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Readfield Meats, Inc. Recalls Beef Trimming Products

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Due To Possible Adulteration WASHINGTON, May 27, 2017 – Readfield Meats, Inc., doing business as Ruffino Meats & Food Service, a Bryan, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 45,985 pounds of beef trimming products due to possible adulteration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The product labels include “For Cooking Only,” indicating that they …

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Medical City Frisco Opens Expanded Emergency Department

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Community Invited to Rescheduled Family-Friendly Event on June 3rd   FRISCO – Medical City Frisco is celebrating its recent emergency department expansion by hosting a community family event on Saturday, June 3 from 5-7 p.m., at the north side of Medical City Frisco, 5500 Frisco Square Boulevard, in the Emergency Room parking lot. This event is free and open to …

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Mustang Creek Estates of Frisco to Host Special Community Event on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

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FRISCO, Texas May 19, 2017 – The number of people living with Alzheimer’s disease is on the rise, and researchers expect that number to keep going up. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, and according to The Alzheimer’s Association, someone in the United States develops the disease every 66 seconds. It is not a guaranteed part of …

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HALL Group and Zagster Launch Frisco’s First Bike Share Program at HALL Park

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New program underscores HALL Park’s continued commitment to health & wellness FRISCO, Texas (May 18, 2017) — HALL Group and Zagster, Inc. today announced the launch of a new bike share program that will provide all HALL Park tenants and visitors with a convenient, affordable and healthy way to get around the Park and its surrounding destinations in Frisco. HALL Park’s …

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#Who I Run For: In the Mix

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Juice industry leader blends love of running with Texas Big Star Frisco, Texas – Matt Kafka began his passion for running with a mission to shed unwanted pounds. As senior director of operations for juice beverage company Jamba Juice, maintaining a healthy lifestyle remains a top priority.  We learned of the ingredients for his decision to #RunBigStar and are honored to …

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Health Leads in a BIG Way

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Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco is top sponsor of half marathon & 5K in Frisco   Frisco, Texas – The North Texas Community Giving Foundation (NTCGF) and the Tug McGraw Foundation, are pleased to announce that healthcare industry leader, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Frisco, is the title sponsor of the 2nd annual TexasBig Star Half Marathon & …

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Know the Signs and Symptoms of Stroke: FAST

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Byline by Dr. Maushmi Sheth at Centennial Medical Center   May is National Stroke Awareness Month and it’s a good time to remind the community that during a stroke, every second counts. By knowing the signs and symptoms, you are prepared to take quick action and maybe save a life – perhaps even your own.   Stroke Symptoms   Sudden numbness or weakness …

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Dallas-Based Lifeologie Institute Co-FounderKicks Off National Expansion to Better Mental Health

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Nearly one in five Americans experience mental health and relationship issues every year, yet available treatment options have been slow to adapt or encourage collaborative and client-centered care. Recognizing this void over the past decade, The Lifeologie Institute has been breathing new life into the psychotherapy field and is charging onto the national stage with franchise expansion. Transforming the perception that therapists are solitary …

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Centennial Medical Center Performs DMEK Corneal Transplant

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Centennial Medical Center (CMC) recently performed its first sight-saving DMEK corneal transplant. Dr. Shashi Alloju, M.D., board certified ophthalmologist and cornea specialist at CMC, is one of the few doctors in the Dallas area performing a new type of transplant, which has helped restore vision in patients with Fuch’s corneal endothelial dystrophy. “We are excited to be able to bring these …

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Daylight savings time is good time to check sleep habits

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Frisco physician discusses how new sleep guidelines relate to Sunday’s time change FRISCO, TEXAS, MARCH 10, 2015 — How much is enough when it comes to sleep? It’s a question that may be on the minds of many as we sprang forward Sunday into daylight saving time. The one-hour adjustment is easy enough to make to our tangible clocks but …