Men’s Health: Treating or preventing diabetes

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

June is Men’s Health Month, and men historically are not as comfortable when it comes to discussing issues about their health, especially conditions like diabetes. 

Lung Cancer: What Men Should Know

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world and the leading cause of cancer death in the United States.  According to the American Cancer Society, 1 in 14 Americans is diagnosed with lung cancer in their lifetime.  The survival rate for men with lung cancer is lower than it is for women. 

Tips to Stay Safe This Summer

Monday, May 14, 2018

Temperatures are beginning to climb and summer is around the corner. As you make your summertime plans to head to the pool, lake or river, keep these water safety tips in mind to keep you and your loved ones safe.

Six Tips for Staying Safe After a Storm

Thursday, April 26, 2018

It’s storm season in Oklahoma, which means you are probably making necessary preparations to keep you and your family safe. Although it is extremely important to be prepared for severe weather, it’s just as important to be prepared for what to do after the storm passes too. Here are six tips to keep you and your family safe after the storm has passed.

Helping You Clear Your Head

Friday, April 6, 2018

Are you feeling under the weather but aren’t sure if you have a cold, allergies or a sinus infection? As the trees and flowers bloom this spring, it is often difficult to determine what’s causing your symptoms. Sinusitis, also called a sinus infection, affects nearly 30 million people in the United States every year, yet many people don’t know they have the condition.

Nip Seasonal Allergies in the Bud

Monday, March 26, 2018

Spring is in the air and so is an assortment of allergens that may leave you reaching for the tissue box and eye drops. Here are some steps you can take to keep your seasonal allergies at bay this spring and throughout the year. 

Happy National Nutrition Month!

Monday, March 12, 2018

March is National Nutrition Month, a time to focus on healthy eating and nutrition. This month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages each of us to “Go Further with Food.”  Kerry Farrell, a dietetic intern at the University of Oklahoma, gives some tips on how to get the most from your food and to avoid waste. 

woman with blood pressure machine

7 Ways Heart Attacks Are Different for Women

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Heart disease is the number one cause of death in Oklahomans, for both men and women. But a heart attack can feel very different for a woman – and knowing the signs could save your life. Symptoms common for both women and men: Chest pain...

Keep Your Sweetheart Happy & Healthy This V-Day

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Excited for Valentine's Day, but trying to also be healthy? Here are some tips from Cody Werneburg, NDTR, on how to make your valentine both happy and healthy!

What Kind of Doctor Do I Need?

General Practitioner, Family Doctor, Internist: What Kind of Doctor Do I Need?

Friday, January 12, 2018

So it’s time to find a doctor – someone you feel comfortable visiting every year to stay healthy. But maybe you’ve started your online search and realized it’s not as simple as Googling “find a doctor.”