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OKG Newsletter


Topic: wellness

NE OKC gaining wellness center

Location in area hit hard by heart disease


News

Alex Ewald
Partnership efforts are under way for a 54-acre wellness center in northeast Oklahoma City, as part of a new healthy lifestyle initiative sponsored by the Oklahoma City-County Health Department Board of Health.
 
Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Wizard of health

TV’s Dr. Oz lends a hand to bolstering health and nutrition at an OKC high school.


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Jason Doyle Oden
A health and nutrition initiative created by Dr. Mehmet Oz, the cardiac surgeon who became famous through Oprah Winfrey and now hosts his own TV show, is being implemented this year at Oklahoma City’s ASTEC (Advanced Science and Technology Education Charter) Charter High School.
 
Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Class act

Millwood students get schooled on healthy living.


News

Liz Blood
In an effort to improve the health of its students, the Millwood Public School District has adopted an innovative policy encouraging better nutrition and increased physical activity.
 
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Senior center hiccups

Though early in the process, few seem to agree on what is needed for proposed senior wellness centers included in the MAPS 3 funding plan.


News

Tim Farley
Oklahoma City’s attempt to select operating partners for its MAPS 3 senior wellness centers has become a confusing and disorganized process, said Randy Tate, chief executive officer for NorthCare.
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Weight converters

Thanks to a free wellness program, losing pounds can make a world of difference in OKC residents’ lives.


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Angela Chambers
A major car accident left an Oklahoma City woman with significant pain and a long recovery. This led to substantial weight gain, which resulted in high blood pressure and other health complications.
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
 
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