UNTHSC provost wins international award for glaucoma research

| |Sunday, Jul. 13, 2014

Glaucoma researcher Tom Yorio, provost of the UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth, is receiving an international award for his work

State, local reaction to ruling splits along ideological lines

|Tuesday, Jul. 01, 2014

Texas political conservatives and local Catholic and evangelical religious leaders hail the Supreme Court’s ruling on contraceptive insurance coverage, while reproductive-rights activists decry it as interference with women’s access to birth control.

In DFW, debate continues over breast cancer study

| |Thursday, Jul. 10, 2014

A disputed Canadian study casts doubt on the effectiveness of regular mammograms.

Fort Worth animal shelter expected to hit capacity more often

| |Sunday, Jun. 29, 2014

A new team of three animal control officers is dedicated to finding and capturing stray animals.

US mayors unanimously pass climate change ideas

| |Monday, Jun. 23, 2014

The resolution was backed by Democratic mayors from GOP-dominated states.

State sues Arlington nursing home, alleging neglect of patients

| |Thursday, Jun. 19, 2014

The Texas attorney general’s office says Oakwood Nursing and Rehabilitation violated minimum care standards and health and safety codes for treating patients with bed sores.

West Nile season is underway in Tarrant County

| |Thursday, Jun. 19, 2014

So far, there have been positive West Nile samples in Tarrant County but officials are also keeping an eye out for a new mosquito-borne virus.

Arlington family files malpractice suit after wrong kidney removed

| |Thursday, Jun. 12, 2014

Arlington man faces an uncertain future that may include dialysis, a transplant and expensive drug treatments.

Discovery of rabid skunks prompts reminders to vaccinate pets

| |Tuesday, Jun. 03, 2014

Vaccination is the best response to the threat, city officials said.

Fort Worth ranks 40th out 60 largest cities on parks

| |Monday, Jun. 02, 2014

Arlington and Dallas tied for 36th in the national study on city parks.