Gerber – Probiotics: the importance of good bacteria in promoting health


The DFW Hospital Council is posting blogs submitted by our Associate Members. The following was provided by Gerber. For guidelines, please contact Chris Wilson at There are more bacterial cells in our body than human cells. In fact, the human microbiota is made up of trillions of cells, and they outnumber our own cells tenfold. The biggest populations of … Read More

DFWHC’s Love to discuss “Growing Little Minds” on Friday


DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) President/CEO W. Stephen Love will discuss the “Growing Little Minds” campaign during the First3Years Annual Meeting and Conference this Friday, September 22 at the Communities Foundation of Texas in Dallas. The event is from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with Love’s presentation beginning at 11:00 a.m. “Growing Little Minds” was an infant brain development campaign that … Read More

“Growing Little Minds” campaign receives national awards


The DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) “Growing Little Minds” campaign has gone gold or, more accurately, was awarded a Gold and Merit award by the Healthcare Marketing Report on May 15. “Growing Little Minds” was created in 2016 by DFWHC in partnership with the City of Dallas to raise awareness on the importance of infant brain development during the first 12 … Read More

Love interviewed for story detailing “Growing Little Minds”


DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) President/CEO W. Stephen Love was interviewed by State of Reform reporter JJ Lee for a story detailing the infant brain development campaign “Growing Little Minds.” The campaign kicked off earlier this month in North Texas in an effort to educate new parents on the importance of infant brain development during the first 12 months of a … Read More

DFWHC launches Infant Brain Development program


Working with Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC), which unites 90 North Texas member hospitals to advance exceptional healthcare in the region, is launching an Early Brain Development program. The goal of the initiative is to inform new parents of the intellectual and psychological value of spending meaningful time connecting with their newborns. “Growing Little Minds” … Read More

DFWHC’s Spring Interlocutor now available


The DFW Hospital Council’s Spring Interlocutor is now available. Click the graphic below to learn about DFWHC’s infant brain development campaign to be rolled out to North Texas hospitals this summer. You can also get the scoop on DFWHC’s hectic corporate move in April. We also detail the DFWHC Foundation’s April 27 Employee of the Year Luncheon with a list … Read More

DFWHC teams with Agency Creative on infant brain development video


The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) has teamed with branding firm Agency Creative to strategize a bilingual campaign that will reach parents of newborn babies across the DFW Metroplex. The campaign focuses on educating parents about early brain development with newborn babies. DFWHC, along with Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, first sought Agency Creative’s expertise in July 2015. The rollout of the … Read More