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Southern Dallas has the worst health in the county. Parkland’s investment might change that

The mixed-use development springing up on the site of the former Red Bird Mall is still a giant construction site, but more doors are swinging open for southwest Dallas residents. Joining Starbucks, Foot Locker and Frost Bank at the reborn mall is Parkland’s latest primary care clinic, which is scheduled to open on Sept. 21. In addition to primary care for families, the 40,000 square-foot health center — Parkland’s second largest community clinic behind the one at Hatcher Station in South Dallas — will offer specialty care […]

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Mercy Health and Activate Allen County get out to encourage healthy lifestyles | News

Mercy Health and Activate Allen County were out promoting healthier lifestyles at the Downtown Lima Farmers Market. Mercy Health, one of the sponsors of the farmers market had a table set up Tuesday afternoon with free snacks to promote healthy living along with an activity picking out which of the two is candy and which is a pill. Activate Allen County was on hand as well to discuss the benefits of quitting smoking. They provide services such as nicotine replacement, and counseling but are happy they can […]

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