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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.

September 14, 2014 10:30 pmLoading…
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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Public town hall on veterans' health is Friday

Public town hall on veterans' health is Friday

Veterans and their families are invited to participate in Veterans Administration town-hall in Tucson Friday

September 03, 2014 12:30 pmLoading…
Arizona Supreme Court to hear appeal on Medicaid expansion

Arizona Supreme Court to hear appeal on Medicaid expansion

No date has been set for a hearing.

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Arizona Supreme Court to hear Medicaid expansion appeal

Arizona Supreme Court to hear Medicaid expansion appeal

Will 276,000 Arizonans added to Medicaid rolls stay on?

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Tucson surgeon was wrongfully dismissed, panel says

Tucson surgeon was wrongfully dismissed, panel says

Panel says University Physicians Healthcare should apologize to Dr. Rainer Gruessner.

August 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Panel: Tucson surgeon Gruessner wrongfully terminated

Panel: Tucson surgeon Gruessner wrongfully terminated

The panel’s recommendation now goes to the board of directors of University Physicians Healthcare.

August 25, 2014 4:25 pmLoading…
Upcoming arthritis lecture focuses on joint replacement

Upcoming arthritis lecture focuses on joint replacement

A free lecture about joint replacement surgery is scheduled Sept. 3.

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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.

August 21, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
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.

August 05, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
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…

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