Texas Now Among States Reporting E Coli Illness Linked To Romaine LettuceThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its numbers on the outbreak Wednesday, revealing that 149 people in 29 states had gotten sick.
State Official: Texans Shouldn't Panic Over Ebola The state health commissioner says Texas has a strong response system capable of preventing an Ebola outbreak — even though human error is always a possibility.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Animal Shelter Euthanizes 60 Dogs After Parvovirus OutbreakThe staff of a Houston-area animal shelter has euthanized 60 dogs in the past week because of an outbreak of highly contagious parvovirus.
Dallas County Allows Spraying For West Nile VirusSuffering from the nation's deadliest outbreak of West Nile virus this year, Dallas County authorized aerial spraying of insecticide on Friday for the first time in nearly five decades to help fight the mosquito-born illness.