Prism Health North Texas

Healthcare is on the ballot – Vote

Posted on:31 - 10 - 2018 Posted in:

Have you voted yet? Vote. Period. Don’t miss this one, and don’t make excuses this time for not doing your civic duty. Don’t miss this election. Early voting ends tomorrow – find out where you can vote in Dallas County here. November 6th is Election Day. Remember many people living here in our community do […]


4 Things to Know About the New HPV Vaccine

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Doctors since the 1950s have made a correlation between cancer of the cervix and a viral infection. However, it wasn’t until the early 1980s that Harold zur Hausen, M.D., a virologist at Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, discovered Human Papilloma Virus 11 or HPV-11 that was present in cervical cancer samples he was studying. (Smith, […]


Thanks to You – LifeWalk Raised…

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Thank You! Sunday afternoon, participants, sponsors, and donors came together over a late brunch. There were cheers, awards, letters of gratitude, and tears. As attendees and participants in LifeWalk you pour your heart and soul into your fundraising and advocacy and your commitment is a shining light in this community. View the reveal video here. […]


Health As You Age

Posted on:30 - 08 - 2018 Posted in:

As we age, our health needs change. This is even more the case for folks living with chronic infections such as HIV.  Aging with HIV Aging with HIV brings a different set of health conditions to be aware of. If you are over 55+ and living with HIV, have a conversation with you provider (if […]


Cultivating Joy with Gratitude

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Brene Brown (researcher) found that joy and gratitude were described as spiritual practices that were bound to a belief in human interconnectedness and a power greater than us. People interviewed described living a joyful life is attributed to their gratitude practice. To cultivate the spiritual practices that lead to joyfulness, especially gratitude. We have to […]


Don’t Forget Your Immunizations

Posted on:06 - 08 - 2018 Posted in:

Did you know that even as adults, it is important to stick to an immunization schedule? Getting your vaccines will help to safeguard your chances of living a long healthy life. Vaccines can help to decrease your risk of disease as well as helping to decrease the spread of disease in your community. When people […]


62 Days to LifeWalk

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Have you ever walked the 5k through Turtle Creek? Have you ever danced on the grass of Oak Lawn Park with your community because you feel hope for the future? That’s LifeWalk. LifeWalk, the Dallas AIDS Walk, is the time and space where community members gather annually to celebrate progress and raise money for tomorrow. […]


Why Walk to End AIDS?

Posted on:06 - 07 - 2018 Posted in:

When I tell people for the first time that I work for healthcare non-profit providing care for North Texans with HIV and AIDS, the reaction from each person is the same “does that still exist? Do people still die?” HIV and AIDS still exist. But AIDS doesn’t have to. In early 2016, the Undetectable = […]


Red Ribbon Society Recognition

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“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” –William Arthur Ward Red Ribbon Society Members were feeling the gratitude Wednesday, July 27th at the annual Red Ribbon Society Appreciation event, held at Mercado 369 in Bishop Arts. Each year, Red Ribbon Society members are recognized for helping power […]


You’ve Got a Friend

Posted on:04 - 06 - 2018 Posted in:

  Collective gasp. “Wow”. Silence.   The black drape laid on the floor no longer needed to hide the seven panel spectrum & silver art piece behind it. Artist Jojo Herda spoke just before the unveiling about how she was moved by the quality and community focus of care provided by Prism Health North Texas. […]