Prevent Teen Suicide – Tips for Parents

By: Julie Lajoe, LPC Counselor

“Suicide is the second leading cause of death for young people between 10 to 24,” according to the suicide prevention lifeline. Youth who are thinking about suicide oftentimes give warning signs of distress. Parents are key in picking up on these signs and can get them much needed help before their child engages in dangerous behavior.

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Newborn Screening Awareness


By Dr. Patricia Avila, Pediatrician

What is Newborn Screening?


The state of Arizona screens for 31 disorders including genetic and metabolic conditions, hearing loss, and specific heart problems. Newborn Screening includes a 2-part blood test, hearing screening, and screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease. [Read more...]

Back to School Health Tips

By Dr. Patricia Avila

Patricia Avila, MDSummer vacation has come to an end and it is now time to get BACK TO SCHOOL!! Here are some ways you can help your children and teens have a healthier school year. We’ve got 5 tips to help your child get off to a great start this school year!
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Back-To-School Health Checks – Desert Mission Health Center

Our NOAH Desert Mission Health Center Back-to-School event was a success! A special thanks to our partners – Delta Dental of Arizona, BHHS Legacy Foundation, Credit Union West and Mercy Care for their support of our programs and services. Does your child need a well-child check, #sportsphysical, and/or #immunizations? Call to schedule at 480-882-4545. #NHCW2019 #ValueCHCs #Pediatrics #LoveMyAZCHC

Back-To-School Health Checks – Venado Valley Health Center

Our NOAH Venado Valley Health Center Back-to-School event was a success! A special thanks to our partners – Delta Dental of Arizona, BHHS Legacy Foundation, Credit Union West and Mercy Care for their support of our programs and services. Does your child need a well-child check, #sportsphysical, and/or #immunizations? Call to schedule at 480-882-4545. #NHCW2019 #ValueCHCs #Pediatrics #LoveMyAZCHC

Back-To-School Health Checks – Palomino Health Center

Our NOAH Palomino Health Center Back-to-School event was a success! A special thanks to our partners – Delta Dental of Arizona, BHHS Legacy Foundation, Credit Union West and Mercy Care for their support of our programs and services. Does your child need a well-child check, #sportsphysical, and/or #immunizations? Call to schedule at 480-882-4545 #NHCW2019 #ValueCHCs #Pediatrics #LoveMyAZCHC

Back-To-School Health Checks – Heuser Family Medicine

Our NOAH Heuser Family Medicine Center Back-to-School event was a success! A special thanks to our partners – Delta Dental of Arizona, BHHS Legacy Foundation, Credit Union West and Mercy Care for their support of our programs and services. Does your child need a well-child check, #sportsphysical, and/or #immunizations? Call to schedule at 480-882-4545. #NHCW2019 #ValueCHCs #Pediatrics #LoveMyAZCHC

Summer Fun in The Sun

By Dr. Amit Jain, NOAH Pediatrician


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Pool Safety Tips

By Dr. Amit Jain, NOAH Pediatrician


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How to Create a Smoke-Free Environment for Your Child

“#Parents need to make every effort to keep their #children away from #smokers & #secondhandsmoke,” says our friends at the American Academy of Pediatrics. Our Care Team at NOAH will work with you & your child to choose the best path for their overall #health & #wellness. To schedule an apt., please call 480-882-4545! #pediatrics #familymedicine #prenatalcare #counseling