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BLOOD DONORS NEEDED - Aug 28

08/19/2016
BLOOD DONORS NEEDED - Aug 28
There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). A blood drive in Oklahoma City, Cabela’s, Sunday, Aug 28, provides the opportunity for anyone who is healthy and at least 16 years old* to make a life-saving difference. The blood drive will occur on Bloodmobile, Noon to 4 p.m.

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BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 31 - Sept 2

08/19/2016
BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 31 - Sept 2
There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). These upcoming blood drives with Oklahoma City Community College provide the opportunity for anyone who is healthy and at least 16 years old* to make a life-saving difference for a fellow Oklahoman Read More

BLOOD DONORS URGED TO SHOW BEDLAM SPIRIT Sept 3

08/19/2016
BLOOD DONORS URGED TO SHOW BEDLAM SPIRIT Sept 3
It’s football time in Oklahoma, and Solid MMA is teaming up with Oklahoma Blood Institute to meet the needs of patients in over 160 local hospitals. Each person who gives Saturday, Sept 3, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Bloodmobile at 3132 N. May Ave. can select an OU crimson or OSU orange shirt. One lucky donor this fall will also win a pair of tickets to the Bedlam football game December 3rd, in Norman. Read More

Health Officials Urge Caution When Swimming in Natural Bodies of Water

07/27/2016
As the intense heat of late summer drives Oklahomans to find relief in lakes, rivers and streams, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) wants to remind everyone of the risk of water-related illness as natural bodies of water are not disinfected. Recreational bodies of water can be contaminated with germs from sewage spills, animal waste, water runoff following rainfall and germs from swimmers. Read More

Crystal Bowersox Performs at Diabetes Camp

07/27/2016
Crystal Bowersox Performs at Diabetes Camp
Acclaimed singer-songwriter inspires kids with type 1 diabetes to pursue their dreams

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Build a Brighter Future by Supporting Breastfeeding

07/27/2016
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is promoting World Breastfeeding Week August 1–7 with the theme Breastfeeding: Building a Brighter Future. This year’s theme focuses on how breastfeeding today can impact the future health of families and the environment for generations to come. The benefits of breastfeeding extend through infancy and childhood and even into adulthood. Read More

BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 2 - 4

07/27/2016
BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 2 - 4
There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). These upcoming blood drives with Oklahoma County area provide the opportunity for anyone who is healthy and at least 16 years old* to make a life-saving difference for a fellow Oklahoman Read More

OSDH Offers Workshops to Become a Tai Chi Instructor

07/27/2016
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) will be hosting Tai Chi instructor training workshops across Oklahoma. Read More

BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 9 & 10

07/27/2016
BLOOD DONORS NEEDED – Aug 9 & 10
There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). These upcoming blood drives in the Oklahoma City area provide the opportunity for anyone who is healthy and at least 16 years old* to make a life-saving difference for a fellow Oklahoman Read More

BLOOD DONORS NEEDED - Aug 7

07/27/2016
BLOOD DONORS NEEDED - Aug 7
There’s no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). A blood drive in Del City, Sunday, Aug 7, provides the opportunity for anyone who is healthy and at least 16 years old* to make a life-saving difference. The blood drive will occur at Sunnylane Southern Baptist Church on the Bloodmobile, 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Read More

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