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Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017

03/16/2017
Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017
Oklahoma Blood Institute is celebrating 40 years of saving local lives through blood donation, and needs hero donors to roll up their sleeves and give their unique, life-saving gift this spring. Join Meadowood Baptist Church at a blood drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute. Healthy adults*, age 16 and older, can give blood from 8 a.m. to Noon, Sunday, Mar. 26 on the Bloodmobile @ 2816 Woodcrest, Midwest City.
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Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017

03/16/2017
Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017
Oklahoma Blood Institute is celebrating 40 years of saving local lives through blood donation, and needs hero donors to roll up their sleeves and give their unique, life-saving gift this spring.

Join Luther High School & Community at a blood drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute. Healthy adults*, age 16 and older, can give blood from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, Mar. 27 in Luther Community Bldg. @ 18120 Hogback Road.
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OMRF scientist receives $1.7 million grant to study triggers of cancer, birth defects

03/16/2017
The Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation has received a five-year, $1.7 million grant to look at how DNA replicates itself. The results could lead to new information about how cancer and birth defects develop. Read More

Time to Prepare for Storm Season

03/16/2017
In the blink of an eye, disasters can alter a family’s normal routine. Neighborhood streets can be closed because of large debris or downed power lines. Suddenly, an area that is a familiar part of a normal daily routine is now unrecognizable. In times like this, it is crucial for a family to have a plan to reunite and meet at a safe location. Read More

Think you're Irish? Your genes may say otherwise

03/16/2017
Think you're Irish? Your genes may say otherwise
When Saint Patrick’s Day rolls around, we all claim to be a little Irish. But this year, should we claim to be a little bit Russian, too?

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OU Medicine, SSM Health End Plans to Formally Unite

03/08/2017
Organizations pledge continued collaboration to enhance quality of care for all Oklahomans Read More

Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017

02/24/2017
Heroes Needed To Save Lives This Spring March 1 – May 16, 2017
Oklahoma Blood Institute is celebrating 40 years of saving local lives through blood donation, and needs hero donors to roll up their sleeves with Fenton Nissan East and give their unique, life-saving gift this spring. Read More

OU Children’s Physicians Hosts Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

02/23/2017
OU Children’s Physicians will host a Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration, including a Green Eggs & Ham Breakfast, Friday, March 3, to benefit the Reach Out and Read program. Read More

“VERY HIGH ALERT” for Cedar Tree pollen (second day this week)

02/23/2017
VERY HIGH RANGE: The alert is due to tree pollen – Cedar. This is an extreme exposure situation. Severe symptoms may be expected in pollen-sensitive individuals. The more seriously allergic people should be advised to stay indoors as much as possible. This is especially true if a person has pollen sensitivity or allergic bronchial asthma. Read More

Nominations Sought for Excellence in Child Abuse Prevention

02/23/2017
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is accepting nominations to recognize persons and organizations for their demonstrated outstanding commitment and dedication to child abuse prevention in Oklahoma. Nominations are due by close of business on Friday, March 17th. Read More

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