University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Ask Grover: What’s Your Favorite Breakfast Fruit?

6 hours 12 min ago
Grover of “Sesame Street” takes over Ask Well and solves the riddle of his favorite breakfast fruit.

Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: College Stress, Flossing and Back Pain Relief

9 hours 21 min ago
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Feature: The Secret Sadness of Pregnancy With Depression

10 hours 50 sec ago
Pregnant women often fear taking the antidepressants they rely on. But not treating their mental illness can be just as dangerous.

Well: Ask Well: Floss or Brush First?

10 hours 21 min ago
Few studies address the question, and dentists have opinions both ways. One says it’s human nature to skip the tougher job, so get that done first.

Well: Ask Grover: How to Get Children to Eat Vegetables

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 1:34pm
Sesame Street’s Grover took over Ask Well this week to answer questions about the new cookbook “Sesame Street Let’s Cook!” and how to encourage healthful eating for children.

Well: Smuggling a Beer for My Hospital Patient

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:04pm
When I think about being a doctor, I think of adrenaline and a rush of decisions and the hope of saving lives. But I also think of one moment in a hospital room sharing a smuggled Guinness.

Well: Anxious Students Strain College Mental Health Centers

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:02am
Anxiety has surpassed depression as the most common mental health diagnosis among college students.

Well: Slushies vs. Frozen Underwear for Hot-Weather Workouts

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 7:44am
To stay comfortable when exercising in higher temperatures, precooling with ice can be helpful. But the benefits depend on where you put the ice.

Well: Committing to a Dog After Cancer

Thu, 05/28/2015 - 2:30am
It was a month before my two-year cancer anniversary, and I was ready to make a commitment – to life, longevity and a puppy.

Well: Sesame Street Says ‘Let’s Cook’

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:28am
A new cookbook from Grover, Cookie Monster and friends encourages children to take part in the cooking of their meals.

Well: Oral Steroids May Be Ineffective Against Sciatica Back Pain

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 1:28pm
Prednisone is almost completely ineffective as a treatment for the pain caused by a herniated disk, a randomized trial has found.

Well: Wide Use of Antibiotics Allows C. Diff to Flourish

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 1:28pm
Hospitals have reported drastic increases in severe cases of C. difficile, but new treatments offer hope.