Fall in Love with Autumn’s Harvest

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

By Cody Werneburg, NDTR, Dietitian The weather is cooling down. Fall is around the corner. Halloween, hay rides, costume parties, and trick-or-treating. However, there is more to fall than all of that. Let’s not forget that the autumn harve...

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Learn More about Inspire Health

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Inspire Health Community Forums: Norman Regional Health System is unveiling a transformational plan for healthcare in the communities we serve. The plan is called Inspire Health, and it is a vital step in ensuring our organization and our commun...

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Can Blue Light Wreck Your Diet?

Friday, August 23, 2019

By Jenny Cartwright MS, RD/LD Q: I’ve heard about ‘Blue Light’ being harmful, but how can it affect my diet? A: Blue light is a high wavelength of visible light that penetrates deep into the eye. Too much exposure to blue light...

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What You Need to Know About Sports Physicals

Friday, August 23, 2019

Although the temperature outside may not feel like it is almost fall, school is back in session and the fall sports season has officially started. To ensure that the student athletes in your life are as safe as possible, doctors at Norman Regiona...

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The Mission to Make Sure Babies Face Back as Long as Possible

Monday, August 19, 2019

Norman Regional Health System pediatric hospitalist Dr. Kate Cook is urging parents to keep their children in rear-facing car seats as long as possible. To make sure they get the message, Dr. Cook is explaining the updated car seat recommendations...

Droscher honored as Norman Regional’s 2019 Healer of the Year

Monday, August 5, 2019

Congratulations to Todd Droscher for being named Norman Regional’s 2019 Healer of the Year! He was one of 12 Norman Regional healers in the running for Healer of the Year after being chosen as June’s Healer of the Month.

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Local pediatrician encourages back-to-school health with well-child visits

Friday, August 2, 2019

Reba Beard, MD, a board-certified pediatrician at Moore Pediatrics, said scheduling your child’s annual exam around back-to-school time helps to address any health issues that may interfere with school success and review and update any new issues or new recommendations before the busyness of the school year begins.

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New OBGYN comes to Norman to ‘Care for Women’

Friday, August 2, 2019

Care for Women – Norman is welcoming obstetrician/gynecologist Alyssa “Mady” Ohs, MD, to its team. Dr. Ohs will care for patients at Care for Women – Norman, 3400 W. Tecumseh Rd., Suite 205. She will be delivering babies and performing surgeries at Norman Regional HealthPlex. 

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Cancer & Your Diet: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Thursday, July 18, 2019

More and more research has shown that while certain foods can help lower the risk of cancer, others may increase it. Here’s a look at the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to what’s in your kitchen.

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Boots & Badges Blood Drive!

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Moore’s first responders are looking for citizens to support their efforts through blood donation with Oklahoma Blood Institute and Norman Regional Health System from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on July 13 at Norman Regional Moore.