Keeping motorcyclists safe on Arizona roadways

Mick Degn loves riding his motorcycle. “It’s relaxing and I get my mind off of everything else,” Degn said. This is something other motorcyclists feel like when they hit the Arizona roadways, but a passion for riding a motorcycle can also be dangerous. “I knew a couple of folks that had been in motorcycle crashes, … Read more

Cultivating healthy habits at an early age

A new book out is helping young people see that growing their own food is a cool thing to do. Arizona-based natural and functional nutritionist Patti Milligan has created a character named Shirley in her book “Why is Shirley Unusual?” It’s a story showing young people through the eyes of someone their own age that … Read more

Keeping kids feet healthy this summer

When you think of keeping your child healthy making sure they eat right, exercise and get plenty of sleep are top priorities. But did you ever think about making sure their feet are healthy? I talked to OrthoArizona foot and ankle specialist Todd Haddon about why it’s important to check your child’s feet. “It’s always … Read more

The road to becoming a doctor


“It was really a dream come true,” said Amina Danishyar. “I couldn’t believe it.” This is how Danishyar felt when she got accepted to the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona four years ago. “I got to learn about medicine, but also about life and surviving medical school,” Danishyar said. … Read more

Keep your heart healthy with nutritious food

February is American Heart Month and one way to keep your heart healthy is by what you eat. I talked to registered dietitian Jody Pannozzo from My Dietitian and asked her what foods she suggests people pick up the next time they’re at the grocery store. “I always recommend to the general population, whether they’re … Read more