Cardiac arrest treatment that uses life support machine boosts survival

Washington, DC - Using a life support machine to replicate the functions of the heart and lungs significantly improved the survival of people who suffered from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, according to a new study published in The Lancet

Who should get the flu vaccine and when?

Yuma, Arizona - Public health experts are urging the people to ensure they are properly vaccinated against the flu, citing it's doubly important this season because of the ongoing pandemic.

Governor Ducey And Health Leaders Urge Arizonans To Get Flu Shot

Phoenix, Arizona - As Arizona continues efforts to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19, state health agencies and the Governor’s Office are partnering with health care providers and businesses to prepare for the upcoming flu season.

Mayo scientists develop mathematical index to distinguish healthy microbiome from diseased

Rochester, Minnesota - What causes some people to develop chronic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, cancer and metabolic syndrome while others stay healthy? A major clue could be found in their gut microbiome the trillions of microbes living inside the digestive system that regulate various bodily functions.

Acute flaccid myelitis: Don’t ignore the symptoms - Health Matters

Scottsdale, Arizona - Acute flaccid myelitis or AFM is a rare, polio-like condition that causes sudden weakness in a person's arms or legs and can lead to respiratory distress. Most often occurring in children, AFM can result in permanent disability, even death.