Texas lab playing a role in quest for a cure for Ebola

| |Saturday, Aug. 02, 2014

The Galveston National Laboratory is the only academic lab in the country to be rated Level 4, meaning it is equipped to research the deadliest biological agents known because of the sophisticated safeguards in place.

Women’s health program rule changes go into effect Friday

| |Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

Fort Worth is home to one of the specialty pharmacies where long-acting reversible contraception products will be available to physicians.

Tarrant County still on the lookout for measles cases

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

One Northeast Tarrant County resident came down with measles after attending a July 4th softball tournament in Kansas.

Former Fort Worth doctor’s mom awaits condition report

| Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

Dr. Kent Brantly tested positive for the Ebola virus Wednesday while he was working at a hospital in Liberia.

Doctor with Ebola treated as church urges prayer

Sunday, Jul. 27, 2014

Dr. Kent Brantly of Fort Worth is working on his computer and talking as he receives treatment for the deadly virus.

After infertility, Wichita Falls couple is surprised with quadruplets

| |Saturday, Jul. 26, 2014

Jereme Barrera says he and his wife “dreamed of having one boy and one girl” and ended up with two of each.

Tarrant County sees flurry of child drownings

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

Cook Children’s Medical Center urges parents to remain vigilant of children near water sources this summer.

Measles case confirmed in Northeast Tarrant County

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

Health officials are urging doctors to be on the lookout for more cases.

Cook Children’s new center focuses on child abuse

| |Wednesday, Jul. 23, 2014

The Center for the Prevention of Child Maltreatment aims to reduce the staggering number of abused and neglected children in Tarrant County through training and outreach.

Tarrant residents urged to wash produce to prevent cyclosporiasis

| |Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Cases of cyclosporiasis, which can cause prolonged diarrhea and other problems, have surged across Tarrant County and Texas in the last month.