Health

June 14, 2019 - 2:51 pm
In this episode, Scott talks with Dr. Tony Das, interventional cardiologist on the medical staff of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, about vascular disease. They discuss who’s at risk, treatment options, and proactive steps that you can take to prevent it.
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May 17, 2019 - 5:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Retired NFL players seeking testing as part of a $1 billion concussion settlement must see a doctor close to home to prevent fraud and "doctor shopping," the federal judge overseeing the case ruled. Lawyers for thousands of ex-players complain their clients agreed to the 2013...
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Michael Irvin
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March 26, 2019 - 6:32 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - In an Instagram post Tuesday, former Dallas Cowboys wide reciever Michael Irvin said he had a biopsy to test for throat cancer. In the post, Irvin said that he lost his voice for almost two months after cheering on the Cowboys when they beat the New Orleans Saints on Nov. 29...
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February 07, 2019 - 2:44 pm
The NCAA is facing more than 300 lawsuits from former college football players who claim their concussions were mistreated, leading to medical problems spanning from headaches to depression and, in some cases, early onset Parkinson's or Alzheimer's disease.
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May 18, 2017 - 8:55 am
Dallas players Matt Hedges and Kellyn Acosta knocked heads during a match last weekend. Hedges required six stitches and had to change his jersey because of blood. Yet some questioned if either player was checked for a concussion.
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