Consumer

Are school lunches healthy?

Cronkite News is working on a story about the quality of school lunches in Arizona.


Home baked goods receive limited state regulation

MESA – Arizona residents who buy home baked pastries and goods are buying products with limited state regulations.


Florence prisoners rehabilitate their futures by training wild horses, burros

FLORENCE – It’s almost eight in the morning on an icy cold and windy day in Florence.


Synergy Sports Tech has ‘changed the game’ of basketball analysis

PHOENIX -- Basketball coaches and their players -- from colleges to the pros, men and women -- turn to a technology company founded by a former Grand Canyon University assistant coach to evaluate players, scout opponents and recognize tendencies.


Arizona lawmaker wants to allow people to shoot rat and snake shot within city limits

PHOENIX – It’s been illegal to fire a weapon within city limits in Arizona since 2000.

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Cancer survivors, advocates lobby state legislature

PHOENIX - Survivors, caregivers, health care workers and volunteers alike all came together on the Arizona State Capitol lawn Wednesday morning to mark National Cancer Awareness month.


Early cancer detection: Did it save your life?

Cronkite News is reaching out to see if you or if someone you know has unfortunately been affected by cancer. We are working on a story about advancements in detection technology.


Coyotes Curling Club has found a home in the Arizona desert

TEMPE -- Tucked away in a former warehouse, where the fuzz for Penn tennis balls once was manufactured, resides the Coyotes Curling Club. Six expat Canadians with a passion for the game decided after the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah that curling belonged in the desert, too.


Are you at risk for cardiovascular disease?

Have you experienced a pregnancy loss or giving birth prematurely?


Phoenix Rising FC makes its case for MLS expansion

TEMPE -- In a dirt lot, trucks whir and beep, their sounds filling gaps in the sound of passing traffic. Construction is underway on a temporary soccer stadium for Phoenix Rising FC.


Over the counter: Share your pharmacy industry knowledge

What prescription drug stories are journalists missing? We want to hear about everything from your experience with health insurance issues to online, prescription-free pharmacies.


Fortune 500 company Monsanto to grow GMO corn in Tucson

TUCSON – Tucson-area residents who oppose a Fortune 500 company’s plans to grow genetically modified crops at a new greenhouse in Marana won a partial victory.