Rare Summer Spike In RSV Cases Reported In North TexasOutbreaks of the virus usually begin in October and last through March, but COVID-19 precautions may have delayed the normal RSV season.
Dallas' Parkland Hospital Celebrates Babies That Tested Negative After Birth From COVID-19 Infected MomsThe majority of infants delivered to pregnant women diagnosed with COVID-19 at Parkland Hospital were born without respiratory illness.
3 More COVID-19 Positive People With Underlying Conditions Die In Collin CountyThree more people with underlying health conditions and COVID-19 have died in Collin County.
The Department Of State Health Services Reports 180 New COVID-19 Cases In Collin CountyThe Department of State Health Services reported 180 new cases in Collin County, including 76 in Plano.
Health Officials Report 222 New COVID-19 Cases In Collin CountyHealth officials are reporting 222 new cases of the coronavirus in Collin County, including 36 in Plano.
Collin County Reports 84th COVID-19 Related Death, 317 New CasesThe death of an 81-year-old woman with an underlying health condition from COVID-19 is Collin County's 84th fatality related to the disease.
86 New Cases, Another COVID-19 Death Reported In Collin CountyThe Department of State Health Services reported 86 new cases of the coronavirus in Collin County, including 28 in Plano this morning.
Collin County Health Officials Report 5 More Deaths, Additional 209 COVID-19 CasesHealth officials are reporting single day high numbers of new coronavirus cases and deaths for Collin County since the pandemic began.
Bitter Cold Weather Can Make Common Ailments Even WorseFreezing weather can make some common ailments even worse and frigid conditions can also reveal more serious health problems.
Doctors Can’t Confirm Or Deny If Respiratory Illness Is In TexasA severe respiratory illness has now been confirmed in at least 10 states and is suspected to have spread to at least seven more. As it stands Texas isn’t among the states with reported cases. But the question is – should it be?
Schools Taking Special Measures & Brace For Enterovirus 68Kindergartners at Independence Elementary School in the Keller Independent School District are learning a valuable lesson. Their special education comes as North Texas braces for Enterovirus 68.
More North Texas Children Testing Positive For RSVAs if the flu outbreak hasn’t been bad enough, North Texas hospitals are seeing a big jump in children testing positive for RSV, a respiratory illness with symptoms that closely mirror the flu.
Dallas Zoo Cheetah Cub Dies Of Pneumonia A six-month-old cheetah cub has died at the Dallas Zoo. Zoo officials have confirmed that the cub named Kamau (ka-MOWH) died from a severe respiratory illness Tuesday evening.
New Test Aims To Better Detect Viral InfectionsResearchers are developing a blood test to more easily tell when a respiratory illness is due to a virus and not a bacterial infection, hoping to cut the dangerous overuse of antibiotics and speed the right diagnosis.