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  • When's the last time you had a really good night's sleep? If you're like most of us, it doesn't happen often enough especially as we get older. (Source: 123rf.com)

    Getting a good night's sleep as you get older

    When's the last time you had a really good night's sleep? If you're like most of us, it doesn't happen often enough especially as we get older.

  • How to spot a reshipping job scam

    Be very cautious of any job that asks you to share personal information or hand over money. 

  • It's called CardioMEMS, a heart failure monitoring device. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Phoenix-area veteran says monitoring device is keeping him heart attack free

    It's being called a revolution in heart failure management and it's only about the size of a paper clip. It's called CardioMEMS, a heart failure monitoring device.

  • Workers of the baby-boomer age can get a bad rap. (Source: 123rf.com)

    Baby Boomers getting bad rap at work due to misconceptions

    The day-to-day grind at work can be trying enough for anyone but if you are of a certain age, there can sometimes be more stress added to your workday.

  • Health experts say it's never too late to start a regular activity routine. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Exercising to avoid injury as you get older

    We all know it's important to exercise but experts say it's even more important as we get older. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    VIDEO: CBS 5 This Morning anchor Preston Phillips talks about bird he rescued during Monday's storm

    Have you ever thought about the critters that live inside during a major storm?

    CBS 5 anchor Preston Philips discussed his experience rescuing a bird during Monday’s storm.  If you find abandoned wildlife,  you can take it to the Liberty Wildlife.

    [Critter Corner]

  • (Source: Various museums)

    Phoenix museums to help you keep cool

    It is summer in Phoenix, you are hot and getting bored sitting around the home. So why not check out a museum?!

  • The Fiesta Bowl is now accepting applications for community groups to be an entry in the 2018 Fiesta Bowl Parade. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Applications now being accepted for 2018 Fiesta Bowl Parade

    The Fiesta Bowl is now accepting applications for community groups to be an entry in the 2018 Fiesta Bowl Parade.

  • Viewpoint RV & Golf Resort is one of several neighborhoods targeting aging workers and retirees from as young as 50 years old. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Hip, social communities catered to people 50+ are popping up across the country

    Older Americans are deciding to move in together as roommates, to save money and be more social.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Phoenix Children's Hospital implants artificial heart in youngest patient ever

    A 10-year-old Yuma boy is the youngest person in the United States living with a total artificial heart, and he got it at  Phoenix Children's Hospital.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Mesa community perfect for baby boomers

    Some people over the age of 50 are deciding to move in together as roommates to save money and be more active and social. 

  • Baby Boomer-aged nurses are said to be leaving their industry faster than ever and there is still a nationwide nursing shortage. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Baby Boomer nurses expected to retire in droves in next few years

    According to a study, in 2008, the number of working Baby Boomer RNs was at its peak. In two more years, it will be predicted there will be 50 percent fewer nurses in the workforce.

  • Hacking remains a real concern for hospitals and patients hooked up to electronic devices. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Hackers targeting hospitals, medical devices

    Hacking remains a real concern for hospitals and patients hooked up to electronic devices.

  • VIDEO: Things to try to help change your moods

    Vitamin B is on the list to help make you happier.

  • There's new medical breakthrough now available in the Phoenix area that's already resulting in lives saved. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    New breakthrough test in Phoenix area detects early kidney damage

    There's new medical breakthrough now available in the Phoenix area that's already resulting in lives saved. It's called NephroCheck and it's only available at Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital.

  • Generic image of a festival. (Source: 123rf.com)

    5 festivals to beat the Phoenix heat

    The Phoenix heat can keep a lot of us cooped up in the house with few things to do outside in the summer. Here are some fun ways to beat the heat this summer at different festivals in Arizona.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    What to watch out for with door-to-door salesmen

    It's heating up, and ironically, now is the time when you  will see more people show up to your front doors. 

  • There is always new home construction in the Valley but there are several areas in Phoenix that offer a glimpse into the past. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    5 Phoenix historic districts to check out

    There is always new home construction in the Valley but there are several areas in Phoenix that offer a glimpse into the past. If you are looking to check out some historic district, here is a list to get you started!

