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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..

Local doctor receives service award

Local doctor receives service award

North Central resident Dr. Robert Bohanske has received a 2017 Service Award From the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards..

Grant helps expand health services

Grant helps expand health services

Circle the City has received a $500,000 grant from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to help sustain and expand its mission of..

Easy Tai Chi, Quigong on Wednesday nights

Easy Tai Chi, Quigong on Wednesday nights

North Mountain Visitor Center hosts an ongoing Tai Chi Easy/Qigong class, 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays, taught by Sumr Soudi Breeze of Release..

Free fitness classes held at Hance Park

Free fitness classes held at Hance Park

FitPHX and AARP present “Fall into Fitness” at Margaret T. Hance Park, a free family-oriented group workout series for all ages and..

Treatment options for congestive heart failure

Treatment options for congestive heart failure

Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital on Wednesday, Nov. 15 presents a free seminar about the latest treatment options for congestive heart..

Trade your sweets in for fresh produce

Trade your sweets in for fresh produce

Members of the public are invited to exchange their sugary foods for free produce from the Uptown Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday,..

Cycling and yoga at Mountain Shadows

Cycling and yoga at Mountain Shadows

Cycling and yoga are a natural pairing, providing the yang of cardio with the yin of flexibility for an exercise session that takes your..

Cancer Quilt Project launches at Nov. 3 event

Cancer Quilt Project launches at Nov. 3 event

Cancer Support Community Arizona (CSCAZ), the leader in providing emotional support programs for nearly 20 years to anyone impacted by..

Pafford honored for years of service

Pafford honored for years of service

Dr. Greg Pafford, a third-generation dentist and North Central resident, recently was honored by the Arizona Dental Association with an..

‘Mindful Eating’ looks at different types of hunger

‘Mindful Eating’ looks at different types of hunger

All Saints’ Episcopal Church at 6300 N. Central Ave. hosts a short program on mindful eating on Thursday evenings, Oct. 26, and Nov. 2,..

Free seminar about peripheral artery disease

Free seminar about peripheral artery disease

Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital will present a free seminar from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24 about chronic wound care and Peripheral Artery..

New health center has holistic approach

New health center has holistic approach

After 35 years serving the central Phoenix community, Bayless Integrated Healthcare opened a new fully integrated health center off Central..

Drop-in yoga classes for all ages, levels

Drop-in yoga classes for all ages, levels

Scott Hay, a registered master-level yoga teacher, offers two classes each Monday at Central United Methodist Church, 1875 N. Central Ave...

View a live surgery during heart seminar

View a live surgery during heart seminar

Abrazo Community Health Network will host a free public forum about heart health from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 15 at the Pointe..

Program aids those with disabilities

Program aids those with disabilities

The Arc of Arizona hosts a Family I/DD Resources Conference, for those with intellectual and development disabilities and their family..

New test could detect cancer early

New test could detect cancer early

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and while prostate cancer is the second-most common cancer among men in the United States,..

Learn about essential oils

Learn about essential oils

Learn about essential oils and essential oil-infused products during a presentation 7-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8 in the classroom space at The..

Improve health with Mindful Living classes

Improve health with Mindful Living classes

Neuroplasticity is a relatively new term in the science world. It refers to the brain’s ability to create new connections and change the..

How to restore vaginal health

How to restore vaginal health

Dr. Enriqueta Porras and Dr. Mariana Amaya will host a free educational seminar on MonaLisa Touch, a non-surgical and non-pharmacological..

Donate blood, get a free haircut

Donate blood, get a free haircut

Feel good, do good and look good this September by donating blood or platelets with the American Red Cross and get a free haircut coupon..

Yucca Library hosts blood drive

Yucca Library hosts blood drive

According to the America Red Cross, every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive 9..

Wellness retreat for cancer survivors, family

Wellness retreat for cancer survivors, family

The Cancer Support Community of Arizona hosts “Living Well With & Beyond Cancer: A Wellness Retreat for Survivors and Caregivers,”..

Taking steps to help recover from surgery

Taking steps to help recover from surgery

Three days before Humana’s 100-Day Dash in 2016, Jamie Edmonds, 28, a Consumer Experience consultant in the company’s Biltmore office,..

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