Health Links – D/FW

Alcoholics Anonymous Dallas: Organization for those seeking recovery from alcoholism.

Arlington Parks & Recreation: Rec centers run by the city of Arlington.

BeWell Dallas: The blog and compendium of medical resources for Dallas. A subset of the D Magazine website.

Bikram Yoga Dallas: 90-minute sessions at 105°F. Drink lots of water!

Cooper Institute: the foremost site for certification of personal trainers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. An abundance of information on healthy living.

Coppell Parks & Recreation: Information for residents, current and potential on, regarding fitness facilities.

Dallas Behavioral Healthcare Hospital: Comprehensive mental health clinic in DeSoto.

Dallas Off Road Bicycle Association:  “Our primary mission is providing access to great local trails.”

Dallas Running Club: D/FW’s largest non-profit organization for runners.

D/FW Business Group on Health: “Bringing together leaders and decision makers from a variety of businesses, the D/FW Business Group on Health is a regional, employer-sponsored healthcare coalition.”

Dietary Guidelines for Adults: A useful, government-run site with lots of detailed information.

Encompass Home Health: providing assistance for those with special needs to live at home.

Fort Worth Bicycle Association: with over 600 members, the largest cycling organization in the Metroplex.

Frisco Cycling Club: “Dedicated to advancing the sport of cycling with riders of all levels through local events, group rides, races, and community involvement.”

Greater Dallas Bicyclists: Major organization with rides scheduled virtually every day.

Lone Star Cyclists: Arlington organization with Saturday club rides and two training rides each week.

The Magdalen House: A recovery community for women.

ORCHARD At The OFFICE: Fresh fruit delivery service to D/FW Metroplex offices. Local company.

Parkland Hospital: Smoking Cessation Clinic: Support classes, counseling and consultation.

Plano Bicycle Association: Riding together since 1983.

Plano Pacers: All ages, all skills levels, with prediction runs free for members.

Plano Rec Centers and Pools: A comprehensive list of facilities available to citizens of Plano.

Richardson Recreational Centers: A list of facilities Richardson residents can sign up to use.

Southlake Athletics & Recreation: Municipal facilities available to Southlake residents.

Texas Health Resources: Caregivers throughout the Metroplex.

The Colony Roadrunners Club: Non-profit organization for runners and walkers in north Dallas suburb.