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Vitamin D Deficiency

Vitamin D is an essential nutrient that your body needs, but deficiency and insufficiency is now a global public health problem affecting an estimated 1 billion people worldwide. 69 more words


'Go Red For Women' Raises Awareness & Sends A Warning

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – From jackets to dresses to dress ties, North Texans today decided to “Go Red for Women.” The annual effort from the American Heart Association aims to raise awareness and dispel the myth that women need not worry. 339 more words


Dallas Taking New Approach To 911 Calls Regarding Mental Health Issues

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Sean Harrison sued the City of Dallas three years ago over the fatal police shooting of his brother, Jason, who suffered from schizophrenia. 253 more words


Students Return To Class After Shooting At Italy High School

ITALY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Students at Italy High School returned to class Tuesday, just one day after a teenager pulled out a gun and started shooting in the campus cafeteria. 410 more words


Record Number Of Flu Patients Visit Parkland

DALLAS (CBS11) – Jesus Navarrete took a deep breath, then exhaled.

In Spanish, Dr. Carmen Wilson instructed the 10-year-old Dallas fifth grader to try again, while his parents monitored his medical exam. 288 more words


Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer. Be sure to talk with your primary care doctor about steps that you can take for breast health and screenings. 107 more words


North Texas Doctors: 'Controlled Chaos' In Las Vegas Hospitals As Colleagues Work To Save Lives

DALLAS (CBS11) – As of Monday evening, the fight to save the wounded has not slowed in Las Vegas. At last count, some 515 injured have been or still are being treated at area hospitals. 366 more words