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Pima County Latino HIV Rates Higher Than National Average

As part of nationwide awareness day, local officials want to break stigma.

Parties File Settlement Agreement in Arizona Prisons Health Care Suit

ACLU officials say federal court case will lead to improved health care, mental health treatment for inmates in solitary.

Arizona Health Officials: State Good to Test for Ebola

Department will no longer have to send blood samples to Centers for Disease Control.

Voices for the Cure with Claudia Arévalo

A cancer survivor, lawyer and new mom talks with her brother about the hard times ten years ago when she was first diagnosed with breast cancer.

An epic change is coming to the University of Arizona Medical Center. On November 1st all medical information at UAMC will be electronic, using a software system designed by a private Wisconsin company called Epic.

UA Health Network Announces Employee Benefits Cuts

These will affect retirement plans, merit raises; trying to make up for $10M deficit.

AZ Medical Board Will Issue Physician Licenses Again

Had frozen process due to legal problems with new state legislation for better background checks for doctors.

Randy Shepherd and his wife, Tiffany. Shepherd is the first recipient of a heart since UAMC revived its transplant program this year.

First UAMC Heart Transplant Recipient of 2014 Leaves Hospital

Medical center had suspended its program late last year; Mesa man spent months on artificial device.

TMC Prepares Locals for Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment

Anyone without insurance, looking to change plans will have chance to learn about options at information sessions kickstarting tomorrow.

FDA Prioritizes UA Tests for Possible Valley Fever Cure

Fast tracking Nikkomycin Z will speedy clinical trials, putting drug on market.

Health Care debate

AHCCCS Limiting Distribution of Hepatitis C Medication

State Medicaid program says new drug costs taxpayers between $80-$150K; restricting what patients can get it.

Healthcare Reform Remains a Top Issue in CD1

Democratic incumbent Kirkpatrick says Obamacare has benefited rural areas; Republican Tobin says it's bankrupting state.

Native American Cancer Prevention Program Gets $13M Grant

UA, NAU is using money to continue research work, will expand it for another five years.

Randy Claxton, LCSW, behavioral health therapist at the Bridges Geropsychiatric Program at Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital, discusses mental health challenges facing older adults, and a new program that offers struggling elders a helping hand.

Tucson Organization Launches Natl Campaign for Mental Health

Organizers want to spark conversation using text messages; specifically targeting young people.

Kim Puete and Jennifer Wigle

Voices for the Cure with Kim Puete and Jennifer Wigle

Listen to two of the countless women whose lives have been touched by breast cancer share their story of courage, love, hope.

Social Service Advocates Hope Next Governor Won't Cut Funding Deeper

With possible $800M deficit in next 2 years, concerns that low-income residents could face hardships if government assistance continues to disappear.

Sexual Assaults Increase at UA, Annual Report Says

Number may not be sign of more crime on campus, but victims being more inclined to report incidents.

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