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Overuse of common medicine often contributes to drug poisonings

Drug poisoning now exceeds car accidents as the No. 1 cause of unintentional death in Arizona.

March 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
UA students in sex-ed class call high school teaching lacking

UA students in sex-ed class call high school teaching lacking

College students may think they know about sex, but the reality is that many of them have a lot to learn.

February 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson group seeks volunteers to help those living with HIV/AIDS

A local, nonprofit support group is inviting Tucsonans to learn about how to help the local HIV/AIDS community.

January 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Take steps to avoid holiday-season hazards

Take steps to avoid holiday-season hazards

During what’s supposed to be a season of celebrations and joy, holiday hazards can put children, pets and even adults into the hospital with serious and life-threatening injuries.

December 21, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Panel: Affordable Care Act confronts healthcare discrimination

Health insurance discrimination against gender-variant people is supposed to be a thing of the past under president Obama’s health law.

December 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson health briefs

Affordable Care Act forum set Tuesday

November 25, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

Arizona’s recent ban on e-cigarette sales to minors may sound sensible, but some lawmakers and health experts believe it’s actually a step in the wrong direction.

November 16, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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UA club seeks to shake trendy label for gluten-free food

UA club seeks to shake trendy label for gluten-free food

The University of Arizona’s gluten-free club is relatively new, but don’t call it trendy.

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Planting, anti-bully work honor woman who showed "Anna-tude" in cancer fight

Planting, anti-bully work honor woman who showed "Anna-tude" in cancer fight

As they gathered around nine pomegranate saplings holding messages written on Popsicle sticks, children from the Tucson Hebrew Academy memorialized a young alumna who recently died of cancer.

November 01, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Tree planted for Anna Greenberg

Tree planted for Anna Greenberg

Kindergarten students gathered closely around their pomegranate tree as it was planted at Tucson Hebrew Academy. Each added a message of hope and kindness to the ground.

October 31, 2013 1:50 pm
Tree planted for Anna Greenberg

Tree planted for Anna Greenberg

Anna Greenberg’s brothers — all wearing yarmulkes embroidered with her name — helped plant pomegranate trees dedicated to her memory at Tucson Hebrew Academy last month.

October 31, 2013 1:50 pm
Diabetes fundraising walk set for Saturday

Diabetes fundraising walk set for Saturday

For 9-year-old Ashley Stewart, being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 5 meant the Tucsonan was facing a lifetime of finger sticks, counting carbs and 2 a.m. blood-sugar checks.

October 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Hookah lounges pervasive near UA campus

Hookah lounges pervasive near UA campus

Gathered around tables inside a crowded cafe near the University of Arizona, young smokers inhale flavored tobacco from hoses attached to water pipes that are intended for sharing.

October 11, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Eat your veggies, help the planet: Tucson vegans will gather for symposium

Plant-based diets foster both healthier people and a healthier environment, says a local grass-roots group that will hold a symposium this week.

September 18, 2013 10:00 amLoading…

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