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Evaluating the Lasting Impact of Direct Exposure to Terrorism

07/24/2015
OU Research uncovers some positive growth among survivors Read More

Fruitful discovery: A tiny fly yields answers about the heart

07/24/2015
For more than a century, researchers have relied on Drosophila, the common fruit fly, to help them answer questions about human health. Read More

Consumers Advised to Safely Prepare Raw, Frozen and Stuffed Chicken Products due to Salmonella Outbreak

07/16/2015
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has joined public health officials in two other states and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to investigate a foodborne outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis associated with pre-packaged stuffed chicken products. Read More

OSDH Assists With Chronic Disease Management Through Living Longer, Living Stronger Partnership

07/13/2015
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is partnering with other agencies to provide a program aimed to assist those with a chronic disease. Read More

State Board of Health Meets Tuesday

07/13/2015
Agenda for the 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Regular Meeting of the Oklahoma State Board of Health
Posted at www.health.ok.gov
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 N.E. 10th Street – Room 1102
Oklahoma City, OK 73117-1299
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Children’s Hospital Team Successfully Separates Conjoined Twins

07/10/2015
Children’s Hospital Team Successfully Separates Conjoined Twins
A team of nearly 20 physicians, nurses, technologists and staff at The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center successfully performed surgery Wednesday separating two-day old conjoined twin sisters. Read More

Spontaneous Hives from Sunlight Exposure

07/09/2015
Spontaneous Hives from Sunlight Exposure
Have you developed hives when you have been out in sunlight? You might have a disease called solar urticaria. Read More

Trout Fishing in America to Headline 2015 Wiggle Out Loud Music Festival Lineup

07/09/2015
It’s summer, and it’s time to rock! This year, the Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center is proud to be the presenting sponsor of Wiggle Out Loud, Oklahoma City’s only free, family-centered outdoor music festival. Read More

OMRF scientist looks at new therapies for pancreatic, liver cancers

07/09/2015
Pancreatic and liver cancers often come with a poor prognosis due in part to limitations in the effectiveness of chemotherapy in targeting the affected organ. Read More

Lend an Ear: New Non-Invasive Approach Targets Errant Heart Rhythm

07/09/2015
OU research shows electrical stimulation delivered via the ear suppresses atrial fibrillation Read More

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