Sickness

Measles
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Kelli Wiese
March 20, 2019 - 5:33 pm
SAN ANTONIO (1080 KRLD) - The state's 13th measles case is reported in Bexar County. The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District says this case is associated with the case of measles from Guadalupe County reported by the Texas Department of State Health Services on March 6. The last recorded case...
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Chris Sommer
February 17, 2019 - 10:32 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The flu-related death toll rises again in Dallas County. Local health officials reported two more flu fatalities on Friday. Both were elderly Dallas residents. One 78-years-old, the other 88-years-old. In all, Dallas County has had ten flu-related deaths this year. Last year,...
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Hospital
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Steven Pickering
February 06, 2019 - 4:44 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Denton County Public Health says one patient has been diagnosed with measles. It's the first case in Denton County this year and the seventh reported in Texas in the past few days. Health officials will not say where the patient lives, what locations they have visited or how...
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Surgery, Hospital, Health
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Barbara Schwarz
January 11, 2019 - 8:07 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston have been working on this project for roughly four years. Dr. Thomas Geisbert says their goal is to come up with a treatment that can be used to give to someone who already has Ebola "in hopes that we can save...
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Hospital
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Alan Scaia
January 07, 2019 - 1:06 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Hospitals and paramedics are responding to more cases of the flu across North Texas. In Dallas, Children's Medical Center has seen 103 cases of the flu each of the past two weeks, compared to just 52 cases over a week in the middle of December.​ "That comes pretty naturally...
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