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METRO WEEK: How's Your Health, Pima County?

County-wide health analysis shows strengths, weaknesses of health services.

Arizona Spotlight for February 5, 2016

Research at ASU to better understand concussions; Fort Lowell Day celebrates Tucson history; a woman shares her bi-cultural world on "Dímelo"; "Old Jews Telling Jokes" brings laughter to The Live Theatre Workshop.

Health Care Enrollment Deadline Approaches

Last day to apply for federal health care marketplace is January 31

AZ Week: Medicare Policy Will Change End of Life Planning

Doctors and patients now able to have more conversations about next steps.

State Has First Instance of Dual Mosquito-Disease Outbreak

West Nile and St. Louis Encephalitis viruses found together in Arizona for first time ever.

Arizona at Front Line of Nation's Drug Addiction Epidemic

Expert: '4 out of 5 who become addicted to heroin started by using prescription opiates.'

Report: Arizona Ranks 30th in Country for Overall Health

Drops one place in rankings from last year, in part, because of structural issues.

Report: 'Health Gap' in Arizona Causes Premature Deaths

Maricopa, Santa Crus County are the healthiest, while Apache lags behind

Flu Season Early in Arizona; It's Not Too Late to Vaccinate

Experts recommend lots of hand-washing, getting shots that take two weeks to be effective.

Study: Arizona Has High Rate of Uninsured Children

Nationally, child uninsurance rate has dropped to historic lows.

State Caps Enrollment For Medicare+Medicaid Recipients

No new recipients to be added to the dual insurance coverage program

UA Project Aims to Untangle Medical Jargon for Patients

Management Information Systems project will put information in layman's terms for doctors.

AZ WEEK: Drug Addiction and Heroin 'Pandemic' in Arizona

More than 2,000 people are being treated for opiate addiction in Pima County alone.

State Loses Round in Foster Care Civil Rights Case

Judge lets stand lawsuit alleging lack of health care for 17,000 children in state custody.

Child car seats

Car Seat Safety Includes Registration in Case of Recall

Proper installation inspections free Saturday as part of Child Passenger Safety Week

A border wall between Douglas and Mexico.

AZ Week: Rural Hospitals Disappear Nationwide

Arizona border community of Douglas lost its hospital in July; Bisbee, Sierra Vista pick up the slack.

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