Bed rest at TMC for Women - a specialized antepartum program Tucson

When bed rest is required- Tucson Medical Center’s Antepartum Program

In theory bed rest sounds glorious! Hours to read and to watch your favorite movies, without disruption! In reality, bed rest can be far from heavenly. The extra time to focus on concerns about your baby’s health as well as worries about disruptions to your family, your work and your relationships can make bed rest […]

Hidden Scar breast cancer surgery center

Hidden Scar technology allows surgeons to minimize scarring without compromising breast cancer treatment

Breast cancer surgery can save a woman’s life. And with new advances, surgery doesn’t necessarily mean leaving scars behind that serve as a visible reminder of cancer. Tucson Medical Center is a Hidden Scar Center, with demonstrated expertise in surgical techniques that minimize scarring while retaining effective oncologic results. Through Hidden Scar, surgeons make incisions […]

not hummus, cheap, quick bean dips for a protein punch

Bean spread – Packing a protein punch in an inexpensive and quick way

Hummus is available in almost any grocery store, and you can find it in a variety of flavors. However, not everyone is a fan of garbanzo beans or tahini or some of the other common hummus ingredients. Making your own bean spread allows you to customize it to your preferences, and it saves a little […]

Halloween Safety Tips from Jessica Mitchell, Safe Kids Pima County

I love celebrating Halloween with my family, but I must admit I feel like I’m holding my breath all evening. Like many Tucson neighborhoods, ours has few street lights and on Oct. 31, kids are EVERYWHERE, often in dark costumes, often zigzagging across the roads to trick or treat. It’s a safety nightmare! Did you […]

Five-part series helps inform transformation agenda for health care, business

“The Transformation to Value: A Leadership Guide” from the Health Care Transformation Task Force shares the collective experience and wisdom from organizations at the vanguard of value-based payment and care delivery.


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