Health

Red Cross mental-health volunteers help victims deal with emotional trauma from Hurricane Florence

PHOENIX – The American Red Cross is helping victims of Hurricane Florence cope with the disaster.


New center to research early detection, treatment of Alzheimer’s and other diseases

TEMPE – ASU and Banner Health opened a research center to help detect, prevent and treat Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.


After years of increases, Arizona 2019 health premiums likely to drop

WASHINGTON - After several years of double- and triple-digit increases in health insurance premiums, Arizona could see premiums fall more than 4 percent in 2019, one of only 11 states looking at a drop, and a sharp turnaround for Arizona.


Advocates urge Brnovich to pull out of states’ challenge to Obamacare

WASHINGTON - Health care advocates urged Attorney General Mark Brnovich to pull Arizona out of a multistate lawsuit that challenges the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, saying the court case could deny coverage to vulnerable state residents.