The Healthy Foodie
Ever heard the saying, “The happiest days of a boat owner’s life are the day he buys the boat and the day he sells it?”
Here's a schedule of Banner Payson Seniors schedule of events for the upcoming week.
My 13-month-old daughter looked at us happily as she munched on sushi, until the wasabi hit.
Diabetes is a serious disease. It can lead to kidney problems, glaucoma and other eye disorders, foot ulcers, amputation of feet or legs, stroke, diabetic coma, and even death.
U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has introduced the Permanent VA Choice Card Act, legislation that would make permanent the three-year pilot program for the Choice Card, which was established under the Veterans Access, Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act to enable veterans who live more than 40 miles from a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospital or cannot access care in a reasonable timeframe.
Two programs are planned for the balance of August to assist area veterans and their families.
Hospice Compassus Executive Director Mary Jane Rogers wants to remind the people in the Rim Country, “Hospice is not about dying but rather we enable patients to enjoy every ‘Moment of Life’ they can.
Sonora Quest Laboratories has launched My Lab ReQuest™, a new service empowering consumers in Arizona to take control of their health by ordering certain lab tests on their own. A new Arizona law, effective July 3, now allows consumers Direct Access Testing from a licensed clinical laboratory without physician orders.
Falls might seem like a minor health issue, but as we age they can result is serious complications.
Check with your doctor or county health department about the vaccines now available
You want to do what is best for your children. You know about the importance of car seats, baby gates and other ways to keep them safe. But, did you know that one of the best ways to protect your children is to make sure they have all of their vaccinations?
The Healthy Foodie
I have two canning pots in my garage, one for a water bath and the other for high pressure canning.
Banner Payson Medical Center welcomed its first two babies, a boy and a girl, in the two days following its taking the reins.
Banner Payson Seniors is located at 215 N. Beeline Highway, Payson, 928-472-9290. Hours of operation: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-noon.
We live in Arizona at an elevation of almost 5,000 feet. We are at a greater risk of getting skin cancer — the air is lovely up here, but it’s also thinner. If you are fair skinned and had any severe sunburns in your youth, you are even more at risk.
Skin. It is the biggest organ of the human body. On an adult it covers about 22 square feet and tips the scale at eight pounds.