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Targeting Breast Cancer Tumors with Light

10/08/2014
OU research uses new light-drug combination to target tumors while reducing side effects Read More

Three new grants bring $5.1 million to OMRF and Oklahoma

10/07/2014
The National Institutes of Health has awarded the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation three new grants totaling nearly $5.2 million. The awards will fund research initiatives in cancer, influenza and lupus. Read More

Viruses on the rise: How to protect yourself

10/02/2014
Fears have heightened with the news of a confirmed case of Ebola virus in Dallas. And concerns about a new strain of the enterovirus spreading among children in 45 states has parents on guard. Read More

Prevent Child Abuse Specialty License Plates Available Now

09/30/2014
Proceeds Benefit Child Abuse Prevention Programs Read More

September is National Preparedness Month

09/30/2014
Tips to Help Care for Animals Read More

Governor Fallin, Kevin Durant Kick Off Governor’s Get Fit Challenge to Fight Childhood Obesity

09/29/2014
Governor Fallin, Kevin Durant Kick Off Governor’s Get Fit Challenge to Fight Childhood Obesity
NBA MVP Joins Governor’s Challenge Encouraging Kids to be More Active Read More

September is National Preparedness Month

09/25/2014
Tips to Help Business Owners Prepare for Disasters Read More

Presbyterian Health Foundation Grants $2 million to 35 Medical Research Projects

09/25/2014
OKLAHOMA CITY – Presbyterian Health Foundation (PHF) announced today that 35 scientific research grants totaling $2 million were approved by the PHF Board of Directors for funding. A total of $ 1.35 million will be awarded to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and $650,000 will be awarded to the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation. These grants will support scientific research and medical education, basic components of PHF’s mission. Read More

Dr. Claflin Plans Retirement

09/22/2014
Dr. Claflin Plans Retirement
He is hanging up that white jacket in December after spending most of his life as an allergist with the Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic. James “Jim” Claflin, M.D., has decided that it is time to enjoy the simpler things in life with his wife, Marcee, in Edmond. Read More

Ragweed Allergy Kicks off the Fall Season

09/22/2014
If you have been sniffling, dealing with sneezing and congestion this fall, you might have an allergy to ragweed. With the wet summer, ragweed is proliferating, and sending large amounts of pollen into the air. Symptoms can include a runny or stuffy nose and an itchy throat. Read More

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