Health and Medicine

Annual Health Report Shows Good, Bad in Southern Arizona

Mar 29, 2017 County-level breakdown: Pima, Cochise and Santa Cruz counties have mixed results.

Pima County Flu Cases See Late-Season Jump

Mar 24, 2017 People shouldn't give up preventive practices just because the weather is warming.

Arizona’s U.S. Representatives Split on Obamacare Repeal

Mar 22, 2017 Though the divide isn't necessarily based on party lines.

Grijalva: Republican Health Care Plan Hurts Arizona

Mar 20, 2017 State Medicaid program estimates 380,000 residents will lose coverage.

Survey: Most Arizonans Want Obamacare Fixed, Not Axed

Mar 16, 2017 About 40 percent also had a very unfavorable view of American Health Care Act proposed replacement.

Spring Weather Draws Hikers, Then Rescue Teams

Mar 14, 2017 Many hit the trail unprepared for the reality of hours in the sun.

Ducey: Health Care Proposal Needs Work

Mar 13, 2017 Republicans give mixed reviews to Obamacare repeal plan; governor wants flexibility.

Four Cases of E. coli Affect Arizona Children; Soy Butter Suspected

Mar 3, 2017 Cases tied to peanut butter substitute in Maricopa, Coconino counties.

A Q&A With US Rep. Martha McSally

Feb 27, 2017 The congresswoman from Arizona talked town halls, immigration reform, and health care.

Nutrition, Not Genetics, May be Key Factor in Disease

Feb 21, 2017 UA conference to study role of good nutrition in disease prevention

Flu Cases Up in Pima County, But Still Low for the Year

Feb 20, 2017 Majority of cases in the county occurred in the past three weeks.

Report: Tucson Lacks Policies to Improve Citizen Health

Feb 16, 2017 CityHealth says Tucson is deficient in 7 of the 9 policies authors think can keep a population healthy.

How Planned Medicaid Cuts May Affect One Tucson Family

Feb 10, 2017 Arizona could soon impose nation's strictest requirements on AHCCCS enrollees.

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Closed; Now What?

Feb 1, 2017 Some want Obamacare repealed, but not right away.

City Program Works to Limit Children's Exposure to Lead

Jan 31, 2017 Federal grant pays for lead testing, abatement at low-income family's homes.

Provider Seeks Public Input on Changes to State Medicaid

Jan 30, 2017 The changes, pending approval, will affect families, rural communities, opponents say.

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