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North Texas hospitals are testing drugs to treat milder cases of COVID-19

Until now, doctors and researchers have focused on saving the lives of the sickest COVID-19 patients. This month, hospitals are rolling out trials in North

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‘Covid-19 Parties’ pose real danger, pediatrician warns

You may have seen stories on the news and social media recently about so-called “COVID parties,” where people are intentionally exposing themselves and/or their children

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Fort Worth ISD Board President, superintendent send letters to governor raising concerns about school opening plans

Fort Worth ISD Board of Education President Jacinto Ramos, Jr., and Superintendent Kent P. Scribner are among the signatories of separate letters sent to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on

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Gov. Abbott says local health officials can shut schools only in limited circumstances

In a statement Friday, Gov. Greg Abbott said local health authorities can shut down schools if there’s evidence of an outbreak after students have already

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Fort Worth ISD pushes start date back to Sept. 8 – See the full list of district plans

The Fort Worth ISD school board voted to push back their start date Thursday and begin classes virtually.  This is the third schedule change for

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When will we get COVID-19 vaccine? Fauci ‘cautiously optimistic’ about this timeline

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert, testified before a House subcommittee on Friday, saying he was “cautiously optimistic” that we could have

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Young kids can carry 100 times more coronavirus in their noses than adults, study finds

The general consensus on children and the novel coronavirus is that they neither play as large a role in spreading it as adults, nor do

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Texas will Extend Time that Schools will be Allowed to Stay Online-only, Gov. Greg Abbott Says

Texas will give school districts more flexibility to keep their school buildings closed to in-person instruction this fall as coronavirus cases continue to rise, Gov. Greg

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Is it Safe to Go to the Pool or Beach During the Coronavirus Outbreak?

With the summer heat already hitting, many people are looking forward to cooling off at the pool or the beach. Here’s what experts say you

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Final Tests of Some COVID-19 Vaccines to Start Next Month

The first experimental COVID-19 vaccine in the U.S. is on track to begin a huge study next month to prove if it really can fend