Opinion: Pornography Addiction is The New Smoking

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Spiritual Fair Set for May 19

Don't miss out on this weekend's MSCO Spiritual Fair. Mountain Spirit Co-Op is hosting the event on Saturday, May 19th, from 11am – 5pm. Guests...

Free May Workout at Foothills Library

Break a sweat and boost your confidence and energy levels with a fabulous free workout this week! Sarah Nelson Health & Fitness, based right here...
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Attend Bikes, A Balcony, and Some Beers!

Join The Crescent Ballroom's Community Cycling Event! Each Thursday, bicyclists are invited to meet up on the Crescent Ballroom's balcony at 8 pm! The event...

Local Businesses Asked to Join Movement for Childhood Cancer Awareness and...

Now is your Time to Shine for the children and families at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and there are...

Thunderbirds Charities Grants $250,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Thunderbirds Charities, the charitable giving wing of The Thunderbirds, hosts of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, has donated $250,000 to help fund the construction...

Senior Citizens Invited to Health and Wellness Fair

A free event dedicated to senior citizens is scheduled for next month. Older adults and their families are encouraged to attend the Health and Wellness...

Sedona Fire District: Avoid the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

With the recent tragedy in Parks, AZ we are reminded of the dangers of carbon monoxide in our homes. Sedona Fire District encourages residents to...

Humana Hosting Phoenix Hiring Event, Looking To Fill Close To 80...

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company, today announced it is hiring close to 80 full-time national phone sales employees in...

Sourcely Appoints Jeff Mandell as Board Advisor

Sourcely Holdings, Inc., a leader in aftermarket mobile device parts and services, today announced that telecom and consumer electronics industry veteran, Jeff Mandell has...

PebbleCreek Announces Golf Course Expansion

PebbleCreek, a Robson Resort Community, is excited to announce the completion of seven new holes and renovations of the Tuscany Falls Golf Course.  With...

500 children receive free dental care at A.T. Still University’s Give...

On Friday, Feb. 22, A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) and the Arizona Dental Foundation hosted the annual event,...

Looking for a Knock Out Gift for Dad? Celebrate Father’s Day...

  Paul Pelletier, Founder and Owner of Scottsdale Boxing Club (SBC) is celebrating Father’s Day with a knockout gift! Scottsdale Boxing Club is honoring the...

Pose and Cheers at Namaste for Brunch at Mountain Shadows

On Saturday, October 19 kick off your weekend in the shadow of Camelback Mountain at Mountain Shadows with a scenic outdoor yoga class on...

YogaSix Expands with Second Scottsdale Location

YogaSix will open its second location in Arizona in early 2020 at the Mercado Del Rancho shopping center, located at 92nd Street and Shea...

New Partnership Lets Ronald McDonald House Charities® Continue Providing Evening Meals...

Families staying at the Valley’s three Ronald McDonald Houses will continue having evening meals prepared for them through a new relationship with NutritionOne supported...

Power Summer Workouts with Local Protein Pancake Bars

This summer, U.S. Egg Breakfast and Lunch Restaurant is giving nutrition-conscious Arizona consumers a healthy and tasty way to support a local business, stay...
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Growth Spurs Hiring at One Step Beyond

(PHOENIX – Sept. 30, 2020) – One Step Beyond, Inc. (OSBI), the leading provider of innovative education programs for adults who have intellectual disabilities,...
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“A Mountain” Challenge Entices Valley Residents to Rediscover Tempe While Earning...

A little ingenuity is all it takes to get back out and enjoy all that Tempe has to offer this spring, and that’s exactly...

36th Annual Duet Cabaret Raises $115,000 for Duet: Partners In Health...

On Sunday, April 30, more than 350 attendees gathered at the 36th Annual Duet Cabaret, which took place at the Omni Resort at Montelucia...

Arizona Elk Society Creates Hope and Healing for Wounded Veterans

The Arizona Elk Society recently returned from 24 different hunts across northern Arizona. But these weren't ordinary expeditions. As part of the Hunts for...

