Your Health

Subscribe

Tease photo

Knit, Crochet and Stitch Group donates warm fuzzies

Members of Payson Regional Medical Center’s Senior Circle Knit, Crochet and Stitch Group recently presented toys and blankets to Payson Police Chief Don Engler.

Tease photo

Nutmeg’s surprising health benefits

The Healthy Foodie

Ah, the holidays!

Tease photo

Ask the pharmacist: Dec. 30

Q. What medicines should I take if I get the flu?

Tease photo

Stay healthily hydrated even when temperature drops

Roughly 75 percent of the North American population is chronically dehydrated. By the time you feel thirsty (and sometimes when you don’t) you may already be getting dehydrated.

Tease photo

Senior Circle Calendar of Events: Dec. 30

Senior Circle will be closed through Jan. 2 to give our volunteers an opportunity to enjoy the holidays with their families. We will reopen Jan. 5.

Tease photo

Black & White Ball: A tradition of elegance, fun and generosity

The tradition of the Mogollon Health Alliance’s Black & White Ball started in 2007 as a way to raise money to bring a dialysis facility to Rim Country.

Tease photo

Drug problem has a far reach

I don’t think it would surprise anyone to learn we have a drug problem in Payson.

Tease photo

Quilt winner

The Mogollon Health Alliance’s Arts & Crafts group recently presented its benefit quilt to the lucky ticket-holder, Peggy Felten.

Tease photo

The white elephant gift that was more

The Healthy Foodie

As I picked up the festively wrapped present from under the tree during the annual Roundup Christmas party, our sales director Frank LaSpisa whispered, “Don’t open that one, it looks like a white elephant present.”

Tease photo

‘JustServe’ coming to Rim Country

A new source of volunteers is coming to Payson and the Rim Country.

Tease photo

Steps to help fight the holiday blues offered by Cenpatico

Holiday greetings and office parties, Christmas tree lots and cheery cards in the mail — the holiday season is a joyous time for many, a time of gathering with family and friends.

Tease photo

Senior Circle Calendar of Events: Dec. 16

Senior Circle is located at 215 N. Beeline Highway,Payson; (928) 472-9290. Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to noon, Friday.

Tease photo

Medicare in 2015 will have several cost savings

Good news for people with Medicare in 2015: Part B costs will remain the same as in 2014.

Tease photo

GMOs — good, bad or indifferent?

The Healthy Foodie

One day, Bill O’Rourke, a spry, energetic, adorable sprite of an 80-plus-year-old man, walked into my office and told me I needed to write about GMOs, the genetically modified organisms that have become increasingly common in industrialized agriculture.

Tease photo

Is it a cold or is it the flu?

How do you know if you have the flu or simply a cold?