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OKG Newsletter


Topic: cancer

Shave it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

The goal: Ten moms of children with cancer want to raise $50,000 to go toward finding a cure. The idea: Shave their heads. Banding together as 10 Strong, the mothers’ group will lose their locks at a St. Baldrick’s Foundation event at 1 p.m. Sunday at VZD’s Restaurant & Club, 4200 N. Western. Call 524-4203 or visit vzds.com.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Paseo visionary

Arts patron and urban developer John Belt leaves behind a lasting legacy with OKC’s historic arts district.


News

Tim Farley
During a Christmas party last year at Paseo Originals Art Gallery, John Belt walked up a flight of steps, looked to the crowd and immediately burst into a booming rendition of “O Holy Night.”
 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Love Is All You Need

When brokenhearted, middle-aged people assemble for a wedding in Italy, that’s amore.


Drama

Rod Lott
On paper — or computer screen — Love Is All You Need sounds like an overdose of saccharine. Even swallowing just a few plot keywords could trigger symptoms: “widower,” “wedding” and “breast cancer.”
 
Thursday, June 6, 2013

Roll it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

If anyone can beat ovarian cancer, our money’s on the Oklahoma Victory Dolls. The team hosts a double header of roller derby to benefit the nonprofit organization Heels for Hope at 6 p.m. Saturday in the Centennial Building of State Fair Park, 3001 General Pershing. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $10-$15; kids 12 and under get in free. Visit oklahomavictorydolls.com.

Saturday

 
Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Federal grant helps fund disease research


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.
 
Thursday, September 26, 2013

Health kick

More than $20 million in federal grant money will help fund research and education programs across Oklahoma “immediately,” leaders say.


News

Tim Farley
A $20.3 million federal grant announced last week will help state medical professionals combine clinical data with ongoing scientific research in hopes of discovering new treatments for a multitude of diseases.
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Coburn battles a cancer that isn’t liberal


CFN

Gazette staff
U.S. Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) has battled a Democratic-controlled Senate for the last three years, but he’s prepping for an even bigger fight now.
 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The cancer cure

Well, maybe not for all forms of cancer, but Larry Kennedy’s legacy might be the cure for a deadly, rare disease that took the life of his brother.


News

Devon Green
There may be a treatment and cure for a particularly aggressive form of brain cancer called glioblastoma, which has little to no rate of survival.
 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Vitamin see

Know the difference between vitamins and supplements that work and others that are just snake oil.


Features

Angela Chambers
New information is coming out every year about which supplements and dietary choices might improve our health.
 
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
 
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