  • We count on our immune system to keep us healthy and now doctors say it's proving to be a powerful new tool in fighting cancer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Immunotherapy: A new pillar in cancer treatment

    We count on our immune system to keep us healthy and now doctors say it's proving to be a powerful new tool in fighting cancer. It's a treatment called immunotherapy.

  • You could call it a super food for the brain and the heart, which is why experts say we all need to be eating more fish. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Seafood a super food for brain, heart health

    You could call it a super food for the brain and the heart, which is why experts say we all need to be eating more fish.

  • Criminals use the gift cards to move money. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    How to avoid becoming a victim of new gift card scam

    Deputy Maricopa County Attorney Reid Pixler is the expert when it comes to gift cards and how criminals use them to move money.

  • These cameras are affordable and for the most part, easy to set up. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    5 affordable home security cameras

    There are so many options for home security cameras so we looked at few to help you get started on your search. These cameras are affordable and for the most part, easy to set up.

  • When booking a room, what is the true difference in price between going through an app or website versus contacting the hotel directly? (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Booking a room online vs. with the hotel

    When booking a room, what is the true difference in price between going through an app or website versus contacting the hotel directly?

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Phoenix-area hospital offering breakthrough robotic surgery

    A lot of us, especially as we get up there in age, are likely living with some level of pain on a daily basis. Now a breakthrough procedure aided by a robot is helping change lives. 

  • There are three big mistakes people make when saving for retirement. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Are you making one or all of the top 3 retirement planning mistakes?

    Less than a third of Americans have long-term financial plans, according to a Gallup poll. Failing to make a plan and making popular mistakes could leave you with not enough money saved up for your golden years.

  • Mental health experts say cooking can relieve stress by clearing the head and relaxing the body. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Get cooking! It's good for your brain

    Skip the takeout and make dinner at home tonight. It turns out cooking is really good for our mental health in several ways.

  • BrainSavers® classes are part of a 12-week course focusing on brain healthy activities like physical exercise, stress reduction, cognitive exercises, educational material, socialization, even the best foods for your brain. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    BrainSavers® class aims to ward off Alzheimer's disease

    As we get older, we focus just as much time on keeping our brains healthy as we do the rest of our body. To help us do that, a group here in the Valley is offering "brainsaver" classes.

  • Cell phones are a part of life today, but boy can they get pricey. Some cost upwards of $800! (Source: 123rf.com)

    5 smartphones that won't break the bank

    We found some smartphone with all the bells and whistles without breaking the bank. Email, social media, pictures and video, it is all included in these affordable smartphones.

  • Nationwide, more than 5,000,000 people have moderate or severe heart-valve disease. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Medical breakthrough for heart being tested in Phoenix-area clinical trial

    Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital is the only hospital in Arizona and one of just 60 around the world to participate in an investigational study called the Apollo Pivotal Trial.

  • A Tempe class puts participants in dark rooms with gloves and ear muffs on to simulate dulled senses to understand what dementia patients go through. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Tempe class offers window into dementia

    It is hard for many of us to really wrap our minds around the idea of having dementia or losing our memory. But the City of Tempe is working hard to teach people more about the disease that one in nine people over the age of 65 have.

  • Shimming is the new skimming as scammers now target the chip on your credit card. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    New shimming scam targets your credit card chip

    Shimming is the new skimming. Scammers are now targeting the chip on your credit card.

  • (Source; City of Mesa)

    Mesa hopes to court companies with 'tech corridor'

    The City of Mesa got its start with farming and citrus, but now times have changed and it is all about attracting tech companies. 

  • Inflammation is something you may hear a lot about these days but what exactly is it and why should you care? (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Inflammation: The cause of all disease

    Inflammation allows us to get over a virus or heal a cut but not all inflammation is helpful.

  • There are plenty of websites and apps you can use to sell your stuff. (Source: Offer Up, Craigslist, Facebook)

    Best apps, sites to sell your stuff online

    Garage sales are a great way to get rid of old stuff and make some money but now there are tons of apps and sites that make it easy to do some spring cleaning for cash.

