Tricks to keep those treats from harming your teeth!

Don’t let the sugar in those treats trick you and harm those precious pearly whites!

Our dental experts have a few tricks to help you sort through all that yummy candy on halloween night so that you reduce your risk of getting cavities.
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Breast Cancer – Now What?

Dania Demaurio

Dania Demaurio, LCSW
Behavioral Health Consultant
NOAH Balsz Health Center

According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), there are 252,710 estimated new cases of breast cancer for 2017. Receiving a breast cancer diagnosis can be one of the most distressing experiences that a woman can experience. It can affect a woman’s psychological, social, physical, and spiritual well-being. A cancer diagnosis often results in unwanted intrusive thoughts about cancer, emotional reactions and psychological challenges, such as anxiety, hopelessness and despair, fear of dying, sense of lonesomeness, and sexual and body-image problems. A cancer diagnosis can also result in change in relationships and a change in a woman’s life and overall decrease in the quality of life. Read more

Domestic Violence – Toxic Stress

Domestic Violence is more common than we may think and negatively impacts a child’s long term mental and physical health. In the United States it is estimated that up to 30% of children, 15.5 million, live in a household where domestic violence is present. Exposure to abuse and neglect can lead to what is called Toxic Stress that causes the body to produce stress hormones over long periods of time, including Cortisol, that can be quite harmful to the developing brain and body of a child. Read more

Venado Valley Health Center – Community Open House

Our Community Open House at Venado Valley Health Center was a success thanks to our amazing staff and partner organizations @MercyCarePlan @MercyMaricopa @Care1stAZ @PHXArtsyEvents @insurusarizona

With over 150 attendees, we were able to provide over 53 flu shots, scheduled several follow up visits and gained new patients. Our Care Team at NOAH are here to help you create and manage your healthy lifestyle habits. Need help setting or sticking to your goals? Call 480-882-4545 today!