Fountain of Youth? Sorry, It’s Not Out There

Aging is a natural part of life, but that hasn't stopped people from embarking on efforts to stop the process. Unfortunately, perhaps, those attempts are...

New Jujitsu Studio Coming to Oro Valley

A new jujitsu studio is set to open in Oro Valley next month. Gracie Barra Tucson, a popular Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu martial arts academy is adding...

Expresso Yourself! The Best of Broadway!

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s September Memory Café will feature the Best of Broadway music with Baruch Koritan at Beth El Congregation, 1118 W....

(Opinion) For the Next Generation, Vote YES on Prop 127

We’ve seen a plethora of press, mailers, and nasty TV ads designed to confuse voters about the Clean Healthy AZ ballot initiative, Prop 127,...

Arizona VFWs Partner with Humana and St. Mary’s Food Bank to...

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) Department of Arizona; Humana, a leading health and well-being company; and St. Mary’s Food Bank are partnering to...

Free waves, swim lessons, CPR demos at April Pools Day on...

Get ready to enjoy the waves at Kiwanis Wave Pool as we kick off the swim season with April Pools Day on Saturday, April...

Mountain Shadows Warms Up for Fall Fitness Events

Perfect fall weather calls for plenty of opportunities to get outside and embark on scenic fitness, wellness, and social activities at The Citizens Club...

Free Mammograms and Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser at Luci’s!

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is in October and Luci’s Urban Concepts, has partnered with local nonprofit to raise funds for women battling breast...

2nd Annual “Under The Stars” with Camp Patrick Gala

2nd Annual Under The Stars with Camp Patrick GalaSaturday, March 7, 2020 5:30 pmTicket prices starting at $150 and up. Enjoy an Evening Under the Stars...

Shopping Center Owner Raises Funds to Feed the Leads

CIRE Equity owner and operator of the Park West shopping center and  several other neighborhood centers throughout the valley have launched Feed the Leads,...

North Central Phoenix Business Offers Alternative For Families During Fall Virtual...

Impact Gymnastics Academy, a premier gymnastics and fitness center on the corner of 12th Street and Northern Avenue in Phoenix is offering Study Camps to assist...
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High-End Organic CBD Business Utilizing Cutting-Edge Technology Launches in Arizona

 Locally-owned and grown CBD company, R N’ R Canna, has launched a line of cannabinoid-rich, oil-based serums using aeroponic and hydroponic cultivation techniques, which...
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Video:CBD: What Really Is it?

What is CBD? I get that question quite often from my patients. Unless you are part of the CBD, Cannabis or Marijuana world, there...

VIDEO: Gilbert Violates Water Quality Standards – 5 Things You Need...

Some Gilbert water customers received notice that one area of the town’s water system violated drinking water standards due to higher levels of a...

Good News: Just Thinking About Exercise Makes You Stronger

Good news for those of us who didn’t make it to the gym this morning: science says just thinking about exercise is enough to...

Third Season Grand Opening of Clark Park Farmers Market

Come for the 3rd season Grand Opening of Clark Park Farmers Market, this Saturday, October 7th from 8:00 a.m. to noon.  Saturdays from October through...
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Fifteen Chosen for Dementia Care Fellowship Program

Fifteen individuals have been selected to participate in Hospice of the Valley’s Dementia Care Fellowship program for 2018. They include nurses, educators, social service providers,...

Pyle Adult Recreation Center brings health resources to adults ages 50+on...

The Pyle Adult Recreation Center  655 E. Southern Ave., invites adults and seniors to explore and experience community resources at this year’s free Senior...

Expresso Yourself! Sing along with Shana!

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s October Memory Café will feature the musical talents of Shana Rebilas Bousard, musical theatre actress and music therapist, at...

Book Launch Party November 15th

Phoenix, Arizona (October 31, 2018) – Have you ever thought you should be able to handle anything life throws at you? Have you wondered...