  • Be careful who you book if you are planning a wedding. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Better Business Bureau warns of summer rip-offs like wedding planners

    A consumer alert for people looking to companies to help with events specific to May, June or July: Now is the time to do extra research on business.

  • VIDEO: 'I get my name in the paper ... when I go to the toilet,' Arpaio said before filing signatures for Senate run

    "I know that there's been a lot of word out there -- subtly or not -- that I'm not going to run; I'm just doing this to get my name in the paper. Which is kind of stupid. I get my name in the paper around this country when I go to the toilet," former Maricopa County sheriff and current Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio said Tuesday ahead of filing the signatures required to get him on the ballot.

  • Researchers at TGen have come up with a simple blood test that can detect cancer cells quickly and without the invasiveness of a biopsy. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Blood test developed in Phoenix area showing promise in detecting cancer

    Detecting cancer is about to get a whole lot easier thanks to a new test being developed right here in the Phoenix area

  • There's a medical breakthrough treatment that can extend your life by years and in some cases, cure your cancer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Cancer treatment in Phoenix is extending and saving lives

    Right here in Phoenix, there's a medical breakthrough treatment that can extend your life by years and in some cases, cure your disease.

  • Top 5 apps that pay YOU money

    CBS 5 This Morning's Ian Schwartz reports on the top 5 apps that actually pay you money to use their app.  

  • They have just about every kind of bird feather you can imagine and even whole birds, like hawks and owls. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Phoenix organization working to keep feathers off the black market

    There is an incredible resource right here in Phoenix. There is only one other like it, in the entire United States.

  • experts say four foods could take care of that just as well as Botox. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    4 foods just as effective as Botox

    We all have a wrinkle here or there we'd like to get rid of, right? Well, good news, experts say four foods could take care of that just as well as Botox.

  • No matter where you live, there is likely a farmer’s market nearby and many are still running even though it is almost summer! (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Best farmer's markets in Phoenix area

    Locally grown food, music and a fun atmosphere, farmer’s markets are a great way to beat the heat around the Phoenix area.

  • The Barrow Neurological Institute launched this mobile stroke unit last summer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Stroke treatment faster thanks to mobile stroke unit

    May is "Stroke Awareness Month" and it's a good time to remind ourselves of the signs of stroke and the importance of getting help as quickly as possible if someone near you is having one. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    VIDEO: Identifying legit work at home opportunities

    How to know if an offer is a scam.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    How to make sure you are applying for a legit Stay-At-Home Job

    Maybe you are at a point where you are looking for a career change. Maybe you want to find a job that allows you to stay at home and work. There are a lot of them popping up these days.

  • Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the US and researchers are fighting the clock as the baby boomer population ages. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Alzheimer's vaccine shows promise

    Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the US and researchers are fighting the clock as the baby boomer population ages. This is why news of a possible Alzheimer's vaccine is so exciting. 

  • Hearing loop technology has been used around the world at churches, concert halls and anywhere else where you need to hear clearly in a large crowd. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Technology 'looping' people into better hearing

    Hearing impairment can really limit you when it comes to things you used to enjoy. However, a local company is really trying to change all of that with a simple device.

  • When it comes to social media, what you see isn't really what you get. However, that seems to be changing. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Social media surgeries on the rise

    When it comes to social media, what you see isn't really what you get. However, that seems to be changing.

  • Rangers take you through the basics of archery form, techniques and more. They even provide the equipment. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Archery, kayaking and more: Free classes at Maricopa County parks

    It turns out Maricopa County has tons of free classes and activities for people of all ages to learn something fun and new.

  • Heidi Goitia sat down with Tony Lehrman of the Lehrman Group to find out about "faith-based insurance." (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Faith-based insurance surging in popularity

    The cost of health insurance can really leave a mark in your bank account but there is a way to save a lot of money if you believe in a higher power.

