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.
TV’s Dr. Oz lends a hand to bolstering health and nutrition at an OKC high school.
News 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.
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.
Thanks to a free wellness program, losing pounds can make a world of difference in OKC residents’ lives.
News 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.