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Expert insights from UArizona Health Sciences

Will Humble, MPH
The U.S. health-care system has become much more aggressive in treating pain over the last 15 years and just as with any medical intervention at times there are adverse side effects.
Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASHP
Almost 60 million Americans suffer from insomnia, many people take prescription or over-the-counter sleep medications to help them sleep through the night.
Katherine Hiller, MD, MPH, FACEP
With cold and flu season in full swing, should you head to the emergency department or an urgent care center when your symptoms become severe?
Lisa Kiser, MSN, BSN, CNM, WHNP
As 2015 draws to a close, we continue to face a level of violence in the United States that is challenging, heartbreaking and deeply disturbing.
Keith Boesen, PharmD, CSPI
Temperatures have begun to drop, and scarves and gloves are coming out of hiding. It’s that wonderful time of year when families and friends gather to celebrate, share in food and drink and make memories.
Will Humble, MPH
Speed limits exist for a reason: to keep us all safer on the road. Speeding is involved in 30 percent of fatal car crashes and costs Americans more than $40 billion annually.
University of Arizona Valley Fever Center for Excellence
Valley fever, also known as desert rheumatism or San Joaquin Valley fever, is Arizona’s disease.
Anne Roubal, PhD, MS
Every year, more than 1,500 deaths in Arizona could be avoided if all residents had an equal chance to be healthy.
Tara F. Carr, MD
Tasty treats are a favorite part of Halloween, but they can be dangerous for people with food allergies.
Joy Kiviat, PhD, MSN, FNP-BC
How many hours do you spend sitting in a chair each day? The average American sits 13 hours a day, and the majority say they hate sitting so much—with good reason.