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Dallas Cowboys defensive end Tyrone Crawford addresses children at Voice of Hope Ministries at a ceremony introducing new gym equipment made possible by a $10,000 donation from UnitedHealthcare of North Texas. Listening are, (l-r), Scott Flannery, CEO, UnitedHealthcare of North Texas and Edward L. Franklin, President and CEO, Voice of Hope Ministries.

Dallas Cowboys’ Tyrone Crawford and UnitedHealthcare Donate Gym Equipment for Students at Voice of Hope Ministries

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Tyrone Crawford and UnitedHealthcare of North Texas recently teamed up to donate new gym equipment to Dallas’ Voice of Hope Ministries, a non-profit organization that provides after-school and out-of-school care to low income children from pre-k to 12th grade. Crawford joined UnitedHealthcare leaders at a dedication ceremony at Voice of Hope […]

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Why Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Are So Important

Every year, millions of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, especially to exercise more, eat better and improve their health. However, many resolutions end in failure, with more than half of Americans giving up on their vows by the second week of February. But setting goals to maintain or improve your health is more than just […]

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UnitedHealthcare of North Texas Contributes $5,000 to Plano Families in Need

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas has contributed $5,000 to Christmas Cops, a program operated by the Plano Police Department that helps local families in need. UnitedHealthcare’s donation will purchase healthy meals, children’s toys, jackets and other household necessities. Police officers make direct referrals to the program, often submitting families they encounter during burglary investigations, family disturbances, […]

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UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation: Purchase a Holiday Gift and Benefit Children in Need

Give a gift that gives back this holiday season. UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation (UHCCF) is offering inspirational children’s storybooks, joke books, games and toys with 100 percent of the proceeds funding children’s medical grants. Gifts available through UHCCF include: Award-winning Oliver & Hope children’s storybooks Children’s joke books created by kids for kids Holiday cards designed […]

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UnitedHealthcare Helps the Dallas Cowboys Give Back This Holiday Season

With help from UnitedHealthcare, the Dallas Cowboys visited area children’s hospitals on Dec. 4. Players and cheerleaders brought gifts and signed autographs for patients at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Cook Children’s Medical Center, Children’s Medical Center Dallas and Medical City Children’s Hospital. Each child received a “game sock” loaded with goodies from the […]

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UnitedHealthcare Integrates Wearable Devices from Samsung and Garmin into Motion Wellness Program

Wearable devices from Samsung and Garmin can now be used as part of UnitedHealthcare Motion™, a wellness program that offers people financial incentives for meeting daily walking goals. The Samsung Gear Fit2Pro and Gear Sport, as well as the Garmin vívosmart® 3, have been integrated and validated with Qualcomm Life’s 2net™ platform for medical-grade connectivity […]

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National Prematurity Awareness Month: Dispelling Five Common Pregnancy Myths

November is National Prematurity Awareness Month, a time for families to think about the health of expectant mothers and babies, and how to have a safe and healthy pregnancy and delivery. One out of 10 babies nationwide each year is born prematurely, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While preterm births represent […]

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UnitedHealthcare of Texas and United Health Foundation Philanthropic Partners Help Rebuild Houston

On Nov. 14, UnitedHealthcare of Texas employee volunteers helped rebuild Hope Farms, an urban farm in Houston’s Sunnyside neighborhood. UHC was joined by volunteers from United Health Foundation grant recipients the University of Houston, Houston Food Bank, Recipe for Success and Give an Hour to plant citrus trees and build storm-resilient planters. During a short […]

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