News for Human Interest

Monday, February 18, 2019
NORMAN—Norman Regional Health System’s Healthy Heart Event has been rescheduled for March 26 due to expected weather conditions for Feb. 19. The Healthy Heart Event includes a free blood test, blood pressure screening, and risk assessments, information booths on heart health and wellness, and a cooking demonstration with Dr. Kyle Toal, a cardiothoracic surgeon at Norman Regional. The event will ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
NORMAN—Ronnie Keith, DO, a bariatric surgeon at Norman Regional Health System, is now offering Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) as a non-surgical weight loss option for his patients.   The ESG, also known as the accordion procedure, is an endoscopic procedure in which the inside of the patient’s stomach is sewn on the left side, creating a sleeve similar to Gastric Sleeve weight loss surgery ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 31, 2019
On Wednesday, January 24th the City of Moore, Belmont Development, and Rise Residential Construction celebrated the start of construction of The Curve. The City received Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in response to the May 20, 2013 tornado. A portion of this grant will be used to fund The Curve, a ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release