University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Think Like a Doctor: Limping Along

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:53am
A 2-year-old boy suddenly stops walking. Can you figure out why?

Well: Think Like a Doctor: Limping Along Solved!

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:51am
Readers solve the real-life case of a 2-year-old boy who stopped walking.

Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: Poison Fish, Fitness Age and Guinea Pigs

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 10:00am
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Phys Ed: Older Athletes Have a Strikingly Young Fitness Age

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 9:33am
Older athletes can be much younger, physically, than they are in real life.

Well: Sugary Drinks Take a Deathly Toll

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:18am
Consumption of sugary drinks results in some 184,000 deaths worldwide each year, a new analysis found.

Kathryn Barnard, Innovator in Care and Development of Newborns, Dies at 77

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 5:28pm
Dr. Barnard conducted studies of infants and their parents that helped illustrate the connection between early stimulation of the senses and social, emotional and behavioral growth.

Well: Noise May Be Bad for the Heart

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 9:30am
Constant exposure to moderate levels of traffic noise may increase the risk for cardiovascular disease, a report in The European Heart Journal says.

The Mental Health Issue: Tell It About Your Mother

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 1:36pm
Can brain-scanning help save Freudian psychoanalysis?

Personal Health: With Summer Sun Come Signs of Danger

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 8:57am
The latest findings on the damage caused by ultraviolet radiation are enough to send one running past the sunscreen to get indoors.

Well: Senior Tech: A Tablet for Aging Hands Falls Short

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 7:29am
The AARP RealPad promises “no confusion and no frustration” for older adults. Starting with the on button, it delivers the opposite.

Celgene to Pay $1 Billion for Biotech Collaboration With Juno

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:46pm
As part of the deal, Celgene will acquire 9.1 million shares of Juno, a leader in cancer drugs that use patients’ immune systems to attack tumors.

Well: Think Like a Doctor

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 3:01pm
Documents that are part of this week’s Think Like a Doctor were accidentally published ahead of schedule.

Well: Guinea Pigs Are Autistic Child’s Best Friend

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 1:48pm
Studies show that interactions at school make the student calmer and more willing to be there.