Will Escape the Room-Arizona escape the bankrupt fate of other adult role-playing games?
The room is strange and narrow, like a walk-in closet converted into a playroom for a child in the 1980s. A poster of Michael Jackson hangs on the brick wall, keeping watch over the retro exercise bike and analog television illuminated with an Atari video game in reset mode.
These local nonprofits step outside the box and make philanthropy fun.
As far as organizational activities go, 501(c)(3) groups aren't exactly known for their edginess – certainly, their importance in providing awareness and aid for good causes is well-documented, but fundraising is hardly a party – unless you're one of these local nonprofits, each of which takes a new tack toward bettering the world.
Valley doctors give chemo patients and people with pattern baldness confidence in their coiffures.
Dr. Shelly Friedman will be the first to tell you that laser therapy hair restoration is not an FDA-cleared procedure for chemotherapy patients. He will also tell you that based on his experience, it works.
Therapists trumpet EMDR as a PTSD treatment that really works –
even if no one’s sure how.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy sounds like hypnosis – somebody asks you to follow their fingers with your eyes in an attempt to access your subconscious and suggest thought-pattern changes. But unlike hypnosis, EMDR has no stereotypical connotations of making people cluck like chickens and is a highly respected therapy with well-documented results – even if “follow my fingers with your eyes” is a far cry from “let me find my prescription pad.”
After four decades selling art nationwide, renowned
Southwest artist Ed Mell finally opens his own gallery in the Valley.
Ed Mell managed to skip the starving artist stage on his way to becoming one of the most successful Southwestern artists of our time. The native Arizonan set out to become an income-generating artist in the '70s and has been selling strong ever since. “He was successful from day one,” says Mark Sublette, who represents Mell in his Medicine Man Gallery in Tucson.
After going through menopause in her 30s,
a Valley physician advocates controversial hormone medications.
Dr. Angela DeRosa was a medical school student in her 20s when the symptoms began. Moodiness. Heart palpitations. Low libido. Hot flashes.
Death in the Brotherhood
Who killed Cave Creek Hells Angel Patrick Eberhardt? There are some striking theories on the street. ...
Where will you live in 2035? Who will be Arizona governor in 2050? What about that bullet train to Tucson? And zombies? Steal a glimpse of the Phoenix that could be. ...
Hells Angels Shootout
After a fierce shootout last year in Chino Valley between members of the Hells Angels and rival bikers the Vagos, it seems a turf battle is brewing. Could Phoenix be a future battleground?It was a peaceful Saturday morning like any other for Terrance...
As badly as the recent Veterans affairs scandal has tarnished the agency’s reputation... ...
With an assist from a motivated widower, Mayo Clinic uncovers a genetic link to a little-known heart condition called SCAD. On Jan. 2, 2011, 51-year-old Judy Alico experienced blurry vision and pain in her right arm. She was rushed from her Scottsda...