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Your Guide to Reproductive Resources In Arizona

The Phoenix-based organization Instituto has compiled a list of resources to help Arizonans looking for medical information, volunteer opportunities, and more. 

Pima County Medical Examiner Dr. Greg Hess goes over daily death numbers at the medical examiner's office, Wednesday, July 29, 2020, in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona has seen a 20% rise in its overall number of deaths in the first seven months of 2020 - and not all of them have been directly attributed to the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Pima County Medical Examiners Hit With Sharp Increase in COVID-19 Cases

As the nation enters a third year under the threat of COVID-19, Arizona medical examiners say they are struggling to keep up with rising caseloads driven largely by rising deaths from the virus at a time when there is a shortage in forensic pathologists.

Planned Parenthood
Your Guide to Reproductive Resources In Arizona

The Phoenix-based organization Instituto has compiled a list of resources to help Arizonans looking for medical information, volunteer opportunities, and more. 

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Yuma Mother Documents 4-Year-old’s Struggle With Rare Moebius Syndrome

Researchers estimate that the syndrome affects as few as 1 in 500,000 newborns, according to The National Library of Medicine.

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Arizona’s Growing Latino Population Is Underrepresented Among Teachers

Only 16% of Arizona’s more than 58,000 teachers are Latino.

Maricopa County Fair
Maricopa County Fair Returns After Two-Year Pandemic Hiatus

“We didn’t have any business for two years, so we are very happy to get back at it.”

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US Agency Considers Revoking Arizona’s Work Safety Oversight

Arizona is the only state that refused to implement a temporary emergency standard related to COVID-19 last June.