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Fort Worth kicks off Blue Zones effort

Photo by Alyson Peyton Perkins   Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price and other cyclists pedal through Fort Worth as part of the Blue Zones...

Health Notes: Texas Health Southwest volunteer named top in region

The Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital Medical Office Building recently opened to enhance health care needs of Arlington-area residents. Along with services previously offered...

Vital Signs: Smoking and striking health disparities

I was not surprised to learn at the Eighth Annual Texas Conference on Health Disparities that: • Forty-five million people in this country, more...

Williams takes reins at UNT Health Science Center

The University of North Texas System (UNTS) Board of Regents on Friday voted to confirm Michael R. Williams, DO, MD, MBA, as president of...

Texas Senate again to take up tough abortion rules

CHRIS TOMLINSON,Associated Press  AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Hours before final debate began Friday on tough new abortion restrictions, demonstrators on both sides of the issue...

Texas Health Fort Worth reports data exposure

 Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth announced July 11 that the hospital is notifying a group of patients about a potential exposure of...

Area residents charged in Ponzi scheme with Euless ties

 DALLAS (AP) — Two Dallas residents have pleaded guilty to medical investment-related fraud in what investigators call a $10 million Ponzi scam.Federal prosecutors in...

Singer Randy Travis out of surgery, still critical

CHRIS TALBOTT,AP Music Writer  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis is out of surgery but remains in critical condition after suffering a...

Learn CPR while waiting for flights at D/FW Airport

The American Heart Association and American Airlines Occupation Health Services are helping passengers learn and practice lifesaving Hands-Only CPR while waiting for flights at...

Fort Worth orthopedic clinic expands space, service

Betty Dillard bdillard@bizpress.netThe Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute is stretching and growing. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Michael H. Boothby founded the practice two years ago,...

Obamacare delay: What you need to know

Jose PaglieryNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Obamacare employer mandate has been delayed by a year to 2015, meaning that many businesses can push back...

Key Obamacare provision delayed

Kevin LiptakCNN(CNN) -- The requirement that businesses provide their workers with health insurance or face fines - a key provision contained in President Barack...

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Today in History

Today in HistoryBy The Associated PressToday in HistoryToday is Thursday, July 16, the 198th day of 2020. There are 168 days left...

JC Penney cuts 1,000 jobs as it closes stores

JC Penney says it will cut 1,000 jobs as it tries to fight its way out from under bankruptcy protection.The company last...

Is your company in the Top 100?

Do you have what it takes to be a Top 100 company?If your company is privately held and headquartered in Tarrant County, we invite you...

Texas A&M System will provide free COVID-19 tests, but it’s a mixed bag for other schools

By Stacy FernándezJuly 15, 2020 The Texas A&M University System is expected to begin offering free on-campus...