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Moonlight yoga at Mountain Shadows

Moonlight yoga at Mountain Shadows

Mountain Shadows Resort, 5445 E. Lincoln Drive, hosts Moonlight Yoga 8 p.m. Sunday, May 20. Atop the resort’s stunning Camelback Overlook..

Yoga for Recovery aids cancer patients

Yoga for Recovery aids cancer patients

Discover how yoga can help you recover from an illness—even cancer—during a twice-monthly Yoga for Recover Class, 9-10:15 a.m...

Pilates on the lawn benefits AAWL

Pilates on the lawn benefits AAWL

Studio Verve Pilates hosts the 7th Annual Pilates in the Park, celebrating the Pilates Method Alliance’s National Pilates Day, 9:30-10:30..

Open house set for new dental office

Open house set for new dental office

Dr. Alexandria Schwei has opened Premier Valley Dental at 727 E. Bethany Home Road, Ste. A100, and invites the public to come check out the..

Is the ‘zombie’ effect actually real?

Is the ‘zombie’ effect actually real?

“Zombies are Real: Are Microbes Controlling My Mind?” will take place 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8 at Match Restaurant & Cocktails,..

Healthcare app sends medical aid to home

Healthcare app sends medical aid to home

DispatchHealth is an on-site, on-demand healthcare company (think ER house calls for the 21st Century) that allows Phoenix residents to..

Health care services for the underinsured

Health care services for the underinsured

With federal health insurance regulations in flux, many families are finding themselves without insurance or under-insured. Niklaus Hirschi..

Clarke receives DAISY Award

Clarke receives DAISY Award

Lifelong North Central resident Valerie Clarke recently was recognized with a DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award was..

Fighting Parkinson’s with support, exercise

Fighting Parkinson’s with support, exercise

Four years ago, Suzie Nichols started noticing some changes in her body. “I was directing an orchestra for a musical, and I noticed that..

Health care services for the underinsured

Health care services for the underinsured

With federal health insurance regulations in flux, many families are finding themselves without insurance or under-insured. Niklaus Hirschi..

Your health challenges help train med students

Your health challenges help train med students

Have you ever wished that medical professionals did a better job of understanding your condition and the challenges that come with it? Now..

Red Cross hosts April blood drives

Red Cross hosts April blood drives

Though spring has officially arrived, the American Red Cross blood supply is still recovering from severe winter storms in March. Donors of..

Can we change our brain’s development?

Can we change our brain’s development?

“The Brain Explained: Can I Change My Brain?” will take place 4-5:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4 at Tomaso’s Italian restaurant, 3225 E...

Rotating series of free fitness classes

Rotating series of free fitness classes

FitPHX and AARP’s Fall into Fitness returns this month at Margaret T. Hance Park. Fall into Fitness is a free, family-friendly social..

Walking group offers exercise, camaraderie

Walking group offers exercise, camaraderie

Residents are invited to take part in a brand-new program, WalkPHX Wednesdays, that offers a free social/walk run through downtown Phoenix...

Breast Cancer Resource Expo

Breast Cancer Resource Expo

A free Breast Cancer Resource Expo will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 3 at the Phoenix Airport Marriott Hotel, 1101 N. 44th St...

Blood drive set for March 4

Blood drive set for March 4

During Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to join in its lifesaving mission by giving blood. To..

Desert Song offers stress, pain relief

Desert Song offers stress, pain relief

Are you tired, anxious or stressed? Does pain, inflammation, or injuries affect your comfort levels? Are you experiencing sleep problems,..

Free dental exams for kids in February

Free dental exams for kids in February

Risas Dental and Braces is celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month in February by offering free exams and X-rays for kids and..

Family history and heart disease

Family history and heart disease

Learn what effect your family history could have on your heart and your children’s hearts during Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital’s..

Creative imagery in guided relaxation

Creative imagery in guided relaxation

Kharma Life Center instructor Piperlyne hosts an exploration of guided relaxation into the mind in her “Guided Imagery” class. This..

Renowned violinist visits Memory Café

Renowned violinist visits Memory Café

This month’s Memory Café, hosted by Jewish Family & Children’s Service, will feature internationally known violinist Moshe..

Rehab is key for cardiac recovery

Rehab is key for cardiac recovery

Advances in cardiovascular care have come a long way, but to be most effective, new medications and procedures must be accompanied by a..

New digital service offers free support

New digital service offers free support

Cancer Support Community Arizona (CSCAZ) has formed a partnership with CanSurround, which is the first in Arizona to provide a free, 24/7..

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