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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from Jul 2012

Elder Abuse Cases On The Rise

Expert says that physical abuse is only one facet of a growing problem facing seniors all across the nation

Jul 5, 2012

Picking Apart Arizona's Planned Parenthood

State's President and CEO discusses the facts and fictions surrounding the organization's services in the state

Jun 14, 2012

Doctor Asks: What Is Consciousness?

Anesthesiologist says his discipline offers insight into an elusive question

May 3, 2012

Spiritual Leader Takes on the Kitchen

Deepak Chopra, physician and alternative medicine guru, talks about the importance of food

May 3, 2012

Web Feature: Bearing the Burden

Mental health budget cuts leave state agencies, community centers and patients struggling

Apr 26, 2012
A nuclear bomb being tested in Nevada in 1957.

National Downwinders Day

Friday, January 27th, 2012 is the first National Downwinders Day to recognize people in western states exposed to radiation from nuclear test sites in Nevada.

Jan 27, 2012
Sunnyside wrestler pins an opponent during a recent team victory in a division one match

A Winning Wrestling Legacy Spans Generations

Sunnyside wrestling program teaches discipline

Jan 19, 2012

Living HIV Positive

Hear the personal story of US Air Force veteran Johnny Baker, and how he has learned to live, love, and cope in the shadow of an incurable illness.

Jan 9, 2012
A student from the primary school in Pachputewadi demonstrates the school's Tippy Tap to other students.

Hand Washing

A simple thing that most Americans take for granted, hand washing is helping to save lives all around the world.

Nov 17, 2011

Tucson-Based Toy Company Makes Toys for Special Needs Children

PlayAbility Toys differs from mainstream toy companies, which try to sell to the masses.

Nov 17, 2011

Voices for the Cure 2012, 2011

Listen to women and men from our community whose lives have been touched by breast cancer share stories of love, courage, and hope.

Oct 13, 2011


Meet Zachary Levy, the filmmaker behind a new independent documentary about modern-day strongman Stanless Steel, a man holding onto his dreams with both hands.

Oct 13, 2011

Drug Violence Strains Blood Supply at Mexican Hospitals

Learn how one blood center in the northern city of Chihuahua is trying to reform Mexico's dysfunctional blood donation system.

Sep 8, 2011

Health Program Offers Lower Insurance Rates

Program targets those who pay more because of pre-existing medical conditions

Aug 18, 2011

Danger in the Wind

Dust storms, like the haboob that recently struck Maricopa County, may drive an increase in this summer's number of Valley Fever cases

Jul 21, 2011

Marijuana’s Effects on the Brain

Part 5 of AZPM's Controversy over Cannabis series seeks expert opinions on marijuana's long-term effects on those who smoke it.

Jul 14, 2011

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