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Just as flu season is gearing up, Northwest Urgent Care invites community members to “roll up their sleeves” during three Free Flu Shot Clinics on January 13, 14 and 15. All three clinics will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northwest Urgent Care at Speedway, 1370 N. Silverbell Road (Silverbell at Speedway).
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is now a tobacco- and smoke-free campus.
(BPT) - Whether heading to grandma’s house for the holidays or to a tropical destination to get away from the cold, winter travel comes with the added challenge of staying healthy.
(NAPSI)—Everyone from the baby boomer to the fresh-out-of-college millennial should think about retirement. More important, they should plan for retirement. Recent polls have shown that outliving retirement savings is one of the prime concerns for retirees.
(StatePoint) With so many new methods for cyber theft, it’s important to remember to take extra steps to protect your bank accounts and money this season, as criminals look to take advantage of the increased spending activity.
Everyone should “know their numbers” to ensure optimal health. Beginning this Saturday, Northwest Healthcare will host a series of FREE Cholesterol Screenings, open to the public, by appointment only.
The public is invited to an evening of fun-filled affordable community fun—where there’s something for everyone! Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary Parent Teacher Organization will sponsor their annual “Rocky’s Fall Round-Up” carnival on Friday Oct. 17, from 5 to 9 p.m.
(Family Features) Whether it's a mild stress headache or a full-blown migraine, those who regularly battle headaches are continually looking for safe and effective remedies to alleviate the pain as quickly as possible.
WASHINGTON – Two days after President Barack Obama asked for $3.7 billion in emergency funding to help stem a rising tide of immigrant children on the Southwest border, lawmakers on Capitol Hill were split over the request.
Phoenix-headquartered Banner Health has reached an agreement with the University of Arizona Health Network (UAHN) and the University of Arizona (UA) to create a statewide health care organization and a comprehensive model for academic medicine.
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Vera Shury has joined the Catalina Parkinson’s support group as a leader for the group she is also the recipient of Silver Sneakers Flex Class Certification which is a free Parkinson’s Neuromuscular exercise program for Silver Sneakers members.
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Ask any nurse who has worked longer than 20 years how the profession has changed and you may be surprised at the positive response you receive. Despite the flux and uncertainty of healthcare reform and the evolution to technology-driven, quantitative, cost-conscious healthcare, nurses today are respected professionals who play a vital role in providing safe and excellent care. They are no longer just caregivers and physician “helpers.” They are leaders and clinicians and highly skilled practitioners. And compassion is still at the core of all they do.
On Dec. 20, 2012, I went to Rancho Vistoso Urgent Care, Oro Valley, for flu symptoms. I went in and verified my insurance, prepared to pay my copay. I was told that wasn’t necessary. I would be billed. Wristband and no copay – new procedures from the previous 7 years I’ve been visiting this facility.
Whether you are at-risk for developing a heart condition or you’re one of the 13 million Americans who suffer from coronary artery disease, arming yourself with the facts you need to stay healthy can help.