Rise of Dental Implants

The American Dental Association names implants as one of the biggest advances in dentistry in the past 40 years. Three million Americans are reported to...

Attack of the Allergens

While spring usually draws us outdoors, Oklahomaai??i??s tree and grass pollens can keep allergy sufferers inside. Dr. Gregory Metz, with Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic...

Don’t Wait with Bowel Issues

Survival rates of colon and rectal cancer have risen, due to improvements in prevention, early detection and treatment, according to the American Cancer Society. This...

Young at Heart

Cardiovascular diseases claim more lives each year than all forms of cancer and chronic lower respiratory disease combined, according to the American Heart Association. In...

Adjusting to the Cold

Winter can affect the mind and body in a variety of ways ai??i?? some good, some not so good. Following are a few seasonal...

The Perils of Winter

Oklahomans experience generally mild winters, but we’re no stranger to sudden snowfalls, paralyzing ice storms and frigid temperatures. Before braving the outdoors, take note...

A Time to Quit

Any time is right to quit smoking or using tobacco, and the American Cancer Society is here to help. ai???Giving up cigarettes and other forms...

Beware Labels and Claims

When it comes to the foods that we eat every day, we face a bounty of choices. Some foods we can enjoy in large...

Head Impact

Whether it’s through an organized sport or recreational activity, more young people are suffering from concussions. The American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM)...

Safe Eating in the Heat

Food safety concerns us all, and summer means backyard barbecues and family picnics. Grilling and eating in the great outdoors are fun, but also...