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Health & Medicine

EPA Proposes Ban On Drain Disposal Of Pharmaceutical Waste

Sep 1, 2015

Rule would apply to chemotherapy drugs, blood thinners, nicotine and certain nutritional supplements.

Dated Technology Hinders Grand Canyon Search And Rescue Efforts

Sep 1, 2015

Increased visitors, inconsistent radio communication put strain on first responders

First Responders Get Training on Sexual Assault Trauma

Aug 28, 2015

Aim is to improve cooperation in multidisciplinary teams including police, attorneys, doctors

Arizona Medicaid Fee Is Constitutional, Judge Rules

Aug 26, 2015

Ruling is a blow to Republican lawmakers who opposed the hospital assessment that paid for extended services

New Emergency Room Coming to Douglas

Aug 19, 2015

Three weeks after losing a hospital, the Douglas community gets some good news

Surgeon Tackles ‘Medjacking’ - Hacking of Medical Devices

Aug 18, 2015

UA's Armstrong helps lead national efforts to protect pacemakers, IV pumps, more.

VA to Host Mental Health Summit in Tucson

Aug 17, 2015

Public gathering Tuesday shows services available to veterans and their families.

AZ WEEK: Diversifying the Health-Care Workforce

Aug 7, 2015

University of Arizona programs works to spark interest among minorities starting in high school.

Ducey Seeks Medicaid Revamp to Lower State's Costs

Aug 3, 2015

Plan requires increased co-pays, savings from one-quarter of Medicaid recipients.