  • Carolyn Nitz has been running First Class Travel for more than 2 decades. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Which is better: A travel agent or book it yourself

    In this day and age, websites and apps have made it easier to book your trips online. However, travel agents say don't forget about them. They are still around and make planning your trip not only easier but cheaper too.

  • A medical breakthrough is changing the lives of people right here in the Phoenix area. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Medical breakthrough is changing Phoenix-area lives of those with Parkinson's

    A medical breakthrough is changing the lives of people right here in the Phoenix area.

  • Many of us have been to the Grand Canyon, Arizona's crown jewel and one of the most popular parks in the country.  But what are some other national parks worth visiting in the region? (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Road trip! Great Nat'l Parks a days drive from Phoenix

    Many of us have been to the Grand Canyon, Arizona's crown jewel and one of the most popular parks in the country. But what are some other national parks worth visiting in the region? Here's a list of some great national parks all within about a days drive from Phoenix.

  • Do you use your thumb or face to sign into your smartphone? (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Biometrics to phase out passwords

    It appears using your body to access sensitive information online will become the norm for all of us pretty soon.

  • Jeff Glor has been in the big chair of CBS Evening News since December of last year. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Yetta Gibson sits down with CBS Evening News anchor Jeff Glor

    Jeff Glor has been in the big chair of CBS Evening News since December of last year. So how has the last three or so months been on his new job? CBS 5 This Morning's Yetta Gibson sat down with him in New York to talk about that.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    GCU's forensic photography course teaches students crime scene investigation skills

    The forensic science program at Grand Canyon University has added forensic photography to its offerings and we got a chance to go in with students as they advance their crime scene investigation skills. 

  • (Source: 123rf.com)

    This new tech device can read your mind

    What if a new technology could read your mind? Well researchers at one Massachusetts Institute of Technology are working on something that can kinda do that.

  • Atrial fibrillation is a common heart condition that often appears as an irregular heartbeat. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    AFib safer to treat thanks to procedure at Phoenix hospital

    Atrial Fibrillation is a common heart condition that often appears as an irregular heartbeat. Treating it just got safer to treat thanks to a groundbreaking procedure available at Abrazo's Heart Hospital in Phoenix.

  • This is not a cafe in Amsterdam but a new lounge right here in Phoenix that is dedicated to a marijuana lifestyle. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Marijuana lounge opens in Phoenix

    Sip a cup of coffee, buy some swanky clothing and smoke some weed? This is not a cafe in Amsterdam but a new lounge right here in Phoenix that is dedicated to a marijuana lifestyle.

  • An East Valley business owner and patent attorney speaks out against child abuse after growing up abused by his father and an administrator at his school. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Arizona child abuse victim hopes his story will help others

    An East Valley business owner and patent attorney speaks out against child abuse after growing up abused by his father and an administrator at his school.

  • April is National Car Care Month and it should also serve as a reminder to not only get your car tuned up but to also do your homework if you are in the market to buy another car. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    April is National Car Care Month: Tips to save your A/C and not buy a lemon

    April is National Car Care Month and it should also serve as a reminder to not only get your car tuned up but to also do your homework if you are in the market to buy another car.

  • As we get older, a lot of us are looking for ways to improve our health and sometimes that means trying older, homeopathic remedies like bone broth. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Looking to improve your health as you get older? Consider bone broth

    As we get older, a lot of us are looking for ways to improve our health and sometimes that means trying to older, homeopathic remedies like bone broth.

  • Mosquito. (July 21, 2017) [Source: 3TV/CBS 5]

    Mosquito mistakes: What your doing to attract them

    They spread disease, ruin your BBQ and the warm weather is giving them new life! Mosquito season is here in Arizona!

  • These hackers I met with are students at the University of Advancing Technology in Tempe. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Tempe hacking experts offer advice to keep you cyber safe

    To keep you safer in the digital age, I sat down with some of the best hackers in the country right here in the Valley.

  • It's called the "juice cleanse of the beauty world," and now is the perfect time to give dry brushing a try. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Dry brushing away allergies, cellulite and toxins

    It's called the "juice cleanse of the beauty world," and now is the perfect time to give dry brushing a try.

