Posts Tagged ‘obesity’

“Get Kidz Fit Fest” set for April 13 at Fair Park

The Community Council of Greater Dallas will host the 12th Annual “Get Kidz Fit Fest” on Saturday, April 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Centennial Building at Fair Park. This year’s event is being held in partnership with the Oncor Mayor’s Race. Get Kidz Fit brings hundreds of organizations, companies and sponsors […]

Local healthcare partners release “Community Needs Assessment”

A comprehensive “Community Needs Assessment Report” was released to the public last week detailing significant shortages in mental health therapy, rural physicians, diabetes awareness and maternal health. The report was produced by the Regional Healthcare Partnership (RHP 9), one of 20 regional teams the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has defined for the […]

Unplug, Shutdown and Reboot

My day starts at 4:45 a.m. every weekday morning when I hear my son’s alarm go off in his room, only to be followed at 5:00 a.m. with my alarm and at least three more alarms going off in my house by 6:30 a.m. At some point, I send text messages, listen to voicemails and […]

Spring E-Newsletter is now available

The spring edition of the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council Foundation’s E-Newsletter was released to business associates this week. The issue highlights recipients during the DFWHC Foundation’s Employee of the Year Luncheon, April 18 at the Irving Convention Center. The upcoming Nurse Preceptor Academy and a recent study on obesity are also detailed. For more information, […]