North Texas Children Among Those With Rare Polio-Like IllnessThere have been dozens of cases of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) in the U.S. this year, including three at Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth.
Texas Firefighters With Cancer Often Denied Workers' CompUnion leaders and state lawmakers say many Texas cities are denying workers' compensation to firefighters with cancer.
Polio Returns To Venezuela 30 Years After Last Known Case, Report SaysA deadly and highly infectious disease that was thought to be eradicated has returned to Venezuela.
'Tick Explosion' May Be Coming This Summer, Expert WarnsThe director of the University of Rhode Island's tick-borne disease center warns that the U.S. is moving into the prime season for disease-carrying insects
Legacy Community Health 11-27-16Dr. Laura Murillo (President & CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with James Lee from Legacy Community Health about the work they’re doing to end HIV and AIDS in Houston.
Mosquito Squad 10-11-15Brien Straw and Paul Gallant from the B-Straw and Pauly G Show talk with Tim Carter, owner of the Mosquito Squad, about the dangers of mosquitoes and how they combat them. They also discuss how they give back to fight mosquitoes on a much wider scale, and get into some everyday tips for getting rid of mosquitoes.
New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly DiseasesSomething as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
Research: Bacteria Can Live On Airplane Surfaces For A Week+Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.
Studies Test How Early In Life To Peek Inside DNAFully mapping someone's genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.