It's Time To Spring Clean Your Health - Prescott Living Magazine

It’s Time to Spring Clean your Health

by Hojat Askari, Founder and Medical Director, Thumb Butte Medical Center Following a relatively mild winter in Greater Prescott we may not have been forced inside for weeks at a time, but spring is always a good time to assess the state of your health and look for areas in which you might need to … Read More…

Nurture your Immunity Throughout Winter

by Dr. Hojat Askari, Founder and Medical Director, Thumb Butte Medical Center Winter is a beautiful season around Greater Prescott, but like everywhere else it’s a fertile breeding ground for respiratory viruses and other infections. We need to be more vigilant than ever about bolstering our immune systems so we can make it through the … Read More…

Love Reigns at Zoological Sanctuary

by Molly Williams, Education Coordinator, Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary It’s a tale of true love! If you’ve been to the Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary within the last year, you may have noticed a great horned owl perched in a tree near one of our great horned owl exhibits. Did one of our owls find its … Read More…

Eat. Drink. Adventure! Chino Valley

by Maggie Tidaback, Economic Development Project Manager, Town of Chino Valley Some find it hard to believe, but Chino Valley has amazing restaurants and places to get adult beverages while enjoying the peaceful and friendly environment of Chino Valley. Try these spots. Eat Essence — Chino Valley’s first upscale establishment. Modern American cuisine; fine wine … Read More…

Keep Kids Healthy as They Return to School

by Dr. Hojat Askari, Founder and Medical Director, Thumb Butte Medical Center School campuses have long been known as incubators for germs, and children typically get six to eight colds per year, according to Stanford Children’s Health. The continued presence of COVID-19 is adding another layer of concern as this academic year begins. Fortunately, some … Read More…

Nature Niños: More Families Being Introduced to Local Trails

by Kelly Tolbert, Recreation Coordinator, City of Prescott The new Nature Niños Prescott campaign has started to help local families with young children safely explore nature. Scientific data supports that spending time outdoors is beneficial to physical, mental and emotional health. So, the City of Prescott Recreation Services Department, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension SNAP … Read More…

Chino Valley Tourism Campaign Launched!

by Maggie Tidaback, Economic Development Project Manager, Town of Chino Valley Yes, there is tourism in Chino Valley. When I first began this journey a lot of the response was “there is no tourism in Chino Valley.” We have outdoor adventure tourism, wining and dining, historic, agri-tourism and more! The saying #morevinoinchino is a real … Read More…

Good Health Involves Body and Mind

by Dr. Hojat Askari, Founder and Medical Director, Thumb Butte Medical Center Working toward better health for yourself and your family will result in many positives — feeling more fit, improving your physical health and serving as a role model for your family and friends. But true health also involves making sure you have a … Read More…