Dallas County Working To Make Getting Childhood Vaccinations More ConvenientLooking to avoid those last-minute, long lines at health department headquarters, the department is hosting immunization clinics in the Dallas community.
Aggressive Measures Underway As Flu Arrives Early In North TexasDallas County is rolling out mobile clinics earlier this year in an aggressive effort to vaccinate as many people as possible as soon as possible.
Dallas Co. Judge Says Most Commissioners Kept In Dark About Sex Allegations Against Health DirectorCounty records obtained by CBS11 following an open records request show on December 5 of last year, one of Thompson's female employees filed a detailed complaint against him claiming he forced her to have various sexual encounters over a nearly two-year period.
Documents Detail Alleged Sexual Harassment By Former Dallas County Health DirectorNewly-obtained documents reveal the woman accusing Zachary Thompson of sexual harassment said she felt helpless because he "had her career in the palm of his hands."
Measles Outbreak In WaxahachieSix people now have the highly contagious virus after North Texans were first warned about that possibility last week.
Michigan AG: More Charges Coming In Flint Water ProbeThe Michigan attorney general is announcing more criminal charges in the Flint water investigation. Nine people so far have been charged in the investigation.
Patient With Measles Might Have Exposed North TexansThe Tarrant County Public Health Department is working to find out how many people on an international flight into DFW Airport may have been in contact with a measles patient on the plane.
83-Year-Old Man Is 3rd West Nile Virus Death In TexasSouth Texas health officials have confirmed that an 83-year-old man died this week of the West Nile virus. The unidentified man died Wednesday.
Grand Prairie High School Students To Be Tested For TBHealth officials are preparing to test nearly 200 Grand Prairie high school students after learning one may have been exposed to Tuberculosis.
Fear Of Flu Leads Many To Get Vaccinated As Hospitalizations, Deaths RiseDallas County and other North Texas health departments are overrun with people -- who are only now getting vaccinated for fear they'll get the flu. The rush comes even though health officials have urged people to get their shot since last September.
Death Of City Worker Investigated As Possibly Flu-RelatedFort Worth health workers are looking into what may be another flu-related death.
Four Flu Deaths Reported In Texas As Season Gets Early StartFlu season is off to an early start, and local doctors say it could be a bad one.
Experts Not Ready To Declare West Nile Season Over2012 was a record year for West Nile Virus cases in North Texas. Nearly 400 people were infected with the virus in Dallas County alone. 17 people died. And experts still aren't ready to declare the season is over.
City Of Denton Bumps Mosquito Plan Up To Risk Level 5Of all the North Texas counties Denton was the first to report a human case of the West Nile virus. Now officials in the City of Denton are kicking up the war on mosquitoes.
Texas Among States With Increased Cases Of Whooping CoughWhooping cough seems to be making a comeback in several states, including Texas.