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Study: Immigration at Young Age for Latinos May Increase Addiction

Previous research had showed immigrants tend to have lower rates of alcohol and drug problems than people born in U.S.

Tucson Domestic Violence Advocate Weighs in UCSB Shooting

Mass shooting near University of California in Santa Barbara has brought issue of violence against women back into national spotlight.

UPDATE: VA Inspector Identifies 1,700 Awaiting Medical Attention

He also said there was an average of 115 waiting days for a first appointment, 91 more than Phoenix hospital reported.

VA Allowing More Vets to Obtain Health Care at Private Hospitals

Seterans Affairs Sec. Eric Shinseki announces changes Sat.; says facilities enhancing capacity to help patients get care sooner.

Health Officials Urge N. AZ Residents to Stay Inside

Anyone who smells or sees smoke from the fire burning in Oak Creek Canyon should temporarily suspend outdoor activity; Slide Fire is up to 4,800 acres now.

PHX VA Director Gets 'Performance' Bonus Revoked

Sharon Helman's nearly $9,400 bonus for 2013 was rescinded by Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki; she was put on administrative leave May 1.

Obama Top Aide Headed to Phoenix to Look into VA Glitches

White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rob Nabors will meet Thursday with leadership at Phoenix VA Medical Center.

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ADOT Exploring Wrong-Way Accidents Prevention Methods

Third fatal head-on collision in the Phoenix area in a week killed two people early Sunday; five others have died in two previous wrong-way wrecks.

White House: Obama 'Madder Than Hell' About VA Issues

Allegations of preventable deaths that may be linked to delays at the Phoenix VA hospital have triggered an election-year uproar.

AZ Week: Child Welfare Agency Already Improving, Director Says

"There is a great opportunity here to fix a problem that has been present in our state for decades," Charles Flanagan says.

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Brewer Appeals Ruling Allowing Medicaid Lawsuit

Gov. Jan Brewer and AHCCCS director petitioned the Arizona Supreme Court to look into recent appellate court decision regarding state's motion to dismiss such suit.

Top American Legion Officials Discussing PHX VA Issues

Tuesday evening town hall event will feature agency's natl. commander Daniel M. Dellinger along with other officials from the organization.

UPDATE: Appeals Court Questions Abortion Regs Constitutionality

Lawyers for Arizona are headed to 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to fight blockage of new regulations beginning in April.

Dan Taylor and John Woolf discuss the importance of foreign healing systems.

Fusion Medicine

Dan Taylor and John Woolf's training and treatments may look very different, but both men have traveled extensively to perfect their work.

Dr. Eric Lutz, Assistant Professor for the Community, Environment and Policy Division at the UA College of Public Health, discusses pseudomonus infections and the developments the University is making in preventing these diseases.

UA Scientist Aims to Prevent Hospital Acquired Infections

People who have been in the hospital for a week or longer are at greater risk of catching a pseudomonas infection.

Cultural Sensitivity Can Improve Health Care, Experts Say

Researchers find that cultural diversity and culturally appropriate care bridge the gap between health care providers and patients, with positive results.

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