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Valley Fever

Centsible Mom: Prices hiked on Valley Fever medicine for dogs

Centsible Mom: Prices hiked on Valley Fever medicine for dogs

An estimated 6 percent of dogs in Pima, Pinal and Maricopa counties become sick with valley fever every year, costing Arizona dog owners more than a million dollars a year in diagnosis and treatment, according to UA research.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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UA-led effort seeks valley fever diagnoses

Most doctors obtaining licenses to practice in Arizona have not been trained to diagnose valley fever, a vicious and potentially fatal disease.

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Group to hold walk to raise awareness, funds

Group to hold walk to raise awareness, funds

Tucson has an abundance of rattlesnakes, scorpions and cacti, but one of its greatest health hazards is a fungus that lives in the dirt.

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