SURPRISE, ARIZ., May 21, 2015 – As part of its philanthropic partnership with Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center (BDWMC), Sun Health Foundation funded a $3.25 million project to relocate and equip the medical center’s new inpatient pharmacy with the most up-to-date features and technology. The new pharmacy is scheduled to open June 2. The […]

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SURPRISE, ARIZ., May 7, 2015 – La Loma Village residents know how to party. We are talking a three-day extravaganza celebrating the community’s first decade. It may not sound like a big deal until you realize that most of the residents are in their 70s, 80s or 90s, not your typical party animals.   La Loma […]

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  SURPRISE, ARIZ., May 4, 2015 – Construction crews have become a common sight on Sun Health Senior Living’s three Life Care campuses. That’s because nonprofit Sun Health has invested between $75 and $100 million since 2013 in renovating or expanding Grandview Terrace, La Loma Village and The Colonnade. “All of these projects reflect our […]

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SURPRISE, ARIZ., April 23, 2015 – Every Friday morning, Martha McDonald dutifully shows up at the Sun Health Resale Shop in Sun City, Ariz., and begins sorting and marking donations – mostly clothes. Before retirement, she worked more than 20 years in the clothing business so she knows good threads when she sees them. It’s […]

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SURPRISE, ARIZ., April 16, 2015 – More than 600,000 knee replacements and more than 285,000 hip replacements are performed each year in the United States and new technologies are making it easier than ever before for surgeons to perform the operations with pinpoint accuracy resulting in excellent outcomes for their patients.   Thanks to a $1.1 […]

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High-tech system provided by Sun Health Foundation donors SURPRISE, ARIZ., April 9, 2015 – The Sun Health Center for Health & Wellbeing recently acquired a high-tech Biodex Balance System™ SD that can test a person’s balance and train them to improve it. The system was made possible through a donation to Sun Health Foundation from […]

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SURPRISE, ARIZ., Mar. 26, 2015 – The Sun Health Center for Health & Wellbeing will offer an 8-week Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) Program starting in mid-May at each of its three locations. Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators, DSME helps individuals with diabetes learn how to manage their disease through healthy eating, regular […]

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SURPRISE, ARIZ., March 12, 2015 –  A textbook Arizona spring day greeted more than 120 golfers who took to the Wigwam Arizona Patriot Golf Course in Litchfield Park on March 9 for a good cause. The “Swinging in the Sun for Charity” tournament raised an estimated $50,000-plus for community wellness programs offered by Sun Health, […]

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SURPRISE, Ariz. – March 5, 2015 – Since its opening last March, the Sun Health Center for Health & Wellbeing has touched the lives of thousands of West Valley residents through health education and fitness classes, support groups and individual consultations designed to help them live longer, healthier lives. One of those lives is Diana (who […]

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