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The Healthy Dose

Young woman with dark hair clasps her hands in front of her in front of trees and yellow flowers
Tags: medical school, mental health

Lily Nguyen, BSN, RN, is a third-year medical student in the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson whose personal and professional experience ignited a passion to improve mental health services for Asian-... read more

Tags: stroke, stroke risk

Helena Morrison, PhD, RN, discusses her passion for studying the brain and her current research on stroke therapies.  What do you do at the University of Arizona Health Sciences?   I am an associate professor... read more

A specially trained pharmacist answers a phone call at the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center
Tags: poison, drug safety, scorpions, allergic reaction

From accidental medicine overdoses to scorpion stings, see how a poison center answers the call (literally) to provide immediate life-saving information and medical expertise. The phone never truly stops ringing at the... read more