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Health & Medicine

ASU Radiation Test Could Help Doctors Triage Nuclear Attack Victims

Oct 27, 2016

The test uses gear already found in many medical centers to test thousands of blood drops per day.

UA Study: HIV's First US Foothold Was in 1970s

Oct 26, 2016

A man referred to as "Patient Zero" was also misidentified, researchers said.

UA Health Management Program Receives $2.5M Gift

Oct 17, 2016

The endowment keeps a health care management program running.

NAU Crew Finds Bacteria Clue by Scooping Pooch Poo

Oct 14, 2016

Researcher hypothesizes dogs may spread bacterium, normally found in hospitals.

24-Hour Zika, West Nile Hotline Now Staffed in Pima County

Oct 11, 2016

Information and reporting on mosquito-borne diseases available.

Event Looks to Raise AIDS Awareness in Latino Community

Oct 5, 2016

The stigma surrounding testing has contributed to the disproportionate rate in the group.

Breast Cancer Awareness: Chance to Show Support

Oct 3, 2016

More than 34,000 women in Arizona will be diagnosed this year.

Phone App Helps Track Zika, Other Diseases

Sep 28, 2016

UA-developed app allows people to report mosquitoes, disease symptoms to public health officials.

Smoking in Arizona at Historic Low, 14% of Adults: Report

Sep 28, 2016

State officials credit higher awareness of health effects in last 5 years.