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Health care a primary battlefield in Congressional District 1

Health care a primary battlefield in Congressional District 1

Kirkpatrick says more people have coverage under Obamacare; Tobin says fewer.

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Dental care ranks as a top concern for seniors

Dental care is a top concern among Tucson seniors, recent surveys show.

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Tucson's HopeFest is Saturday at Kino

Tucson's HopeFest is Saturday at Kino

People in need of free medical and dental care are invited to attend.

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Ebola training at University of Arizona Medical Center

Ebola training at University of Arizona Medical Center

Cases of Ebola in Dallas and Spain prompts protocol review.

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Influenza is our deadliest virus, Arizonans are reminded

Influenza is our deadliest virus, Arizonans are reminded

State's health director worries about clogged emergency rooms amid anxiety over Ebola.

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UA researcher's patented treatment could stop cancer metastasis

UA researcher's patented treatment could stop cancer metastasis

Dr. Joyce Schroeder has made some important discoveries.

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Benefit concert to help UA Mobile Health Clinic

Benefit concert to help UA Mobile Health Clinic

Gabriel Ayala Trio to perform at fundraising concert this Sunday.

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PCC nursing program gets clean bill of health

PCC nursing program gets clean bill of health

PCC says its nursing program once again has the state’s “highest measure of confidence."

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State board lifts moratorium on issuing doctor licenses

State board lifts moratorium on issuing doctor licenses

The Arizona Medical Board had a backlog of more than 700 applications. 

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Arizona Medical Board to re-issue physician licenses

Arizona Medical Board to re-issue physician licenses

A special meeting today at noon focused on the problem.

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Helpful tips to avoid hidden trans fats

Helpful tips to avoid hidden trans fats

The FDA is considering declaring trans fat no longer "generally recognized as safe."

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FDA fast-tracks UA-developed valley fever drug

FDA fast-tracks UA-developed valley fever drug

The anti-fungal product has been in the works here since 2005.

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First Ebola case diagnosed in US

First Ebola case diagnosed in US

The unidentified patient is being kept in isolation at a Dallas hospital.

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Lecture to focus on influencing aging's biomarkers

Lecture to focus on influencing aging's biomarkers

The latest in the UA Arthritis Center's "Living Healthy With Arthritis" speaker series.

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Botox bar gives 'shots' a new meaning

Botox bar gives 'shots' a new meaning

Skinjectables Anti-Aging Bar opens at St. Philip's Plaza.

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Tuberculosis scare at Tucson school

Tuberculosis scare at Tucson school

Pima County urges families to get tested after possible exposure to tuberculosis.

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Ex-VA doctor: Phoenix report a 'whitewash'

WASHINGTON — A doctor who first exposed serious problems at the troubled Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital said Wednesday that a report on patient deaths there is a “whitewash” that minimizes life-threatening conduct by senior leaders at the hospital.

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Woman with ruptured brain aneurysm beats odds

Woman with ruptured brain aneurysm beats odds

Lauren Clifton was in surgery within hours of a sharp headache.

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Sierra Tucson settles lawsuit over patient's death

Sierra Tucson settles lawsuit over patient's death

The lawsuit was filed by the family of Dr. Kenneth Litwack.

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Nursing home fined over missed medication

Nursing home fined over missed medication

Employees couldn't explain why a patient didn't get medication on 19 occasions.

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