PHX Vegan Food Festival

The 4th annual PHX Vegan Food Festival will be held on Saturday, February 23rd from 11AM to 5PM and on Sunday, February 24th from...

Rise like the Moon at Moonlight Yoga at Mountain Shadows

Renew your mind, body and soul with a one-of-a-kind yoga experience in the shadows of paradise, at Mountain Shadows. Take part in the new...

Dental Hygiene students offer free dental services

MESA, Arizona -- August 22, 2019 -- Mesa Community College Dental Hygiene students seek individuals for complimentary oral health screenings on Saturday, Sept. 7,...

A New Plant-Based Sausage Pizza, Test-Marketed in Phoenix, is Now Available...

Giordano’s becomes the first pizza chain in the U.S. to launch the Impossible™ Pizza at its 70 locations across the country Giordano’s, a brand that helped...

Glow + Flow at Hotel Valley Ho

Looking for a fun way to kick-off your spring weekend? On Friday, April 17, from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m., get ready to light up the...

Health Benefits of Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) is fun, if not the most fun, of all exercises.  Just imagine being outdoors, paddling and racing with a...
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Trainer Loses 130 Pounds, Pivots to Online Coaching to Help Obese...

 (Scottsdale, Ariz. – Sept 11, 2020) Matt Hoodie has lost 130 pounds and kept it off for more than a decade. Since that time,...
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Tempe Prep Students Continue Volunteer Service

Tempe Prep Students Embrace Community Service  By Maya Kostov Whether sending letters to veterans, sorting medical supplies at Project C.U.R.E., cleaning or gardening on the...

Cancer Support Community Arizona Free Public Art Exhibit

Cancer Support Community Arizona, a Phoenix-based nonprofit that delivers free support services, programming, and resources to cancer patients and their families, is kicking off...

FRYE FIRE: DISEASE HAMPERS FIREFIGHTING EFFORTS

Illnesses and diseases are often associated with the colder winter months, not the hot summer months.  But don't tell that to the hotshot fire crews...

Ballet Arizona Helps Parkinson’s Patients Move Their Way to Confidence

More than 10 million people struggle with Parkinson’s disease globally. For those affected, tremors, stiff limbs and poor balance are commonplace, but one fun...
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Phoenix Metro Area Responds to Mexico Earthquake

Phoenix and Mexico trade officials are collaborating on relief efforts, after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shook Mexico City on September 19. “The earthquake resulted in...

Workout Equipment Added In Menlo Park

Want to get your workout on? You're in luck- thanks to the City of Tucson and Pima County, which teamed up to add new...

Humana Announced as Exclusive Arizona Health Plan Sponsor for National Senior...

Humana, a leading health and well-being company, will sponsor the 25th National Senior Health & Fitness Day® on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in which...

Commit to a Healthier Student Life With These 5 Steps

A typical student’s life is occupied with things like academics, club activities, and social events that health rarely becomes a concern. With not much...

Arizona Organizations Search For Solutions to Domestic Violence Against People With...

According to an NPR report released earlier this year, the intellectual and developmental disabilities community is four times more likely to become victims of...

A.T. Still University ranks first in healthcare education

A.T. Still University (ATSU) has been ranked number one in healthcare education for 2019 by Ranking Arizona magazine. Ranking Arizona is the...

Phoenix’s First Ever Hemp-Inspired Wellness Boutique Now Open

Phoenix's First Ever Hemp-Inspired Wellness Boutique Now Open   Phoenix-based resident and entrepreneur, Cathleen Mitchell, announced the opening of her first retail boutique, Kaya Hemp Co. (www.kayahempco.com), located...

Iora Health and Humana Further Expand Relationship to Provide More Humana...

Humana Medicare Advantage members have additional access to high-impact, relationship-based primary care thanks to Iora Health and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) teaming up to...

Winter Tempe Opportunities brochure highlights sports, fitness, arts and educational programs

The winter Tempe Opportunities brochure is filled with easy, convenient and economical solutions to keep the entire family active as you kick off the...

