North Richland Hills family will remember beloved brother, uncle in suicide walk

| |Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

The fourth annual Run for Life! is Sept. 6 at Trinity Park in Fort Worth.

Fort Worth to reward nonsmokers with insurance discounts

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

The smoking-cessation efforts are one of several strategies by the city to control healthcare costs.

Ebola has 'upper hand' says US health official

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Ebola still has the "upper hand" in the outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, but experts have the means to stop it, a top American health official said during a visit to the hardest-hit countries.

US official warns Ebola outbreak will get worse

| |Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

A third top doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, a government official said Wednesday, as a leading American health official warned that the outbreak sweeping West Africa would get worse.

Alliance hospital uses tablets to assist in patient care

| |Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance says it is the first in the country to implement patient services tablet technology.

Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer Society has no formal policy but quietly took a similar stance in May.

Correction: Ebola story

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

In a story Aug. 22 about Ebola, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Nigeria's total of confirmed infections was 16. In fact, the number of Ebola cases confirmed by the WHO was 12.

First Chikungunya case reported in Tarrant County

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

The Mansfield resident diagnosed with Chikungunya recently traveled to the Caribbean, a hotbed for the mosquito-transmitted virus.

Texas Health Arlington Memorial unveils mental health wing

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

The new 35-bed unit opens just as comic actor Robin Williams’ death puts depression, addiction and suicide in the headlines.

CDC on high alert for Ebola

| |Thursday, Aug. 07, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention placed their emergency operations center in Atlanta on the highest response level Wednesday because of the worsening Ebola outbreak in West Africa.