AJO — Jose Castillo was born here in 1939, at the old hospital that sits atop a hill. He’s lived here most of his life and worked at the open-pit copper mine that used to employ much of the town.
College students may think they know about sex, but the reality is that many of them have a lot to learn.
Thinking about passing up that gourmet food truck in the parking lot for the cleaner restaurant down the street? Think again.
Three local eateries failed health inspections in December but passed follow-up inspections. Here’s what you need to know:
Rodent droppings and dead cockroaches near a soda fountain and its uncovered reservoir full of ice.
Whooping cough cases are at an eight-year high in Pima County, and the Vail area southeast of Tucson continues to suffer the deepest consequences of the ongoing problem.
Health insurance discrimination against gender-variant people is supposed to be a thing of the past under president Obama’s health law.
The Vail School District has confirmed another case of whooping cough, this time at one of the district’s smaller charter schools.
Two local eateries failed health inspections in October but passed follow-up inspections.
After failing a county health inspection this summer, Asian-Latin-American fusion restaurant Umi Star failed again and then passed in October.
The Pima County Health Department is offering routine vaccines, including flu shots, for adults age 19 through 64 who are uninsured, or whose insurance doesn't cover vaccination.
A flu case was confirmed in Pima County Tuesday, and health officials say now is the time to get immunized.
Two local eateries failed health inspections in August. Here’s what you need to know.
A south side school cafeteria failed several health inspections this summer. But the problem isn't an imminent threat to students' health or safety. It's a problem with a cafeteria sink not meeting the county's building code.
If you don't have insurance and can't afford immunizations for the kids, free back to school immunization clinics start July 18 and include free dental and vision screenings.
King's Restaurant, 10 W. Grant Road, failed a health inspection in June but passed a follow-up inspection.
Five local eateries failed health inspections but passed follow-up inspections in May. Here's what you need to know.
Health Dept. reports recent norovirus cases
Dr. Francisco Garcia, public health director for the Pima County Health Department,says the risk of exposure is low.
Patients at a now-closed Marana dental clinic could have been exposed to hepatitis or HIV, county health officials said Wednesday.