Kay Granger, Marc Veasey, Betsy Price and Carlos Flores cut the ribbon to open the new Northside Community Health Center in Fort Worth. The 33,000 square foot facility will serve low-income and underinsured patients.
The National Cancer Institute awarded $2.2 million to UNTHSC as a partnership with Langston University, an HCBU in Oklahoma. Students and researchers will study breast and prostate cancer in African-Americans.
Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is a rare, serious condition that affects the nervous system. Cases of AFM have been on the rise since 2014. Fewer than 1 million people in the U.S. contract it each year, but not a lot is known about it.
Two women were charged with making false claims and stealing millions of taxpayer money at medical clinics in Waco, Temple and North Texas. The doctor was also charged based on fake worker’s comp claims.
Centers for Disease Control, County Health and police are investigating a man found dead in an alley in Denton, Texas. He may have died from a mysterious and unknown illness after returning from trip to Asia.
Although vaccines have nearly eliminated this once common childhood disease in the U.S., mumps - painful swelling of glands - is still a concern throughout much of the undeveloped world, and has had several recent outbreaks stateside.
After years as a strength coach, John Janecek opened a weight lifting gym in Bedford to help people older than age 40, gain strength for everyday living. His clients come with all levels of fitness, health or illness.