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Top 10 Health Issues in Arizona (access required)

1. Population growth has outpaced health planning Arizona’s growth rate has outpaced planning capabilities, and health largely has been left out of perspective. As a result, there are insufficient human and physical resources to ensure a healthy population. Arizona Department ...

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State plays catch up (access required)

With one dentist for every 2,520 residents, experts say Arizona ranks near the bottom in dental care. The state’s only dental school and another set to open in fall 2008 will help bridge the gap.

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Early ed gains momentum in states (access required)

This fall, states will see the results of the big bucks they are promising to plug into early education programs. Among several states expanding access to preschool classes, Washington state will have an extra 2,250 pre-kindergarten spaces, Oregon will serve ...

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