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TMC part of virtual kindness chain spanning more than 9 miles!

When Tucson Medical Center accepted the Ben’s Bells Be Kind Challenge, our nonprofit community hospital joined a larger network of organizations throughout 29 cities in 11 states … READ MORE

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Harnessing the power of plants and body weight: Learn more May 15 at The Core

As a busy student finishing her first year of her master’s degree in physiological sciences, and juggling her wellness business on the side, Sabine Harrington knows all about … READ MORE

Norma and Charles Childers cut the ribbon at the newly expanded Joel M. Childers, M.D.,  Women's Surgery Center at TMC. They are joined by (from l-r) Dr. Manuel Arreguin, Christine Aronoff and and Judy Rich.

TMC cuts ribbon for newly renovated, expanded Women’s Surgery area

Tucson Medical Center cut the ribbon for a newly expanded operating suite for the Joel M. Childers, M.D., Women’s Surgery Center featuring the latest technology and improved workflow. As of Monday, women coming to TMC for gynecological surgery will be cared for in the upgraded operating rooms, with dedicated waiting areas for patients and … READ MORE

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Local fire captain on the mend after catastrophic aneurysm

On March 26, Rural/Metro Fire Captain Eric Cline was celebrating his fourth wedding anniversary with his wife, Risa, when he complained about his head hurting and suddenly collapsed. Cline suffered a brain aneurysm that then caused a stroke. He was rushed to Tucson Medical Center where Kurt Schroeder, M.D., a neurosurgeon from the Center for … READ MORE

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Live Well series opens up healthy new opportunities

Here’s your next chance to Live Well Tucson! ...starting Tuesday, March 3, 5:45-7:45 p.m. Combining health information sessions with various movement options, Live Well Tucson is a seven-week program presented by Tucson Medical Center to bring a better appreciation of wellness into the community. The upcoming session begins March 3 at The … READ MORE

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New non-invasive colon cancer screen hits the market; is it better than a colonoscopy?

A new home-based screening test for colon cancer has recently hit the scenes. Cologuard or stool DNA testing was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration this past August and is covered by Medicare. The test looks for cancer-related DNA and red blood cells in a person’s stool. On the one hand, it doesn’t require the unpleasant … READ MORE

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TMC part of virtual kindness chain spanning more than 9 miles!

When Tucson Medical Center accepted the Ben’s Bells Be Kind Challenge, our nonprofit community hospital joined a larger network of organizations throughout 29 cities in 11 states that agreed to try to make the world a little nicer. As one of 120 schools, businesses and organizations participating in the challenge, TMC handily surpassed its goal … READ MORE

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  • Summer Biking Tips for Safe Kids
    Summers are meant for climbing trees and tearing around on a bicycle. Even in the searing heat of a Tucson summer our children still manage to have a blast. As they ready to tear off around the neighborhood on their bikes, make sure they’re safe with a few simple rules. A bike helmet is a […]
  • It was Tri-tastic! A Triathalon for the Whole Family
    From the smallest preschooler to the grandparents running alongside, the first Tucson Family Tri was all about fun for the whole family. It also proved to be hugely popular with 170 families coming out to participate in the event organized by TMC and the Tucson J. Shannon Grabau, Tucson resident, shared this after the event “My […]

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  • Second chance helps retiree stay healthy
    Vernetta Jarvis lives a charmed life, disguised in a series of health irritations that evolved over the past year, right after retiring from a CPA firm. First she pinched a nerve in her arm playing with her dog. After eight weeks of physical therapy, she was good as new. Then came a stomach infection. Antibiotics […]
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  • Just how dense are your breasts? Why keeping abreast of this indicator can help save your life
    What kind of question is that? In recent years it’s become the kind of question that can help health care providers identify breast cancer at earlier stages allowing them to treat women earlier with better results. What are dense breasts? The size of our breasts might be the only measurement we’ve thought about when it comes […]
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