Tag: health

SaddleBrooke’s First Blood Drive of 2023

Michael and Laurie Lien We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season, and may you all have a safe and healthy 2023. The Red Cross goals for 2023 are simple: collect as much blood as possible. We had a record year in SaddleBrooke blood drives, thanks to our wonderful donors and volunteers. As a result,…

Prescription Drug Drop-Off Program

The Prescription Drug Drop-Off is held on the second Friday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon, and the fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Pinal County Sheriff’s Substation (a few doors down from Bank of the West). Future dates are as follows: Friday, Jan. 13, from 10…

2 Your Health: Headaches Can Be a ‘Pain in the Neck’

Dr. Craig W. Brue, D.C. If you have frequent headaches, you’re not alone. According to the American Chiropractic Association, nine out of ten Americans suffer from headaches. Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. Research shows that spinal adjustments—the primary form of care provided by doctors…

Prescription Drug Drop-Off Program

The Prescription Drug Drop-Off is held on the second Friday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon, and the fourth Tuesday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Pinal County Sheriff’s Substation (a few doors down from Bank of the West). Please wear a mask if not vaccinated. Upcoming dates are…

Last Blood Drive of 2022

Michael and Laurie Lien It’s hard to believe that 2022 is almost over. Because of our wonderful donor turnouts, our blood unit count for this year has surpassed all previous years since the SaddleBrooke blood drives began. Hopefully, due to the demand for blood, we can continue our high donation rate for the coming year.…

Health Night Out: Plastic Surgery, October 24 at 7 p.m.

Phyllis Ketring Plastic surgery isn’t just for people who want to look younger. Richard Hess, M.D., Sven Sandeen, M.D., and the newest team member of Hess & Sandeen Plastic Surgery, Elizabeth Lee, M.D., will discuss plastic surgery for cosmetics and for medical and reconstructive uses on Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. in the MountainView Ballroom.…

2022 Health Fair

The 2022 SaddleBrooke Health Fair is Saturday, Oct. 22, from 9 a.m. to noon. Fairgoers will find exhibits at both SaddleBrooke One and MountainView. Parking is at MountainView, as in prior years. Shuttles run between the two clubhouses every 10 minutes. Cars with handicap stickers and golf carts may park at SaddleBrooke One. The immunization clinic…