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‘Challenge’ To Save Lives Planned - Apr. 26

04/15/2016
A Blood Donor Challenge at University of Central Oklahoma, 3rd Floor-Ballroom C allows area residents to give life with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). Healthy adults* can typically donate blood and will receive Blood Donor Challenge T-shirts. Read More

Children’s Heart Surgeon Is Hero To Family Of Siblings With Congenital Heart Defects:

04/15/2016
Innovative Treatment and Expertise Brought Them from Iowa Read More

2016 Child Abuse Prevention Award Winners Announced

04/12/2016
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), Office of Family Support and Prevention Service (FSPS) officially recognized five outstanding child abuse prevention leaders at the State Capitol on Tuesday, April 12. OSDH along with members from the Child Abuse Prevention (CAP) Action Committee selected and honored these individuals and organizations for their efforts that demonstrated significant and outstanding commitment and dedication to child abuse prevention activities. Read More

‘Challenge’ To Save Lives Planned - April 24

04/12/2016
Upcoming Blood Donor Challenges allow area residents to give life with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). Read More

‘Challenge’ To Save Lives Planned - Apr. 18

04/11/2016
A Blood Donor Challenge at BancFirst, Harrah, on the Bloodmobile allows area residents to give life with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). Healthy adults* can typically donate blood and will receive Blood Donor Challenge T-shirts. Read More

‘Challenge’ To Save Lives Planned - Apr. 17

04/11/2016
A Blood Donor Challenge with New Community Church on the Bloodmobile allows area residents to give life with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). Healthy adults* can typically donate blood and will receive Blood Donor Challenge T-shirts.
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Oklahoma Health Equity Campaign Meeting to Discuss Fair Housing Month and National Public Health Week

04/11/2016
The Oklahoma State Health Department (OSDH) will host the next Oklahoma Health Equity Campaign (OHEC) meeting on Thursday, April 14, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The meeting provides OHEC an opportunity to interact with state and local partners to highlight community health initiatives in which they are involved. Read More

State Board of Health Meets Tuesday

04/11/2016
The Oklahoma State Board of Health will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the Moore Norman Technology Center South Penn Campus, 13301 S. Pennsylvania Avenue in Oklahoma. Read More

OSDH Encourages Storm Preparedness for Injury Prevention

03/25/2016
As severe weather season approaches, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) reminds Oklahomans to have an emergency plan in place prior to a tornado. Knowing where to take shelter and having a disaster kit with basic supplies are crucial in surviving a damaging storm and avoiding injuries. Read More

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