents in the lawsuit say without a mask requirement at their schools, their children are at an increased risk for contracting COVID-19 and spreading it to others.
CDC Issues Health Alert For Pregnant Women Regarding COVID-19The CDC says in 2021 approximately 97% of pregnant people hospitalized (either for illness or for labor and delivery) with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection were unvaccinated.
Mom Says Fort Worth ISD COVID-19 Policies Keeping Her Children At Home More Than At SchoolAccording to Fort Worth ISD’s website, after a COVID-19 case is confirmed students determined to be close contacts are advised to quarantine for 10 days.
Fort Worth ISD Offering $500 Incentive For Teachers, Staff Who Get COVID-19 VaccineThe FWISD school board voted to approve the one-time stipend for teachers and staff who can show proof of full vaccination by November 15.
'Emotions Matter' At Dallas ISD's Boude Storey Middle School As Students Climb Out Of 'COVID Slide'Tuesday's lesson had students writing about facing discouragement.