New YRMC Outpatient Laboratory Ready to Serve Community

New YRMC Outpatient Laboratory Ready to Serve Community

On Monday, September 28, Yavapai Regional Medical Center (YRMC) opens a state-of-the-art outpatient laboratory testing center in Prescott Valley. The Outpatient Draw Center at YRMC East will serve Quad Cities residents’ lab exam needs, including blood work and other...
Senior Senses: Touchy Feely

Senior Senses: Touchy Feely

When we touch something, the nerves in the fingers send impulses to the brain that instantly identifies the sensation – whether it is hot or cold, soft or hard. As we age, however, our sense of touch becomes less sensitive.   These changes can be related to a...
Mask Up AZ and Here’s Why

Mask Up AZ and Here’s Why

While COVID-19 continues to spread across Arizona, the issue of whether or not to wear a mask remains a point of debate. Some argue it does nothing to kill the virus. Some say a mask compromises their personal freedom. Others assert they are stronger than any virus...
Quad-City COVID-19 Patient Tells His Story

Quad-City COVID-19 Patient Tells His Story

Gary Ong was well prepared for physical distancing and the other restrictions that came with the COVID-19 pandemic. Since 1999, he has lived on 6 acres of land on the outskirts of Mayer, Arizona, surrounded by National Forest and ranch land. “Everyone has acreage in...