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Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Awareness Day Announced

09/02/2014
The Center on Child Abuse and Neglect at OU Children’s Physicians is joining the cause to increase awareness of the risks of drinking alcohol while pregnant. In recognition of International Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Day, Governor Mary Fallin has proclaimed September 9, 2014, as Oklahoma Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Day. Read More

For OMRF researcher, ice bucket challenge is a real splash

09/02/2014
While people everywhere are pouring icy water on their heads to raise awareness of ALS, an Oklahoma scientist is working hard to find new treatments for the deadly neurological disease Read More

Super vitamin: The body’s “D”-fender

08/25/2014
Imagine a treatment that could strengthen bones, bolster the immune system, and lower the risk of diseases ranging from heart disease to cancer to Alzheimer’s. Read More

Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics Students Rank First in Oklahoma and First in the Nation in Division II

08/21/2014
Students from the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics have been recognized for their state and national achievements in the TEAM+S 2014 Competition. Read More

Bedlam Blood Drive Comes to Oklahoma City – September 2 - 3

08/21/2014
Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) is bringing Bedlam to Oklahoma City with a game plan to save lives. Anyone, 16 years or older*, is urged to donate Tuesday and Wednesday, September 2 and 3, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oklahoma City Community College, General Dining Area. Read More

OSSM Student Named to U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad

08/21/2014
Soorajnath Boominathan of Edmond, a senior at the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, has been selected as one of only six team members to participate in the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad. Read More

Bedlam Blood Drive Comes to Quail Springs Mall – August 30

08/20/2014
Bedlam Blood Drive Comes to Quail Springs Mall – August 30
Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) is bringing Bedlam to Quail Springs Mall with a game plan to save lives. Anyone, 16 years or older*, is urged to donate Saturday, August 30, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the lower level, southeast end of the mall. Read More

Oklahoma Beef Council Promotes Pre-Labor Day Blood Donation – Aug. 29

08/20/2014
Oklahoma Beef Council Promotes Pre-Labor Day Blood Donation – Aug. 29
Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) encourages blood donors to “beef up” the blood supply prior to the Labor Day holiday. Anyone who gives blood at any OBI donor center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, will receive an all-beef hotdog, courtesy of the Oklahoma Beef Council. Read More

Oklahoma Mothers’ Milk Bank To Celebrate First Anniversary

08/20/2014
The Oklahoma Mothers’ Milk Bank will celebrate its first anniversary of providing pasteurized donor milk to Oklahomans with a reception Tuesday, Aug. 26, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The event will include a tour of the milk bank and a brief presentation about the organization’s first-year accomplishments. The public is invited to attend the event, which will be held at the milk bank at 901 N. Lincoln Blvd., Suite 330, in Oklahoma City. Read More

Children's Eye Health and Safety Month

08/20/2014
August Is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month! Read More

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