New Mom's Health Failing, Until Nurses Put Baby On Her ChestA nurse at Medical City Dallas gave birth to a healthy baby in June. But, within minutes after the delivery, her friends and co-workers could tell that her life was in danger.
Actor Alan Alda Reveals That He Has Parkinson's DiseaseAlan Alda has revealed that he has Parkinson's disease. In a "CBS This Morning" appearance on Tuesday, the actor said that he was diagnosed with the disease three and a half years ago.
When It's More Than Severe Allergies; Raising Awareness For 'Most Common, Uncommon Disease'CVID impairs the immune system, leaving patients with fewer antibodies to fight infection.
Staying Cool & Safe During Dangerous North Texas HeatDangerous heat is in the North Texas weather forecast this week. In fact, this will be the hottest week that the DFW area has seen in the last two years.
Dallas County Reports First Human Case Of West Nile Virus In 2018Dallas County Health and Human Services said the patient lives in the 75061 zip code in Irving.
New Initiative Makes Gaming Enjoyable For Kids With AutismNew Initiative Makes Gaming Enjoyable For Kids With Autism
Oklahoma Voters Approve Medical MarijuanaOklahoma State Question 788, the result of an activist-led signature drive launched more than two years ago, makes it legal to grow, sell and use marijuana for medicinal purposes.
Doctor Discusses Possible Brain Cancer BreakthroughCBS This Morning medical contributor Dr. David Agus talks about a possible breakthrough in cancer treatment, where the poliovirus is being used to as a possible treatment in fighting brain tumors.
U.S. Approves 1st Marijuana-Based Drug For SeizuresU.S. health regulators on Monday approved the first prescription drug made from marijuana, a milestone that could spur more research into a drug that remains illegal under federal law.
Free Skin Cancer Screenings Offered At Dallas Farmers MarketPeople lined up Friday at the Dallas Farmers Market for free skin cancer screenings. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S., and it's largely preventable.
Skyline Goes Purple For Alzheimer's AwarenessAlzheimer's is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life.
Pulling Together: Cancer Research Helps Save LivesCBS 11 is 'Pulling Together' for a special event aimed at putting an end to kids' cancer. Julie and Dan Duncan are grateful for cancer research, because it helped save their child's life.
CDC Report: Suicide Rates Up More Than 25% Across The U.S.Suicide and suicide prevention have been on the minds of many in these days after the startling deaths of fashion designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bordain. But according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week, suicide rates nationwide have been steadily increasing -- more than 25-percent since 1999.
Summit's Rock Climbing Wall Turns Your Exercise Routine VerticalAre you looking to shake up your exercise routine? At Summit, they're taking workouts vertical. 'Eat.See.Play' reporter Taryn Jones takes on the rock climbing wall. But with no ropes or harnesses, falling is half of the fun.
Study: Many Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip ChemotherapyMost women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk.
Extreme Texas Heat Brings A Number Of Health RisksTemperatures are really starting to heat up here in North Texas. Everyone knew the end of May would be hot, but not this hot! The extreme hot weather brings a number of health risks for anyone moving around outside.
New Study Compares Effectiveness Of Sunscreen SPF RatingsThere has been a debate going on for years about sunscreen, and whether or not anything over SPF 50 really makes a difference. Now, a new study suggests that going higher leads to better protection.
Study: Facial Exercise Helps Make Faces Look YoungerA recent Northwestern University study found that a middle-aged woman looked up to three years younger after doing these exercise for a few months.
Allergy Sufferers Turning To Drop Under The Tongue For ReliefAllergy drops are not FDA approved but allergists can prescribe them "off-label." That means they're not covered by insurance.
Make-A-Wish Surprises Balch Springs Cancer PatientMake-A-Wish Surprises Balch Springs Cancer Patient
Fort Worth Magazine Names Top Doctors Of 2018The area's best physicians were honored as Fort Worth Magazine selected 2018's top doctors. There are 530 medical professionals on the list representing 51 specialties.
Warmer Weather Means Mosquito SeasonIt's that time of year again. The temperatures are getting warmer and more people are heading outside. But health officials have a warning for North Texans. It's also mosquito season.
Warmer Weather Means Mosquito SeasonIt's that time of year again. The temperatures are getting warmer and more people are heading outside. But health officials have a warning for North Texans. It's also mosquito season.
North Texas Water District Reponds To Quality ConcernsPlano city leaders are expected to get an update on Tuesday regarding the city's tap water. This comes less than a week after a famous environmental activist took to Facebook to express concerns with the water that North Texans were drinking.

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