News Archive

Nov 24 2015 - 12:36pm
University of Arizona physicians-in-training take three top prizes for medical trivia, oral argument and poster contests at a recent American College of Physicians, Arizona chapter meeting, hosted in Tucson. Their next stop is the national competition at ACP’s spring meeting.
Nov 24 2015 - 12:12pm
A team of researchers from the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health and El Colegio de Sonora will conduct research to focus on the prevention of cardiovascular disease and its complications among adults with diabetes in Northern Mexico.
Nov 24 2015 - 12:04pm
The winter holidays bring families and friends together for fun and food, but this time of year is also associated with an increased risk of food poisoning, the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center warns.
Nov 24 2015 - 10:15am
Affordable Care Act (ACA) Op Ed
Nov 23 2015 - 11:26am
Also known as haplo BMT, the procedure provides an alternative source of stem cells for patients who need a bone marrow transplant but cannot find a related or unrelated donor match.
Nov 20 2015 - 7:22pm
The University of Arizona Health Sciences, through its partnerships with Banner Health and other health-care allies throughout the state, is strategically working to address health-care shortages, health disparities and improving health throughout the state, the border region, nationally and internationally.
Nov 19 2015 - 10:02am
Data Collected on 11,700 employees showed 56 percent reported trouble sleeping. The impact: up to $3,000 more in annual health-care costs and increased absenteeism.
Nov 19 2015 - 9:53am
Each year, approximately 2,400 people in Southern Arizona receive health-care services through the unique, interprofessional UA Mobile Health Program.
Nov 19 2015 - 9:43am
People on the Move at Diamond Children’s
Nov 18 2015 - 3:23pm
The University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine’s new health coaching program is one of only a dozen such programs in the United States to be granted national accreditation. Graduates will qualify to sit for the national exam, to be launched in 2016.
Nov 17 2015 - 4:59pm
As a pediatric endocrinologist, Dr. González-García will provide care for children suffering from endocrine disorders, such as type 1 diabetes, thyroid problems, hypoglycemia and obesity, among others.
Nov 17 2015 - 4:55pm
Eliminating free radicals via anti-oxidative therapies in your diet doesn’t automatically equate to better health as it shifts the dietary balance to so-called “reductive” stress that can lead to inflammation with negative cardiovascular outcomes, particularly for men, UA researchers say.
Nov 17 2015 - 10:47am
Chronic pain affects more Americans than cancer, heart disease and diabetes combined, but medications widely used to treat chronic pain can lead to overuse and addiction, killing nearly 15,000 Americans annually. Drs. Mohab Ibrahim and Amol Patwardhan are applying what they have learned through their research on chronic pain to safer, more effective patient care.
Nov 13 2015 - 2:52pm
This Saturday, more than 600 northern Arizona participants will run in support of third through eighth grade girls to inspire, motivate, encourage health and fitness habits and build confidence and self-esteem.
Nov 12 2015 - 12:34pm
UA Steele Children’s Research Center and Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center pediatric research and clinical programs benefit from annual event.
Nov 12 2015 - 8:47am
The award recognizes Dr. Meislin’s leadership and mentoring in the specialty of emergency medicine.
Nov 10 2015 - 10:03am
Jeannie K. Lee, PharmD, assistant head of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and an associate professor in the same department, has been named the 2015 Geriatrician of the Year by the Arizona Geriatrics Society.
Nov 10 2015 - 8:47am
The Arizona State Board of Nursing Program Outcome Index includes 38 nursing schools and is based on RN licensure and graduation rates for the 2014 calendar year.
Nov 9 2015 - 1:50pm
Presenters will include keynote speaker Dr. Ann Marie Chiasson from the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, and Khevin Barnes, cancer survivor, award-winning comedy magician and laughter yoga instructor.
Nov 9 2015 - 11:49am
To help build a more diverse health-care workforce representative of the population it serves, Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc. (CPLC) has partnered with the University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS) in a special golf fundraising event.