5 Dead, Nearly 200 Sickened In Romaine Lettuce OutbreakFour more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five.
Texas Now Among States Reporting E Coli Illness Linked To Romaine LettuceThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its numbers on the outbreak Wednesday, revealing that 149 people in 29 states had gotten sick.
Restaurants Try To Calm Customers, Say Their Romaine Is SafeAt many restaurants across the country, romaine is still on the menu. Both family-run operations and big chains say they've checked with suppliers and are confident their romaine comes from places that aren't affected by E. coli.
109 U.S. Salmonella Cases Now Linked To Papayas From MexicoU.S. health officials say more people have contracted salmonella by eating papayas from a farm in southern Mexico.
Parents Concerned After Mumps Outbreak Hits Cedar Hill ISDThe 64 cases of mumps through Cedar Hill ISD have now been cleared according to school district officials.
Parents Concerned After Mumps Outbreak In Johnson CountyA once common contagious disease has sprouted up in a North Texas town causing a local school district to issue a health warning.
Researchers Fighting Foodborne Illness With BacteriaFoodborne illnesses pose a serious health concern for consumers and a potentially devastating risk to the companies associated with outbreaks.
North Texas Hospitals On Alert Over Ebola OutbreakInside the JPS Hospital Emergency Room in Fort Worth they are screening every patient that walks through the door for Ebola.
Ebola Outbreak Not A Concern In U.S. Say Health Officials U.S. health officials are monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa but say the risk of the deadly germ spreading to the United States is remote.
Non-Profit Joins Fight Against Ebola Outbreak, Sends SuppliesA Dallas-based charity will send medical supplies to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Fort Worth's JPS Hospital Extends Hours JPS hospital in Fort Worth is extending hours at a network of neighborhood clinics to help relieve the crush of flu patients.