Lily Mae Avant, 10, Contracts Brain-Eating Amoeba After Swim In Brazos RiverDays after swimming in the Brazos River and contracting a brain eating amoeba, a Central Texas girl is battling for her life.
Uplifting Families: Volunteers On Frontline With Young Cancer Patients Making A DifferencePat Satterwhite’s job as a Patient Pal at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas may seem simple. But it's anything but.
More Than 24,000 Raw Beef Products Deemed Unfit for Human ConsumptionAmerican Beef Packers, Inc. tested a carcass, and results showed both raw intact and non-intact beef products were tainted.
Texas Woman Pleads Guilty To Making Up Son's IllnessesA Texas woman accused of exposing her son to unneeded medical tests and procedures has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing injury to a child.
FDA Pushes For Disturbing Warning Labels On Cigarette PackagesA new rule proposed by the Food and Drug Administration would have the United States join the rest of most developed countries showing graphic imagery on cigarette packages.
HUD Funds Help Low-Income Dallas HIV/AIDS PatientsThe city of Dallas will receive $746,853 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to help low-income people living with HIV/AIDS and their families.
Research Shows Two Treatments Effective Against Deadly Ebola StrainNew research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows two investigational Ebola treatments used in an ongoing outbreak could help patients recover from the deadly illness.
Basking In The Texas Sun? Prolonged Exposure Increases Chance Of Skin CancerThe American Cancer Society says this year in Texas alone there will be more than 4,200 new cases of Melanoma.
7 North Texans Treated For Heat-Related Illness In A DayOnly days before the official start of summer, MedStar is urging people use precaution after seven people were taken to the hospital Wednesday for heat related illness.
Spreading A Message Of Hope, Child Living With Sickle Cell Anemia Shares Her StoryAt only 10-years-old, Khadence Matthews wants to spread a message of hope for those like her, people living with sickle cell anemia.
Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries That Might Have Hepatitis AGrocery stores owned by Kroger across the country are recalling store-label frozen berries because they might be contaminated with hepatitis A.
Family Awaits Closure After Mysterious Deaths Of Fort Worth Couple In FijiThere is still no closure for the family of a Fort Worth couple who died in late May while on vacation in Fiji.
North Texas Family Hit Hard by Alzheimer'sMore support for Alzheimer's is on the way.
Texan Sickened After Touching Salmonella-Infected Hedgehog One person in Texas and 26 other people in the country have fallen ill after a multistate outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to contact with pet hedgehogs.
Blount Fine Foods Recalls Chicken Tortilla Soup Due To Plastic ContaminationBlount Fine Foods in McKinney is recalling 6,690 pounds of soup with chicken products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically plastic.