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Valerie Schaibley, PhD
Precision medicine uses data on an individual's person’s diet, exercise routine, family history, environment, genetics, and more to tailor treatment and prevention of certain conditions to that person’s unique characteristics.
Cynthia A Thomson PhD, RD
Cancer is expected to exceed cardiovascular disease as the leading cause of death in Arizona within the next 20 years.
Alison Sutton-Ryan
As the new semester begins, there is much excitement and anticipation—and often much stress.
Michelle Kahn-John, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, GNP
Moving toward a more progressive and culturally relevant approach to Native American health care, Indian Health Services and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services require culturally sensitive care in health-care settings.
F. Mazda Shirazi, MD, PhD, FACEP, FAAEM
With the advent of warm weather the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center is reminding people of the dangers of rattlesnakes.
Terry A. Badger, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN
Caring for a loved one with a cancer diagnosis can influence every aspect of a family's quality of life.
Will Humble, MPH
Good oral health is more than just a nice smile. Having good oral health improves a person’s ability to speak, smile, smell, taste, touch, chew and eat. 
Will Humble, MPH
Unintended pregnancies, especially teen pregnancy and its social consequences, are a significant cause of inter-generational poverty and poor health outcomes.
Kimberly Shea, PhD, RN, CHPN
Considering hospice care for a loved one or yourself can feel scary and overwhelming. As a hospice nurse for more than 15 years, I know how difficult accepting an incurable diagnosis can be.
Karl B. Kern, MD
We’ve learned a great deal about improving survival rates and quality of life for sudden cardiac arrest patients.

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