Fighting Germs With UV Light Zappers: 'It Doesn't Get Rid Of All Viruses, But Brings It Down To Good Level'An Assistant Professor and Director of the MPH Epidemiology Program at UNT Health Science Center said these UV devices do work, but there are limitations.
Plugged In To DFW: Holiday HealthIs winter bad for your health? No, but there are some of the more common illnesses you should watch out for.
Dallas County Reports 34-Year-Old Resident Is 4th Flu-Related Death Of The SeasonHealth officials said the latest victim was a 34-year-old Dallas resident.
Health Officials Say Hygiene Is Key To Preventing Cold & FluDoctors say the simplest way to avoid getting sick is to wash your hands, but many people aren’t doing it right or as often as they should.
Rising Concerns Over 1-2 Punch Of Flu Season, Holiday TravelDallas County Health and Human Services says it's trying to vaccinate as many people are possible before they hit the roads or the skies.
Dallas County Confirms 3rd Flu Death This SeasonThe Dallas County Health and Human Services has confirmed the third flu death of the season.
With Increasing Flu Cases, Virtual Doctors Are Now Available Through AppHospitals and urgent care clinics are packed with sick patients right now. But, families can avoid the long wait times, by seeing a doctor right on their phone.
Dallas County Reports 2nd Flu Death Of SeasonThe patient was 81 years old and a resident of Grand Prairie.
Flu Case Numbers On The Rise In North Texas, Not Slowing Down Anytime SoonFlu cases are on the rise in North Texas, and the worst is yet to come.
Flu Season Off To Rough Start In North TexasMedical experts say it’s hard to predict what an early start to the season means in the long run, but in general it’s not a good sign.
Dallas County Issues Health Alert After Increase In Flu CasesIn a statement released Friday, the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services said the virus came earlier than normal this season.
Parents, Brace Yourselves - Cold, Flu Season Is Here!A variety of bugs are making their way through the region right now, including respiratory viruses and the first wave of the flu.
Cook Children’s Experiencing Extreme Number Of Patients, Seasonal Illness In Full SwingNearly 600 children were seen in Cook Children’s Emergency Department on Monday. That’s nearly double the average number of patients seen in a typical day.
Health Professionals Brace For Tough Flu Season That Already Claimed Life Of 5-Year-OldAs health professionals are bracing for what's expected to be another tough flu season, a 5-year-old from the Rio Grande has died from the virus — the first child death of the season.
Worst Of Flu Season Yet To Come; Experts Push For Public To Get Vaccinated NowThe return to cold weather has some North Texans hurrying to get their flu shots, and local health experts say that's a great thing because the upcoming holidays spread a lot more than love.