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Verde Valley Medical Center and the Cancer Centers of Northern Arizona Healthcare – Sedona have elevated the level of cancer care available in the Verde Valley through an affiliation agreement with the University of Arizona Cancer Center.

August 17, 2012

According to the CDC, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States and about 65-90 percent of melanomas are caused by ultraviolet rays.

By By Jetal Patel, OD August 17, 2012
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Studies and experience have modified over time the procedures now recommended for CPR and they may not be the same as how you were once trained.

August 17, 2012

Early detection of breast cancer improves the chance for cure. Digital mammography is a new form of mammography.

August 17, 2012

Quitting smoking may be one of the hardest things for a smoker to do.

August 17, 2012
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This time of year with the start of school and changing weather can also bring on the common cold. Test your knowledge of preventative measures and treatments for colds.

August 17, 2012
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VVMC’s Surgical Services offers both inpatient and outpatient procedures.

August 17, 2012

We preplan many things in our lives: retirement, children’s college education, saving for a house, having adequate life or disability insurance.

By By Steve Palmer August 17, 2012
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The Verde Valley is in the middle of a national initiative to keep kids and adults “moving” to hedge an apparent decline in overall health.

August 17, 2012
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Committed to staying on the cutting-edge of medical care, VVMC is a proud participant in several medical research projects.

August 17, 2012
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Seniors over age 65 who need a nursing home level of care have options, according to Arizona Long Term Care Services of Cottonwood. Many ALTCS participants live in their own homes or in an assisted living facility and receive needed in-home services.

August 17, 2012

Last year, 56 Arizona residents died due to heat related illnesses

August 17, 2012

These days, smaller is better. The smaller the electronic gadget the better; right? But the principle also applies to surgery.

August 17, 2012
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From accidents to injuries on the field, or the normal wear and tear of life, Verde Valley Medical Center’s Orthopedic Program stands ready with comprehensive surgical and rehabilitation services.

August 17, 2012

It is one of those diseases you rarely hear of. But then again genital ailments are seldom the subject of polite conversation.

August 17, 2012
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According to the Mental Health Foundation, depression is more common in the elderly than in any other age group, affecting 20 percent of those living in the community and 40 percent of those living in assisted living/care homes.

August 17, 2012
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Northern Arizona Hospice, a subsidiary of Verde Valley Medical Center, will build the Verde Valley’s first hospice house.

August 17, 2012
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2011: Hit the trails, get back in the game
VVMC’s EntireCare puts you back ‘on track’

The EntireCare Rehab & Sports Medicine Experts offers an interdisciplinary approach to assist patients in preventing disability, restoring functioning capabilities to the highest possible level and assisting in the maintenance of that level.

August 19, 2011
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Nurses Network is 25! Offering comprehensive home care and custodial services that allow individuals to live independently at home, Nurses Network is dedicated to providing exceptional services in the home -- the true healing environment.

August 19, 2011

From accidents to injuries on the field, or the normal wear and tear of life, Verde Valley Medical Center’s Orthopedic Program stands ready with comprehensive surgical and rehabilitation services

August 19, 2011
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The Verde Valley Guidance Clinic began offering primary care medical services to its seriously mentally ill patients about two and a half years ago as part of a national campaign to improve the general health of persons with mental illness by integrating psychiatric and primary care.

By By Richard Dehnert August 19, 2011
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Where can you get a flu shot, see a doctor when your child is sick and get an affordable reproductive health exam? At the same place that inspects restaurants for safe food practices, traps mosquitoes to test for West Nile virus and makes home visits to see newborn babies with medical problems.

August 19, 2011
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Seniors and people with various illnesses or disabilities often need in-home services to assist them with everyday tasks they cannot do themselves. There is a wide range of in-home care available, from cleaning services through skilled nursing.

August 19, 2011