Dallas' Parkland Hospital Closes Coronavirus UnitsThe hospital said it is still treating COVID-19 patients, but they were able to close the special units due to falling case counts.
Texas Health To Postpone Elective, Non-Essential Surgeries, Procedures Due To COVID-19 SurgeA spokesperson said the the prevalence of COVID-19 positive patients has caused "a severe stress on inpatient and emergency department bed capacity and staffing resources."
Wrong Way Driver Arrested For 3 Counts Of Intoxication Assault After Hitting Car On Julius Schepps FreewayPolice arrested a 43-year-old man who went the wrong way on Julius Schepps Freeway and hit a car full of people, injuring three victims on Dec. 21.
Young Texas Leukemia Patient Aiden Yielding Continues To Spread Joy As 'Santa's Sidekick'Despite all his Leukemia treatments, Aiden Yielding hasn't stopped finding a way to bring a smile to people's faces. Now he's spreading joy to other hospital patients by giving Santa a helping hand this Christmas.
'It's An Emotional Day': Fort Worth's Cook Children’s Administers First Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine To 30 Frontline WorkersThursday's vaccination of frontline staff was considered a “soft launch” ahead of the full COVID-19 employee vaccination clinic, which is set to launch at 5 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 18.
Texas Boy With Cancer And His 'Dancing Dad' Get Surprise From Celebrities Will Smith, Jason DeruloWill Smith and Jason Derulo surprised Aiden Yielding and his dad, Chuck with a virtual visit that was posted on Snapchat.
COVID-19 Outbreak: North Texas Nursing Home Says More Than 40% Of Residents InfectedA spokesperson for Longmeadow Healthcare Center in Justin confirmed 51 residents and 18 staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 at the 120-bed facility.
Parkland Hospital In Dallas Gives Rare Look Into COVID-19 UnitParkland Hospital in Dallas is giving a rare look into where it treats COVID-19 patients as areas of North Texas see spikes in the virus.
Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant, Hit By Car, Seriously Injured While Helping Crash VictimsA Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant was struck by a car and seriously injured near I-35 and Barry St.
Celebrating In Adorable Fashion, Texas Nurse Crafts Costumes For NICU Babies' First HalloweenNeonatal intensive care unit nurse, Courtney Sanders hand knitted costumes for each NICU baby at the hospital.
COVID-19 Cases Increasing In Children, Severe Illness And Morbidity Still Extremely RareNearly 800,000 children in the United States have already been infected with COVID-19, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
North Texas Hospital Workers Pause To Remember Patients Who Died Of CoronavirusThey placed hand-painted remembrance rocks in the garden in front of Medical City Denton, signifying their lessening the load of loss and sharing their hope for tomorrow.
North Texas Man Fighting Coronavirus Discharged From Hospital After 103 DaysTo help fight the coronavirus, Ceasar Ronavaz was sedated, placed on a ventilator and had a tracheostomy to help allow air to enter the lungs.
Beetle Infestation Stops Some Surgeries At Decatur, Texas HospitalA Decatur, Texas hospital has put a "temporary pause" on elective surgeries after officials there said black ground beetles had made it into the building through the roof.
Texas Coronavirus Expert Suggested Earlier Friday President Trump Should Be Hospitalized"I think over the next 24 hours, we'll need to consider whether or not to have him admitted to Walter Reed (Medical Center) where he could be followed a little bit more closely," said Dr. Peter Hotez.