  • There are more than a dozen streaming services out there like Netflix and Hulu, but which to choose or lose? (Source: Netflix/Hulu/Amazon)

    So many streaming options, which to choose

    There are more than a dozen streaming services out there like Netflix and Hulu, but which to choose or lose? The CBS 5 This Morning crew took a look at which ones offer what, to make sure you are getting the most bang for your buck.

  • If you have breast implants or know someone who does you're at a higher risk of getting a specific type of lymphoma, according to the FDA. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Breast implants linked to lymphoma

    If you have breast implants or know someone who does you're at a higher risk of getting a specific type of lymphoma, according to the FDA.

  • 12 tax scams you'll want to avoid

    Here are 12 of the biggest tax scams the IRS is flagging this year.

  • The bandage has built-in bacteria fighting and reduces infections, unlike bandages you buy at the store. (Source: Grand Canyon University)

    GCU students develop 3D printed, infection fighting bandage

    Some very special honors students at Grand Canyon University are hard at work on a medical breakthrough: a low-cost, 3D printed hydro colloidal bandage!

  • While in New York, CBS 5 This Morning's Yetta Gibson got a chance to sit down with CBS This Morning's Gayle King. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Yetta Gibson sits down with CBS This Morning's Gayle King

    A few weeks ago, the CBS 5 This Morning team traveled to New York to shoot promotional commercials with the team at CBS This Morning. While there, anchor Yetta Gibson sat down with Gayle King.

  • Colon Cancer Awareness Month: Screenings are easier, and spotting early signs is key

    Colon cancer is the second leading cause of death in America for both men and women, and more cases are being diagnosed every year.  

  • (Source: convisum via 123RF)

    Working after 65: Things to keep in mind

    For many of us, the retirement age is a moving target. The magic number used to be 65, but lots of us are living and working longer.

  • Wildlife World Zoo: hedgehogs

    Kristi from Wildlife World Zoo brought a couple of cute hedgehogs. The African Pygmy Hedgehogs are nocturnal and eat insects.

  • With midterm elections fast approaching, there is concern about election hacking in Arizona after received a "D" grade on election security. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Tempe cybersecurity expert breaks down vulnerabilities in paper voting

    With midterm elections fast approaching, there is concern about election hacking in Arizona after received a "D" grade on election security.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Is colloidal silver helpful or hurtful? A look at benefits and warnings

    If you had the flu this season, or you're prone to getting chronic colds, you may be looking for alternative ways to stay healthy. 

  • Dr. Ed Lamadrid shows how tapping can help alleviate stress. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Tapping therapy empowering patients

    Tapping therapy, also known as emotional freedom technique, is a take-off of Chinese acupuncture, targeting specific points on the body to help patients address both emotional and physical stressors.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    A few days at CBS News in the Big Apple

    A few days in the big city! The other day I took a trip to New York City along with my team members of CBS 5 This Morning.

  • It's a medical breakthrough that's being called truly "transformative" by a world-renowned cancer doctor here in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Breakthrough treatment for tough to treat cancer now being used at Phoenix hospital

    It's a medical breakthrough that's being called truly "transformative" by a world-renowned cancer doctor here in Phoenix. It's called CAR-T cellular therapy and only one hospital in the entire state has been approved to perform the procedure on its patients.

  • The Arizona State Archives places books in freezers to preserve them. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Arizona State Archives use science, skill to preserve state history

    Most of us would never put a book in a freezer, but it happens all the time in one state building. Behind the scene of the Arizona State Archives, walking the long, industrial corridors, you almost feel like a spy movie was filmed here.  

  • If your city neighborhood is starting to look more like a farm, you're not alone. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Raising backyard chickens becoming more popular in Arizona

    If your city neighborhood is starting to look more like a farm, you're not alone. More urban residents are blurring the line between city and country living, all in the name of health.

  • Here are some things you can do for not much money that will likely keep the bad guys away. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Securing your home on a budget

    If you're one of the many who hasn't invested in any type of home surveillance system, you're not alone.