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If you have Medicare, there are covered options to help you manage pain safely and effectively. more
I earlier wrote a guest commentary inviting you to be the judge. I told you that I’d follow-up and let you know how I address the situation, so here it is. more
The two-week Construction Academy offers free training that helps women, minorities, veterans and members of other disadvantaged groups, including the unemployed, launch careers in construction. more
The military I know and work in today is a diverse force that encourages the promotion of people with different backgrounds. more
Being healthy over the holidays doesn’t mean giving up your favorite things. In fact, the American Heart Association wants you to commemorate the festive occasion without putting your healthy habits on hold. more
It looks like the decade-old U.S. shale oil boom may keep us out of war. more
I’ll sometimes hear a pundit lament that “Nothing is made in America anymore.” In reality, there are nearly 13 million manufacturing workers in the United States, including thousands in Arizona. more
In 2012 my family experienced the loss of my brother Nathan due to suicide. After spending a full weekend with him at my parent’s house, none of us knew what was coming just two days later that Tuesday evening. more
An earlier start home can help, and please watch out for boys and ghouls and there’s just no clowning around the fact that Halloween traffic can be scary. more
That ballot on your kitchen counter — the one you’ve been looking at for a few days. Fill it out and mail it today. Don’t waste your vote. more
The Environmental Protection Agency recently revised some rules governing oil-and-gas rig methane emissions... more
How many times have you heard someone declare, “I really want to get a dog!” and thought to yourself, “Really? You’re never home.” more
Just a reminder that Medicare’s annual open enrollment period started Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 7. more
The House of Representatives just passed a bill that would make it harder and more expensive for Americans to resolve conflicts with their employers. The Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal, or … more
The FDA just greenlit a new treatment for osteoporosis, a therapy for advanced bladder cancer, and a pill that can cure smallpox. All of these discoveries were hard-won. Research for the … more
By Kimberly Yee Special to the Independent As the back-to-school season is finally upon us, it is encouraging to think about all that our children will learn in this new academic school year. I … more
Building on a year’s worth of momentum, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors just took an important step to restore our statutory responsibilities related to elections. These … more
I’ve been serving as your daily news editor at Independent Newsmedia for about 16 months. In that time, I’ve strived to bring a conscientious … more
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