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Lawsuit challenges state limits on pot use for PTSD

Lawsuit challenges state limits on pot use for PTSD

Groups wants limits on how often PTSD patients can use the drug removed.

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Carondelet pays $35M to settle false claim allegations

Carondelet pays $35M to settle false claim allegations

Whistleblower who notified government will get nearly $6 million.

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Carondelet Health Network to pay $35M in false claims probe

Carondelet Health Network to pay $35M in false claims probe

Feds: Tucson hospitals submitted false claims to Medicare, other programs.

August 18, 2014 5:23 pmLoading…
Health briefs: Free workshop on Alzheimer's disease

Health briefs: Free workshop on Alzheimer's disease

Free 90-minute workshop is expected to address common fears about Alzheimer's disease.

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TMC seeks mural artists for new elder center

TMC seeks mural artists for new elder center

A new short-term psychiatric center for seniors needs hopeful artwork.

August 17, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Border issues prevalent in LD8 Republican primary

Border issues prevalent in LD8 Republican primary

All four GOP candidates want to secure the border. 

August 09, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Innovative Ebola treatment has ASU roots

Innovative Ebola treatment has ASU roots

ASU's Charles Arntzen pioneered the plant biotechnology that led to an Ebola treatment.

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Report: Med schools should enroll more undocumented students

Report: Med schools should enroll more undocumented students

Undocumented students could help relieve the primary care physician shortage, the study says.

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Ebola treatment pioneered at ASU

Ebola treatment pioneered at ASU

Researchers at ASU's Biodesign Institute pioneered the use of tobacco plants to produce antibodies.

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Tucson surgeon balances medicine with ultrarunning

Tucson surgeon balances medicine with ultrarunning

Luis Leon sets his sights on 200-mile race, raising awareness of vascular disease.

August 04, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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Ousted surgery chair's hearing set for Tuesday

Ousted surgery chair's hearing set for Tuesday

Dr. Rainer Gruessner will argue his case before an independent panel of physicians.

August 03, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…

New, unused lunch boxes needed for pediatric cancer patients

The lunch boxes are a place where pediatric patients can store their numerous medications

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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

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Agreement calls for selling Carondelet hospitals

Agreement calls for selling Carondelet hospitals

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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…

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