Disease

Illnesses caused by Cyclospora parasite prompt public health investigation

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The ten signs of Alzheimer’s Disease everyone should know

Alzheimer’s is not a normal part of aging One in eight over sixty report confusion or memory loss   TIP JAR Options. Thank you for…


After age 65, the risk of Alzheimer’s doubles every five years

New report offers updated information on Alzheimer’s disease Do you remember what day it is? A new report from the U.S. Surgeon General and U.S….


Special alert from Dept. of State Health Services about flu and measles

We are entering the peak of flu season DSHS Commissioner urges people to take precautions to avoid getting the flu   TIP JAR Options. Thank…


Rabies in Texas? Not if the State Health Services can prevent it

1 million doses of vaccine packets to be dropped from aircraft Release from Texas Department of State Health Services. The Texas Department of State Health…


Texas Health Services appeals for public’s help after first confirmed West Nile case

Texas’ first West Nile illness of the year has been reported to the Department of State Health Services. A woman from Montgomery County developed the neurological…


Special Report: CDC knew resurgence in diseases from refugees and immigrants was dangerous and deadly

A resurgence in deadly and dangerous diseases spreading across American can easily be blamed on the immigration policies of Barack Obama and Democrats. A recent…


State Health Services issues new health alert for Zika virus in Texas

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has issued a health alert this week regarding the Zika virus and are expanding their recommendations to…


One child died and two outbreaks due to flu reported in Texas last week

One child died and two outbreaks due to influenza or influenza-like illness were reported in Texas last week. Environmental conditions have been especially brutal of…