Tag: Arizona Department of Health Services

Sept. 16 — ‘Diné Perspective on Maternal Health’

| September 13, 2021
Sept. 16 — ‘Diné Perspective on Maternal Health’

The Arizona Department of Health Services will present “Dine Perspectives on Maternal Health” from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16.

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Expect More Arizona — Entering a contest is a great way to motivate students during virtual learning. See more state education news here

| December 15, 2020
Expect More Arizona — Entering a contest is a great way to motivate students during virtual learning. See more state education news here

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, students around the world have been struggling with the adjustment to learning at home. The dramatic change in the lives of children and teens has brought challenges such as lack of motivation, loneliness and depression. In one study, 46% of teachers reported that they have encountered more student mental health concerns right now than they did before the pandemic.

To help other teens during these hard times, I wrote and published an advice book filled with ways teens can make the best out of this situation. As a teenager myself, I know that it’s extremely important for teens to find engaging things to focus on and passions to explore. While writing my book, I discovered various contests (in art, writing, STEM and other categories) that students can enter and win cash prizes, recognition from major publications and more amazing opportunities. Here are some of the *best* competitions for tweens and teens to enter!

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Job Opportunity in Phoenix

| August 22, 2016
Job Opportunity in Phoenix

Arizona Department of Health Services is looking for a Health Program Manager in Phoenix…

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Help Az Health Services Learn About Your Child’s Health

| June 13, 2016
Help Az Health Services Learn About Your Child’s Health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health …

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Adolescent Brain Development

| June 6, 2016
Adolescent Brain Development

The Arizona Department of Health Services has added 4 new Adolescent Brain Development: Understanding the Impact of Stress & Trauma training dates in Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff…

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Tell us about your child’s health

| April 25, 2016
Tell us about your child’s health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health …

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Adolescent Brain Development: Understanding the Impact of Stress & Trauma

| April 18, 2016
Adolescent Brain Development: Understanding the Impact of Stress & Trauma

Please join the Arizona Department of Health Services for a FREE two-day training…

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Tell us about your child’s health

| February 22, 2016
Tell us about your child’s health

The Arizona Department of Health Services has asked the Coconino County Public Health Services District for assistance in learning more about our children’s health … We understand that your time is very important. Please consider taking the Arizona Children’s Health Survey. …

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Latest Child Fatality Review Data Finds Fewer Deaths, But More Resources Needed

| December 6, 2015
Latest Child Fatality Review Data Finds Fewer Deaths, But More Resources Needed

The Arizona Department of Health Services’ Child Fatality Review Team recently released its annual review of child deaths in the state, indicating that while the overall mortality rate in 2014 had dropped from the previous year, there are still too many Arizona children whose lives could have been saved.

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Swim Safe Arizona!

| July 27, 2015
Swim Safe Arizona!

Swimming has many health benefits , but it’s important to practice safe swimming in order to avoid injury or illness. Recreational water illnesses (RWIs) are caused by swallowing water or breathing in mists from contaminated water in swimming pools, hot tubs/spas, water parks, lakes, rivers or oceans. Read more for tips on safe swimming!

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