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  • Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile Virus in Dallas County

    Mosquito Tests Positive for West Nile Virus in Dallas County

    Thursday, April 24 2014 11:27 AM EDT2014-04-24 15:27:33 GMT
    Dallas County health officials confirm that a mosquito has tested positive for carrying West Nile virus.More >>
    Dallas County health officials confirm that a mosquito has tested positive for carrying West Nile virus.More >>
  • Ebola Outbreak: Death Toll Rises to Over 140 in Liberia, Guinea

    Ebola Outbreak: Death Toll Rises to Over 140 in Liberia, Guinea

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:08:30 GMT
    A total of 142 deaths have been reported from the Ebola outbreak in Guinea and Liberia, the World Health Organization said. Dozens killed by ebola outbreak Doctors work to isolate Ebola outbreak The virus is still limited to the two nations, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, despite rumors of it spreading to other countries. Nineteen suspected cases reported in Sierra Leone tested negative for the virus, it said. In a statement on its website, WHO said Guinea has repo...More >>
    A total of 142 deaths have been reported from the Ebola outbreak in Guinea and Liberia, the World Health Organization said. Dozens killed by ebola outbreak Doctors work to isolate Ebola outbreak The virus is still limited to the two nations, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, despite rumors of it spreading to other countries. Nineteen suspected cases reported in Sierra Leone tested negative for the virus, it said. In a statement on its website, WHO said Guinea has repo...More >>
  • Health Experts Anxious to See FDA Rules on E-Cigarettes

    Health Experts Anxious to See FDA Rules on E-Cigarettes

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:55 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:55:32 GMT
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue its first regulations governing electronic cigarettes by the end of the month, and health experts are anxious about what the rules may look like.More >>
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue its first regulations governing electronic cigarettes by the end of the month, and health experts are anxious about what the rules may look like.More >>
  • New Flu-Vaccination Program Targets School Attendance

    New Flu-Vaccination Program Targets School Attendance

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:49:24 GMT
    A new study out Wednesday shows there were 2.4 million absences from school last year in Central Texas, costing local districts a total of $91 million in lost revenue from the state.The data shows that half of those absences were due to kids coming down with the flu.That’s why a new pilot program is being announced that could impact most elementary school-aged children.E3 Alliance, adata-driven education collaborative in Austin,is set to announce a pilot flu vaccination program at 5...More >>
    A new study out Wednesday shows there were 2.4 million absences from school last year in Central Texas, costing local districts a total of $91 million in lost revenue from the state.The data shows that half of those absences were due to kids coming down with the flu.That’s why a new pilot program is being announced that could impact most elementary school-aged children.E3 Alliance, adata-driven education collaborative in Austin,is set to announce a pilot flu vaccination program at 5...More >>
  • Kiss Off: Obama Says Goodbye to Sebelius

    Kiss Off: Obama Says Goodbye to Sebelius

    Friday, April 11 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-04-11 20:50:01 GMT
    (NBC News) -- With a hug and a kiss, President Barack Obama said goodbye to his troubled Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, on Friday, thanking her for her friendship and wit and takingMore >>
    (NBC News) -- With a hug and a kiss, President Barack Obama said goodbye to his troubled Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, on Friday, thanking her for her friendship and wit and takingMore >>
  • Organic Black Peppercorn Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella

    Organic Black Peppercorn Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:59:10 GMT
    (KXAS) -- The Food and Drug Administration announced that Frontier Natural Products Co-op has voluntarily recalled several of its products manufactured with organic black peppercorns due to possible salmonellaMore >>
    (KXAS) -- The Food and Drug Administration announced that Frontier Natural Products Co-op has voluntarily recalled several of its products manufactured with organic black peppercorns due to possible salmonellaMore >>
  • See paralyzed man move his leg

    See paralyzed man move his leg

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-04-09 13:52:37 GMT
    (CNN)A new electronic stimulation device allows this paralyzed man to move on demand.More >>
    (CNN)A new electronic stimulation device allows this paralyzed man to move on demand.More >>
  • March Madness: Basketball, Brackets and Vasectomies?

    March Madness: Basketball, Brackets and Vasectomies?

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-04-08 19:14:00 GMT
    (KCBD) -- March Madness isn't just a time for basketball at its best. You may not imagine how far some men have gone to take a few days off work to watch the games. Some call it "VasMadness." That's right,More >>
    (KCBD) -- March Madness isn't just a time for basketball at its best. You may not imagine how far some men have gone to take a few days off work to watch the games. Some call it "VasMadness." That's right,More >>
  • Promote healthy habits for prom prep, doctors say

    Promote healthy habits for prom prep, doctors say

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:53 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:53:03 GMT
    (KCEN) -- Finding a date, finding a dress, finding a diet? For many teens, all the fun associated with prom is overshadowed by a desire to look good for the big night. Doctors say prom could serve asMore >>
    Doctors say prom could serve as an opportunity to teach healthy habits. More >>
  • Chicken Recalled Due to Undeclared Allergens, Misprinting

    Chicken Recalled Due to Undeclared Allergens, Misprinting

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-04-02 16:14:39 GMT
    AdvancePierre Foods is recalling approximately 8,730 pounds of frozen chicken breast products due to misprinting and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The productsMore >>
    AdvancePierre Foods is recalling approximately 8,730 pounds of frozen chicken breast products due to misprinting and undeclared allergens, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The productsMore >>
  • Doctors work to isolate Ebola outbreak

    Doctors work to isolate Ebola outbreak

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:51 AM EDT2014-04-02 14:51:43 GMT
    (CNN)Doctors Without Borders' Anja Wolz talks about the effort to contain a deadly Ebola outbreak in Guinea.More >>
    (CNN)Doctors Without Borders' Anja Wolz talks about the effort to contain a deadly Ebola outbreak in Guinea.More >>
  • What's Your Mammogram Risk?

    What's Your Mammogram Risk?

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-04-01 20:31:40 GMT
    (NBC News) -- A review of 50 years of studies of mammograms released Tuesday finds that the benefits have often been overstated and the harms minimized — adding to the confusion about what remains an annualMore >>
    (NBC News) -- A review of 50 years of studies of mammograms released Tuesday finds that the benefits have often been overstated and the harms minimized — adding to the confusion about what remains an annualMore >>
  • 10 Worst Cities for Spring Allergies

    10 Worst Cities for Spring Allergies

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-04-01 15:41:14 GMT
    If you think your seasonal allergies this spring are worse than ever, you just may live in Louisville, Ky. That's the city that tops the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America's list of 2014 SpringMore >>
    If you think your seasonal allergies this spring are worse than ever, you just may live in Louisville, Ky. That's the city that tops the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America's list of 2014 SpringMore >>
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