News Tim Farley
A $20 million federal grant will help state medical professionals combine clinical data with ongoing scientific research in hopes of discovering new treatments for a multitude of diseases.
CFN Gazette staff
Again, our state ranks near last in a report. Surprised? No. Angry? Only
at ourselves. The Center for American Progress rated states based on 36
different factors that included economics, leadership and health in its
report The State of Women in America. Oklahoma was No. 48th and received a grade of “F,” above Louisiana and Utah.
October is domestic violence awareness month, and several organizations are helping educate against and prevent it.
News Dawn Watson
After seven years of mental and physical abuse, Ann wasn’t the same
person anymore. “It tore me down. It made me think that I wasn’t worthy.
I could do nothing right in his eyes,” she said.
The ReMerge Oklahoma program works with women to keep them out of prison, often breaking cycles of abuse and addiction.
News M.A. Smith
ReMerge Oklahoma, an alternative sentencing program for pregnant
offenders and moms, is working to help reunite mothers with their
children while decreasing the female offender rates in Oklahoma.
Letters to the Editor Doug Rixmann
son came home with a project from school about whether we should have a
“cradle-to-grave” system or not. He was the only one choosing to argue
against it — the only one.