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The Environmental Protection Agency recently revised some rules governing oil-and-gas rig methane emissions... more
The city of Phoenix is attempting to raise rates by 200% for customers using ride-sharing platforms like Uber or Lyft when they travel at Sky Harbor Airport. more
House Democrats recently unveiled H.R. 3, a proposal that would impose ill-considered price controls on prescription drugs. Patient advocates immediately panned the bill, warning that it would deter medical research and prevent scientists from developing future treatments and cures. more
The Goldwater Institute sent a letter to the Arizona Department of Education on Monday regarding the Department’s worsening failures in administering the state’s Empowerment Scholarship Account (ESA) program. 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
Each year, we announce the annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA). By law, federal benefits increase when the cost of living rises, as measured by the Department of Labor’s Consumer Price … 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
Prescription drug costs are unbelievably unaffordable for millions of Americans, including me, a medical student with a long-term history of asthma and food allergies living off loans. 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
Our hospitals and health care professionals have served the people of Arizona in the most critical times — from your most joyful to your most frightening moments, our health systems have been with you, the people of Arizona, on your journey. more
It’s the time of year when nonprofit organizations reach out to supporters and donors — current, past and new — to consider a year-end gift. 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
Before you head out on the road, it’s worth taking some time to plan ahead. If you’re attending a holiday party, please make sure you have a safe ride home. more
As we become more aware of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias as a society, we’re better equipped to spot the early warning signs of the disease and get friends, family or even ourselves to seek medical care sooner. 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 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
Just a reminder that Medicare’s annual open enrollment period started Oct. 15 and runs through Dec. 7. more
We are a group of high school and college students from around the country, concerned about the ongoing gun violence epidemic in our country. more
By law, the U.S. government is required to count the number of people living in the United States every 10 years. Getting an accurate count is important because census numbers impact daily life in the United States in many ways. more
If you have Medicare, there are covered options to help you manage pain safely and effectively. more
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