Flu, RSV Cases Way Down In North Texas: Doctors Credit Public Health Measures During COVID-19 PandemicIn a typical year, hundreds of infants and toddlers in North Texas would be in the hospital right now because of RSV, a common respiratory illness, but the virus is almost nonexistent.
Many 'Confused, Frustrated' By Process Required To Receive COVID-19 VaccineConfusing and frustrating. That's how many are describing the process to learn when - and how - they'll be able to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Texas Health Professionals Keeping An Eye On New Strain Of COVID-19 Now In The USA new, mutant strain of COVID-19 first seen in Great Britain earlier this month has made it's way to the U.S. and health professional in Texas are paying attention.
US Seeing 'Historical Record Low' Number Of Flu CasesThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported only 40 positive flu cases for the week ending December 5 in the entire country.
Very Low Flu Activity Reported In Texas, COVID Restrictions Likely WhyRestricted travel has meant less opportunity for the flu virus to spread into Texas so far this winter.
Gov. Greg Abbott Urges Every Texan To 'Go Get A Flu Shot'"Getting a flu shot is especially important this season to help keep hospitalizations down during the state's ongoing response to COVID-19," the Governor's Office said in a news release.
Doctors Concerned About Flu Season During Coronavirus Pandemic: 'Vaccination For Influenza Is The Most Important Thing We Can Do'Experts hope that already-established practices, such as social distancing and wearing masks, will keep numbers down.
'A Flu Season Unlike Any Other': Texas Gov. Abbott, Medical Experts Urge Getting Vaccines Early During PandemicGov. Greg Abbott and medical experts in Dallas urged residents on Thursday to get a flu vaccine early this year as the upcoming season coincides with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Abbott To Visit Dallas Thursday To Discuss Flu Season While Dealing With COVID-19 PandemicTexas Gov. Greg Abbott is visiting Dallas on Thursday to discuss how the state is responding to the upcoming flu season while also dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
As New Coronavirus Cases Drop In Texas, Doctors Urge Residents To Get Flu Shot This FallThe precautions people are taking to prevent getting COVID-19 could also decrease the number of flu cases this fall.
State Heath Department Warns Of Unauthorized Use Of Logo On Misleading Chart Comparing Coronavirus To FluThe chart displays flu and COVID-19 data that’s misleading to compare, the department said..
North Texas Doctor Recovers After Having COVID-19 And Flu At Same Time“I’m thinking that it’s not very common, “ said Dr. Chelsea Park. “I turned out to be one of those few lucky ones.”
Coronavirus In Texas: Less Invasive, Painful Test Coming To Dallas CountyHealthcare workers will soon offer a less invasive and painful nasal swab test for the coronavirus in Dallas county.
Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 20th Death From VirusA newly reported death from the coronavirus in Dallas County — a man in his 60s from Rowlett — brings the total number of deaths from the disease to 20.
Grandmother Of Baylor Basketball Star Moon Ursin Dies From CoronavirusRuby Alexander, 79, died Tuesday night. The Baylor guard was the youngest of her nine grandchildren. Mulkey said Alexander, who she described as “vivacious," spent weeks at a time in Waco and attended many Baylor games.