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KOLD News 13 highlights emergency response team’s community dedication

Tucson News Now reporter Morgan Kyrklund highlighted how TMC's Hospital Emergency Response Team is ready to be a first receiver for any hazardous situation - everything from a … READ MORE

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Surgeon / Laughter Yoga

Cardiovascular specialists host Community Education Day Feb. 7

Topics ranging from clinical updates and screenings to explorations of lifestyle and laughter await those willing to dedicate a full day to a consumer-level cardiovascular … READ MORE

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KOLD News 13 highlights emergency response team’s community dedication

Tucson News Now reporter Morgan Kyrklund highlighted how TMC's Hospital Emergency Response Team is ready to be a first receiver for any hazardous situation - everything from a toxic fuel spill to a terrorist attack. The all-volunteer team recently expanded to 15 people, and leader Ted Voss is always looking for more TMC employees to join.  The … READ MORE

Dr. Gulshan Sethi
Surgeon / Laughter Yoga

Cardiovascular specialists host Community Education Day Feb. 7

Topics ranging from clinical updates and screenings to explorations of lifestyle and laughter await those willing to dedicate a full day to a consumer-level cardiovascular colloquium. The first annual Tucson CardioVascular Community Education Day is on the calendar for Saturday, Feb. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, … READ MORE

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Former TMC patient battles brain cancer; racks up running goals

Odd things started happening to Alfred Bracamonte in the middle of 2013. He had barely finished the San Diego Rock ‘N Roll Marathon in June and struggled through some of his regular 8-mile training runs. He had episodes of slurring. His balance was a little off. And he started getting what he thought were little seizures, with the taste of metal … 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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KOLD News 13 highlights emergency response team’s community dedication

Tucson News Now reporter Morgan Kyrklund highlighted how TMC's Hospital Emergency Response Team is ready to be a first receiver for any hazardous situation - everything from a toxic fuel spill to a terrorist attack. The all-volunteer team recently expanded to 15 people, and leader Ted Voss is always looking for more TMC employees to join.  The … READ MORE

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  • Prevent your child developing an HPV related cancer
    Who wouldn’t want to try and prevent their child from developing cancer later in life? While many cancers are not preventable, there are a number of cancers caused by a common virus called human Papillomavirus. In the United States each year about 17,500 women & 9,300 men are affected by HPV-related cancers. Many of these cancers […]
  • Tips for Making New Year Resolutions as a Family
    Ask many parents what the barriers to taking care of their own health needs they’ll state a lack of time. Our schedules are so full with work, parenting, shuttling our children from play date to activities, that we often neglect our own health and don’t make time to take care of it. Making New Year […]

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  • “Miracle baby” comes after 66 days of bed rest
    When Jennifer Hayes’ water broke at 22 weeks, she knew it could prompt premature labor and jeopardize her baby. Doctors from Obstetrix Medical Group, who specialize in high-risk pregnancies and are affiliated with Tucson Medical Center, steadied her for the reality that labor could be imminent – and even if her baby pulled through, she […]
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  • If not now…when? 9 Tips for making New Year’s Resolutions stick.
    by Mary Atkinson, RD. Director of Wellness at Tucson Medical Center How many of us set resolutions year in and year out that we never stick with? We pick something to change that we think is wrong with ourselves, and we expect that this is going to be something we want to do….really?! “I’m going to […]
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