Financial Impact of Coronavirus-Caused Cancelations, Restrictions on Nonprofits at $30 Million

An Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits survey of nonprofit organizations statewide showed that nearly 90% of the 364 respondents have been or expect to be...

200,000 ARIZONANS MAY HAVE MISSED STIMULUS CHECKS THAT TOTAL $198 MILLION

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Cover Arizona and the Arizona Alliance For Community Health Center are launching a public information campaign to assist Arizonans who have not...
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Jewish Family and Children’s Service Expands Virtual Programming for Seniors

(PHOENIX – Oct. 19, 2020) – Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) has expanded its virtual programming for seniors on Zoom starting in November....
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Massage Envy Commits to Diversity, Collaborates with Nationally Recognized Communication Consulting...

Bailey Strategic Innovation Group, one of the nation’s fastest-growing communication consulting firms helping break down the barriers of human communication in the brain, has...

Phoenix Business Journal Honors Isagenix as a 2017 Healthiest Employer

Isagenix, a global leader in health and wellness products and solutions, was recently recognized as a finalist in the Phoenix Business Journal’s 2017 Healthiest...

Navigating Medicare Enrollment? Free Advice Available

One of the most important and, for some, puzzling times of year is the Medicare annual enrollment period, when more than 55 million Americans...
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ASU’s Project Sunshine Chapter Brings Sunshine to the Valley

"Project Sunshine is focused on bringing sunshine to a cloudy day." Brianna Mckissick, a junior at Arizona State University and the president of ASU's...

Play like a kid again at Tempe’s PlayDay on Feb. 24

In keeping with its designation as a Playful City USA community for the ninth consecutive year, Tempe will host a free day of play...

Get Your Produce at the Cordes Lakes Community Center!

It's hard to beat fresh produce, especially during the summer months. Juicy fruits and crisp veggies are some of the most delicious snacks and...

SARRC, Great Hearts Academies Partner for Autism Screening Project

SARRC, Great Hearts Academies Partner for Autism Screening Project The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation Award funding to expand ‘Screening in Schools’ statewide Nationally, the Centers...

Easy Fixes for Dry Winter Skin

 We’re nearly a third of the way through winter and many people are experiencing dry, itchy skin. That’s why the physicians at Affiliated Dermatology...

New Arizona Company Expands Opportunities for New Generation of Well-Rounded...

Scott Novis, Founder, and CEO of Bravous Youth Esports, is an engineer by trade but a sports lover by heart, which lead him to...

Rise + Shine with Brightside Yoga at Hotel Valley Ho

On Sunday, September 29 rise and shine bright on the Sky Line Rooftop deck with a one-hour energizing morning yoga session with Veronica Clark,...

Humana to Host Free Bullhead City Community Wellness Event, Nov. 1

Humana invites the community to attend a free wellness event on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Mohave Community...

Area Agency on Aging Wins 4 National Mature Media Awards

The Area Agency on Aging was a winner in the 28th annual National Mature Media Awards program, earning four awards.  The program, presented by the Mature...

Study Finds Car Steering Wheels Four Times Dirtier Than Toilets

Study Finds Car Steering Wheels Four Times Dirtier Than ToiletsHow To Clean Your Car To Reduce Coronavirus, Other Health Risks (PHOENIX)– While many of us are...

For Individuals with Disabilities, Prolonged Isolation Can Lead to Mental Health...

Individuals with functional needs because of disability are coping with the loss of social and therapy systems due to the pandemicPHOENIX – Anna Del...
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AzNMA Announces 2021 Board of Directors

The Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association (AzNMA) is excited to announce the election of its new board members for 2021. These leaders will continue the association’s mission to promote naturopathic medicine and...
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911OccMed offers Free COVID-19 Vaccines across the Valley

911OccMed, a local woman-owned workplace wellness company is now offering the Covid-19 Vaccine FREE at their Clinics in Tempe, Chandler, and Glendale. To schedule, click the...
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