Showing: 1-20 of 134

Health_medical_pharma

Marijuana researcher loses job appeal to UA

Marijuana researcher loses job appeal to UA

Suzanne Sisley was let go last month.

3 hours agoLoading…
Academic nature of deal makes hospital sale complex

Academic nature of deal makes hospital sale complex

A closer look at Banner's proposed acquisition of the UA Health Network. 

July 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Agreement calls for selling Carondelet hospitals

Agreement calls for selling Carondelet hospitals

Two healthcare firms have signed a letter of intent to acquire Carondelet.

July 22, 2014 10:00 pm Related Loading…
Arizona-led study will test Alzheimer's prevention drug

Arizona-led study will test Alzheimer's prevention drug

UA physician helps lead 60-site trial to start next year in US Europe.

July 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Ousted UA surgery chief’s hearing to be public

Ousted UA surgery chief’s hearing to be public

Dr. Rainer Gruessner will argue against his termination at an Aug. 5 hearing.

July 16, 2014 9:45 pmLoading…
UA doctor helped set hand, face organ donation rules

UA doctor helped set hand, face organ donation rules

Dr. Warren C. Breidenbach III  of Tucson helped develop new national transplant policies.

July 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Two physicians are stretching common sense to the breaking point.

July 12, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Report: Arizona 4th-worst for alcohol deaths

Report: Arizona 4th-worst for alcohol deaths

Study was for working-age population from 2006 to 2010.

July 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Court: Hospitals can be sued for elder abuse

Court: Hospitals can be sued for elder abuse

Vulnerable adults are at risk everywhere, Arizona Supreme Court rules.

June 30, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…

Court: Arizona hospitals not excluded from elder abuse claims

The justices rejected arguments that the law was always intended to cover things like nursing homes.

June 30, 2014 10:46 amLoading…

Study examines effects of arguing on couples' health

UA grad student looks at how arguing affects long-term health.

June 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
UA Health Network board, regents OK Banner partnership

UA Health Network board, regents OK Banner partnership

Deal touted as only way to stay competitive.

June 27, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Sierra Tucson admits no wrongdoing in suicide

Sierra Tucson admits no wrongdoing in suicide

The no-fault caveat is included in center's agreement to pay $2,000.

June 25, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Mummified man in Tucson manhole likely electrocuted

Mummified man in Tucson manhole likely electrocuted

The man died between 12 and 24 months before his remains were found.

June 24, 2014 12:03 pm Related

Program offers free colorectal cancer screenings

The uninsured and the poor are targeted.

June 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson health news

Tucson is one of 17 communities participating in a model test that offers the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program at no cost to qualified Medicare enrollees.

June 16, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Nearly 50-pound tumor removed from Tucson woman in life-saving procedure

Nearly 50-pound tumor removed from Tucson woman in life-saving procedure

A nearly 50-pound tumor was removed from a Tucson woman in a high-risk procedure performed by surgeons at The University of Arizona Medical Center.

June 09, 2014 3:00 pm

County: More patients using Arizona Medical Center's South Campus

Patient and surgical volumes at the University of Arizona Medical Center’s South Campus have gone up more than 100 percent in the last eight years, according to a county memorandum.

June 02, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

UA Medical Center restarts heart transplant program

The University of Arizona Medical Center has reactivated its renowned heart transplant program.

May 28, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…
Douglas hospital fined for deficiencies

Douglas hospital fined for deficiencies

Cochise Regional Hospital spent two years in violation of its state health license by not offering surgery to patients, a newly released report says.

May 13, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...
View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...

Retractable patio shades

Call today for more information!

Event Calendar

Today's events | Add an event

Most viewed: