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The Arizona Republic
Detention center for immigrants hit with two confirmed measles casesPitts O'Keefe, an ICE spokeswoman, said she could not address how measles may h
Detention center for immigrants hit with two confirmed measles cases
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
Pitts O'Keefe, an ICE spokeswoman, said she could not address how measles may have infected the inmate and employee. The Arizona Department of Health Services issued a notice Thursday that one of the measles patients — presumably the employee —... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Officials: Two cases of measles confirmed in Arizonapatient is an inmate at the Eloy Detention Center and the other is an employee
Officials: Two cases of measles confirmed in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
patient is an inmate at the Eloy Detention Center and the other is an employee of the facility in Pinal County, Arizona Department of Health Services officials said. Health workers will assess any potential exposure to inmates, guards,... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Will Regulate Body Donation Companies, But It Could Take A Whilestill need to be worked out, said Colby Bower, assistant director for policy an
Arizona Will Regulate Body Donation Companies, But It Could Take A While
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 4 days ago
still need to be worked out, said Colby Bower, assistant director for policy and intergovernmental affairs at the Arizona Department of Health Services. “We have to file public notice,” Bower said. “We have to develop drafts of our rules.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Zika virus threat in Arizona puts focus on mosquito controlThe Arizona Department of Health Services will host a Zika virus summit with he
Zika virus threat in Arizona puts focus on mosquito control
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
The Arizona Department of Health Services will host a Zika virus summit with health, medical and environmental officials, aiming to prevent the spread of the Zika virus in Arizona. On a recent morning, county vector-control specialist Richard Acuna... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Health officials: 2 Maricopa County residents test positive for Zika viruswhere the virus is circulating. The latest people infected are both young adult
Health officials: 2 Maricopa County residents test positive for Zika virus
The Arizona Republic / Posted 8 days ago
where the virus is circulating. The latest people infected are both young adults, said Dr. Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services. Healthy adults may not even know they are infected with the virus, which is mostly... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
20 new laws Arizonans need to know aboutship directly to consumers. Legalized potlucks: House Bill 2341 exempts all po
20 new laws Arizonans need to know about
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
ship directly to consumers. Legalized potlucks: House Bill 2341 exempts all potlucks from inspections and licensing by the Arizona Department of Health Services. Under current law, only office potlucks were exempt from the health... Read more
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CBS News
​Aggressive dogs putting the bite on insurersget hit with a bill. Dog-bite injuries treated at Arizona hospitals cost $55 mi
​Aggressive dogs putting the bite on insurers
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
get hit with a bill. Dog-bite injuries treated at Arizona hospitals cost $55 million, according to a four-year study by the Arizona Department of Health Services, with one-third being paid by Medicaid. Homeowners might think they get off scot-free... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Maricopa County now testing mosquitoes for Zikaand can carry the Zika virus. However, there is no evidence of the disease bein
Maricopa County now testing mosquitoes for Zika
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 days ago
and can carry the Zika virus. However, there is no evidence of the disease being transmitted in the state, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services. The Zika virus can cause fever, rash, joint pain and conjunctivitis. The U.S. Centers... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
FDA's crackdown on vaping rattles industryor other electronic nicotine-delivery devices for smokers who sought to quit.
FDA's crackdown on vaping rattles industry
The Arizona Republic / Posted 22 days ago
or other electronic nicotine-delivery devices for smokers who sought to quit. Will Humble, former director of the Arizona Department of Health Services who now is with the University of Arizona College of Public Health, said he still... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
CPR help as near as your phonearrest," said one expert, emergency room physician Dr. Robert Glatter. The new
CPR help as near as your phone
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 23 days ago
arrest," said one expert, emergency room physician Dr. Robert Glatter. The new study was led by Dr. Bentley Bobrow of the Arizona Department of Health Services in Phoenix. His team noted that fewer than half of Americans who suffer cardiac arrest... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Group appealing denial of Parkinson's as qualifying condition for medical marijuanathat come along with Parkinson's disease," she said. It's information they inc
Group appealing denial of Parkinson's as qualifying condition for medical marijuana
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 24 days ago
that come along with Parkinson's disease," she said. It's information they included in their petition, a petition the Arizona Department of Health Services denied. In a letter explaining their decision the department stated, "The petition... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Group appealing denial of Parkinson's as qualifying condition for medical marijuanathat come along with Parkinson's disease," she said. It's information they inc
Group appealing denial of Parkinson's as qualifying condition for medical marijuana
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 24 days ago
that come along with Parkinson's disease," she said. It's information they included in their petition, a petition the Arizona Department of Health Services denied. In a letter explaining their decision the department stated, "The petition... Read more

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