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A statewide program helps improve the lives of first-time mothers and their children

A statewide program helps improve the lives of first-time mothers and their children

Oklahoma’s Children First partners with first-time, low-income moms and families to build safe, stable, healthy homes for children.


Surgeon general’s report sheds light on dangers of e-cigarettes

Consumption among teens and young adults is prevalent and dangerous.

Andrew Tevington at Oklahoma Gazette offices, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Oklahoma City-County Health Department and Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma team up

Lawyers assist patients with various issues, leading to better and often cheaper health care outcomes.


Childhood obesity hits Oklahoma hard

Local programs fight to educated citizens and provide them with access to fresh food and exercise.


Oklahoma City-County Health Department holds town hall meetings to get community insight

OCCHD will use information gathered at the meetings to develop initiatives and make changes to programming to improve community health.


Food Briefs: Oklahoma Wine Walk, Great Pretenders Mocktail Mix-Off, Yokozuna, Awards for Excellence and more

Oklahoma Wine Walk is Saturday, AAA Oklahoma Great Pretenders Mocktail Mix-Off awards prizes for mocktails, Yokozuna opens in Chisholm Creek, Asia Society of Oklahoma, Inc. hosts Awards for Excellence on Nov. 12 and Urban Teahouse closes its original location.

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Cover Story: Local Zika prevention plan in place as community given safety and prevention tips

“Protect yourself. That’s the message,” Maytubby said. “Wear insect repellent and take precautions to lower your risk of being bitten.”

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The After School Spot gets local youths involved in the community

Students give back to their community and help their peers through The After School Spot.

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