Plano Reports Its First Human Case Of West Nile Virus This YearThe person who contracted the virus has West Nile fever, which is not the neuro-invasive form of the virus, which is commonly more serious.
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.
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.
Southwest Airlines Passenger In Texas Diagnosed With MeaslesA passenger on Southwest Airlines flights from Dallas to Houston to Harlingen and back late last month was diagnosed with measles.
Texas Football Player Treated At Hospital For Heat IllnessUT sophomore offensive lineman Patrick Hudson was taken to a hospital and treated in intensive care this week because of a heat-related illness at practice, coach Tom Herman said Thursday.
Mumps Case Confirmed At TCUNeither TCU nor the Tarrant County Health Department would say if that person is a student, professor or staffer.
North Texas Kroger Reopens After Rat InfestationKroger said in a statement it has "an established, aggressive response in place" to handle the situation and "prevent any further activity."
Dallas County Reports First Case Of Imported Chikungunya VirusThe 11-year-old resident of Irving was infected during recent travel to India.