Posted: 09/28/2011 - Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. is recalling about 131,300 pounds of ground beef that might be contaminated with E. coli.
Updated: 09/26/2011 - An 89-year-old Dallas County resident who became ill from listeria linked to cantaloupes from a Colorado farm has died.
Posted: 09/19/2011 - A preliminary study suggests the vaccine against whooping cough falters after only about three years, adding support to school rules requiring kids to get the vaccination periodically.
Posted: 09/15/2011 - Qualitest Pharmaceuticals is recalling multiple lots of birth-control pills because of a packaging error that could lead to incorrect dosing and unintended pregnancies.
Updated: 09/15/2011 - The West is leading a national decline in the rate of new lung cancer cases, with states like California and Texas accounting for much of the improvement - particularly in women.
Posted: 09/13/2011 - LONDON - Health officials estimate that 366 million people worldwide now suffer from diabetes.
Posted: 08/31/2011 - A federal judge in Austin has struck down key provisions of Texas' new law requiring a doctor to perform a sonogram before an abortion.
Posted: 08/31/2011 - Aerobic exercise is better than resistance training if you want to lose the belly fat that poses a serious threat to your health, researchers say.
Posted: 08/22/2011 - Experts say Texas would be among the biggest beneficiaries of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The state stands to gain coverage for nearly 4 million uninsured residents.
Posted: 08/14/2011 - At least three major grocery store chains are recalling certain packages of ground beef due to possible E. coli contamination.
Posted: 08/11/2011 - The federal government says Parkland Memorial Hospital doesn't meet the requirements to participate in the Medicare program after a survey of the hospital found conditions that were a "serious threat" to patient safety.
Posted: 08/09/2011 - Scientists once thought there were fewer than half a dozen "intelligence genes," but researchers are discovering there are a lot more than that.
Posted: 08/02/2011 - Researchers say they've discovered that people with dyslexia also have a hard time recognizing voices.
Posted: 08/01/2011 - The Obama administration says health insurance plans must cover birth control for women with no copays.
Posted: 07/28/2011 - A College Station woman who doctors say died for at least ten minutes.... is now very much alive today.
Posted: 07/27/2011 - A voluntary recall of some ready-to-eat chicken processed in East Texas has been expanded over concerns that the meat could be contaminated.