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Report: Texas Ranked Dead Last for Clinical Care

Access to care and insurance rates were what dragged down the state's rankings in America's Health Rankings.
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Report: Health Insurance Should Cover Non-Medical Services

Medicaid data provides evidence that non-medical services can have huge financial and health impacts.
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Dr. Philip Huang and the Healing Power of Music

The Dallas County Health Director on his passion for the trumpet, medicine, and bringing the two together.
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Explaining This Year’s ‘Extraordinary’ RSV Numbers

The pandemic has turned the normal respiratory virus season on its head.
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How Nomi Health Is Transforming Vaccinations in Dallas County

First with COVID and then Monkeypox, Nomi has partnered with Dallas County to deliver and digitize infectious disease protection.

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Addressing Infant Mortality in North Texas

An OB/GYN and public health expert weighs in on risk factors, hurdles to care, and improving outcomes.
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Texas Dichotomy: Top-Five for Business But Bottom-Ten for Healthcare

Two recent rankings demonstrate how the state is being pulled in opposite directions.
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Demand for the Monkeypox Vaccine in Dallas Is Outpacing Supply

Dallas County accounts for 40 percent of all of Texas monkeypox cases, but the health department says it has nowhere near the vaccine supply to meet demand.
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COVID-19 Bulletin (04/21/22)

Dallas County to pay for Jenkins mask lawsuit from general fund. Masks now optional on DART.
By Jencie Tomasek
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Here’s How To Order Free At-Home COVID Tests

This week, it should get at least a little easier to get your hands on a COVID-19 test.