Research Brings New View of Difficult Urinary Disorder

Technology may hold the key to unlocking mysteries surrounding a painful urologic condition that affects hundreds of thousands of women in the United States.

A study  by researchers at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation found the use of contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging can lead to better diagnosis and ultimately more effective treatment for patients with interstitial cystitis. To read the entire article, click here.

Roman holiday: Give your Thanksgiving an Italian accent

This Thanksgiving, do as the Romans do.

No, you don’t need to plan your holiday feast around pasta, pizza or breads. But you might do well to take a page from the Italians when it comes to the structure of your holiday meals, according to Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation President Stephen Prescott, M.D. To read the entire article, click here.

Watch the documentary Oklahoma Health Center: 50 Years! 

Here's the link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7A9xnJieq_s

 

November

Oklahoma Preschoolers: Starving for Nutrition

Is it possible for your child to be fed plenty of food and still be under-nourished at his or her child care center? Researchers at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center say the answer is “yes.” To read the entire article, click here.

OSDH Encourages Preparedness for Winter Weather

As cooler temperatures make their way into the state, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) encourages the public to begin preparation for the upcoming winter weather season. Proper planning can reduce the risk of injury and illness while also ensuring a family is prepared for a major winter weather event. To read the entire article, click here.

From the staff of the Oklahoma Health Center Foundation!

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