Tarrant County Ends Partnership To Deliver More COVID-19 Vaccine Months EarlyTarrant County leaders were prepared to spend up to $25 million this year for the UNT Health Science Center to lead the vaccine rollout.
Tarrant County, UNT Health Science Center Reach $25M Deal To Expand Access To COVID-19 VaccineThe medical school is expected to operate its own distribution sites, take over all marketing and outreach programs to underserved populations, and attempt to receive its own allocation of vaccine doses.
Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley 'Frustrated' With Delayed Vaccine ExpansionPlans for the UNT Health Science Center to lead a vaccine expansion in Tarrant County fell apart, prompting the county judge to express doubt the county would be ready if vaccine supplies suddenly increased.
UNT Researchers: Mask Mandates Helping Slow Spread Of CoronavirusA new report from the UNT Health Science Center found masks may help Texas avoid another shutdown.
Family Shares Story Of Losing Son To Opioid Abuse As Effort Launched In North Texas To Prevent These DeathsIn 2017, some 46,000 Americans died of overdoses associated with the use of opioids. Holden Stucky was one of them.
Fighting Germs With UV Light Zappers: 'It Doesn't Get Rid Of All Viruses, But Brings It Down To Good Level'An Assistant Professor and Director of the MPH Epidemiology Program at UNT Health Science Center said these UV devices do work, but there are limitations.
North Texas Team Designs 3D-Printed Prothesis For Teen Baseball PlayerA remarkable team in North Texas has combined ingenuity, engineering and expertise to design 3D-printed prosthesis. It has helped one teenage baseball player who lost part of his index finger as a child.
Alzheimer's AssociationJune is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month. Did you know that 47 million people are living with Alzheimer's and other dementias worldwide?
Smartphone Apps Claim To Repel MosquitoesSome smartphone apps claim to repel mosquitoes but DEET may work best.
Researchers: Hispanics May Have Increased Risk Of Alzheimer’s DiseaseNorth Texas researchers say Mexican American Hispanics may have an increased risk of developing memory problems that could lead to Alzheimer’s disease — early.
UNT Scientists Help Close Books On John Wayne Gacy Cold CaseThe UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth has cracked a cold-case connected to Chiacgo-area murderer John Wayne Gacy