MedStar Looking For Special Kids To Give Ambulance Escort For Trick Or TreatThere are little North Texans who will be too sick to go trick-or-treating door-to-door this year, but MedStar is looking to help a few.
Texas Doctors Say Respiratory Infections Other Than COVID-19 Filling Up Pediatric WardsIn the midst of a pandemic hospitals across Texas are also dealing with other infections that are sickening residents and sending many to already crowded medical centers.
Mystery Illness In Children, Possibly Linked To COVID-19, Alarms North Texas PediatriciansMIS-C is multisystem inflammatory syndrome and it develops in children with COVID-19 days and weeks after infection.
Children Suffering From COVID-19-Linked Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome Identified In North TexasFour new cases of a severe illness affecting children, linked to COVID-19, have been identified at one North Texas hospital.
Texas School Districts Partnering With Hospitals To Offer Telemedicine For StudentsA partnership between Cook Children's and school districts across North Texas has students seeing pediatric providers, and getting diagnosed, without ever leaving school.
Parents, Brace Yourselves - Cold, Flu Season Is Here!A variety of bugs are making their way through the region right now, including respiratory viruses and the first wave of the flu.
Easter Comes Early At Children’s Hospital When Young Texan Makes Special DeliveriesA young cancer patient paid it forward Wednesday and made some special deliveries to sick kids hospitalized at Children’s Medical Center Plano.
North Texas School District Closed Rest Of Week; 20 Percent Staff & Students Out With FluKerens ISD, east of Corsicana in Navarro County, will be closed on Thursday and Friday, February 14-15, 2019 due to illnesses, the district said on its Facebook page Wednesday.
11-Year-Old Leukemia Survivor Collecting Toys For Pediatric Cancer PatientsAs she's done for the last four years, a young North Texas leukemia survivor is spreading cheer to kids who are in the fight for their lives.
Texas School Closed For Flu Reopens As CDC Gives Pediatric WarningThe flu season is hitting North Texas hard. Three catholic schools closed in one week because of the exceptionally high number of students and faculty infected.
Nominate A Sick Kid For A Trick-Or-Treating Ambulance EscortThis year MedStar Mobile Healthcare is again accepting nominations for children to get a chance to have an ambulance escort them out for a night of Halloween fun.
Arlington ISD Denies Its School Makes Students SickParents have filed a lawsuit alleging an Arlington school is making their children sick.
Engaged Couple Asks For Toys For Sick Kids Instead Of GiftsIt's not every day that an engaged couple asks for a bunch of children’s toys as wedding gifts. But that’s exactly what Kristin Klingshirn and her fiancé Bart Mattingly have done.
Health Concerns Linger At Lakewood Elementary Frustration and fear is growing among some parents at Lakewood Elementary School in Dallas after a mystery source appears to be making several students and teachers sick.