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Chandler resident Gus LaZear was named vice president and general manager of the Virginia G. Piper Sports & Fitness Center for Persons with Disabilities (SpoFit), a program run by the Arizona Bridge to Independent Living.
Saying the elderly can be abused anywhere, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Monday that hospitals can be sued under special laws designed to protect vulnerable adults.
The opening lines of “It’s For You,” by Douglas Penick, Shambala Sun, May, 2014, caught my attention: “bad news can come to feel a little like falling in love.” In this case, the author received a call from his physician informing him that he had cancer. So what is this about falling in love? What is there to love about learning that one has a life threatening disease?
Just four years ago Ahwatukee resident and multi-business owner Tim Berry, 47, was battling decades of alcohol dependency that had finally brought him to rock bottom, losing his job and many friends and family.
The only coach Desert Vista boys soccer has had is no longer running the program.
What is the ACL?
Aria Anderson risked years of misfortune when she opened her sock monkey umbrella inside her hospital room during a late morning in January. She did so to hide from the group of strangers who came to see her, and the strategy proved effective; her unfurled shield more than covered the slight 6-year-old’s frame.
What makes up the shoulder?
Aria Anderson, 6, plays drums with music therapist Angela Wibben while massage therapist Cynthia Zimmerman massages her back at the Banner Children's Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.
Aria Anderson, 6, watches a music video with music therapist Angela Wibben while massage therapist Cynthia Zimmerman massages her back at the Banner Children's Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.
Aria Anderson, 6, plays a kazoo with music therapist Angela Wibben while massage therapist Cynthia Zimmerman massages her mother, Tina's, back at the Banner Children's Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.
Who provides physical therapy?
How common is cleft lip or palate deformity?
Ahwatukee Foothills resident Lori Cairns knows what it’s like to receive a disappointing diagnosis about the mental health of her toddler. She also knows it’s possible to overcome that diagnosis. Now, through a new documentary, she’s sharing her story of hope and success.
There is no other sporting community like Ahwatukee Foothills in Arizona, or maybe anywhere.
Never, ever, ever give up.
Having a true season of joy is a tall order for some people during the holidays, who may envision a time filled with too much to do, interactions with unpleasant family members and a season focused on things rather than experiences.
Ahhh, it’s that time of the year again. The holiday traditions take us home for the holidays to reunite with parents, siblings, cousins and old friends. Often this experience is joyous and as it should be, a time to appreciate one another, reminisce about the past and enjoy food, wine, gifts and conversation.
What do you think? Can porn be addictive? More mental health professionals are telling us “yes it can,” and further, it can be as addictive as hard-core drugs and it’s known to change the health of the brain.
Each of us at some point in our life will be faced with a life limiting illness, either personally or facing the death of a loved one. There is an incredible resource in this community that provides comfort, dignity and respect to all those coping with a serious or life-limiting illness. It’s Hospice of the Southwest.
Rehab Plus has tripled in size in just four years in Ahwatukee Foothills. Its new upgraded location has 9,000 square feet of training and physical therapy space.
The benefits of regular yoga practice can be life changing, but access to those classes can sometimes seem out of reach.