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Each year, we recognize World Tuberculosis Day on March 24. Learn more: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Norovirus is the most common cause of diarrhea and vomiting. Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatments.

Understanding Norovirus

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For years now, ketogenic diets, such as the Atkins diet, have been a popular way to lose weight quickly. But there are side effects and dangers.

Ketogenic Diets

Congratulations to the University of Oklahoma medical students who on Friday were matched with residency programs around the United States. Wherever you are, we hope you continue to wear the OU name proudly.
If you’ve mixed your medications, call Poison Help. Saving this number could save your life: 1-800-222-1222.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Here, Dr. William Tierney explains why colonoscopies are essential: They’re the only screenings that can prevent cancer from developing.
If you want to quit smoking, be informed. Find out how much you know about nicotine replacement by taking our quiz below.

Nicotine-Replacement Therapy Quiz

Abdominal pain is very common, and its causes often vary by age.

Upper Abdominal Pain

The need to sleep is something we all have in common. But are you an expert?

Sleep Quiz

This is a cancer cell. It is often shaped differently than healthy cells, and can spread to many parts of the body. Read more about cancer at: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The abdomen stretches during pregnancy, which can result in stretch marks, muscle separation and weight gain. Options like liposuction and abdominoplasty are available for those interested in restoring contour and body shape after childbirth.
Losing weight requires planning and patience. Use this guide to help you get started.

Weight Management: Getting Started

Before loading up and heading to your favorite lake for spring break, take a moment to review these safety tips.

Be Smart About Water Safety

The most exciting corporate team-building event in Oklahoma City is right around the corner. Don’t miss your chance to compete for the coveted OU Medicine Corporate Challenge Cup! Registration ends Friday: [ Oumedicinecc.com Link ]
If you plan to spend time outdoors this spring break, be sure to choose a waterproof, SPF 30 or better sunscreen that offers broad-spectrum protection.

Protect Your Skin This Spring Break

There are a lot of myths surrounding strength training. Let's disprove them. Read more: [ Oumedicine.com Link ]
Today is World Kidney Day. How much do you know about these bean-shaped blood-cleaners? Explore our model below to find out.

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Kidney Detailed by OU Medicine - 3D model

The world of science fiction is steadily becoming reality - a study on brainwave analysis has led researchers to create a robot that recognizes, and responds to, a user's thoughts.

Brain-controlled Robots

Weight gain associated with pregnancy affects every woman differently. Dr. Maqusi is here to explain the various options for those interested in restoring their figure.