Health and Medicine

Record Cold Cuts Off Services

Feb 3, 2011 Freezing temperatures wreak havoc in Southern Arizona

The Math on Meth

Feb 2, 2011 Local agency reports significant drop in referrals, but some people are still struggling with addiction

The Affordable Care Act, Explained

Jan 18, 2011 As Congress readies to repeal the health care reform law, one expert explains what it actually means for Arizonans

A Haven for the Different

Jan 18, 2011 Students with autism spectrum disorders and other conditions learn independent living in Tucson

Rx to the Rescue

Jan 6, 2011 When pharmacists take part in patient care, patients fare better--and their care costs less

Program Tackles Obesity's Steep Costs

Jan 4, 2011 Stimulus dollars aid the fight against obesity in Pima County

Cancer's Ripple Effect: Diagnosis Impacts Entire Families

Jan 3, 2011 Author draws from her own experience to write a guide to the cancer journey

Break from Smoking

Dec 23, 2010 Smokers have many options to try to kick the habit.

Majoring in Marijuana

Dec 16, 2010 Trade school in California offers an education in marijuana--and enrollment is growing

Web Feature: To Walk in Two Worlds

Dec 7, 2010 A Navajo herbalist packs traditional healing into travel-sized tins

Web Feature: The Invisibles

Nov 29, 2010 Younger caregivers balance role’s risks and rewards with few resources to help them

Quit Smoking Now!

Oct 26, 2010 Meet Stephen Michael, who heads one of the oldest and most respected smoker/tobacco quitlines in the nation

Congressional District 8 Debate Round 2

Oct 22, 2010 The second meeting of the candidates in less than a week offers voters another chance to make their decision.

Medical Center for Children Celebrates New Chapter

Oct 21, 2010 Children's Clinics for Rehabilitative Services unveils major renovation project at its facility near University Medical Center.


Oct 18, 2010 Major breakthrough in the fight against malaria by genetically altering the mosquito that carries the disease

Lab On a Chip

Oct 12, 2010 Researchers are developing a “lab on a chip” where pathogens can be identified in minutes rather than days.

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