Health

May 23, 2011 8:17 PM
In this entrepreneurial town, we like to do things on our own time and that includes being active. Whether there’s one last work...
May 11, 2011 10:49 PM
We take pride in it: Our state regularly earns top honors as one of the most livable in the country, thanks to our old-growth forests, vast...
April 18, 2011 7:30 PM
You know where to go when things get tough: the spa. Soothing music, herbal tea, fluffy towels and a massage—your favorite pamper palace...
January 13, 2011 5:42 PM
When former King County Executive Ron Sims, now deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, launched the...
Medical marijuana
January 13, 2011 5:39 PM
Whether people smoke it, bake it into a cookie or spread green butter on their toast in the morning, medical marijuana use—and the...
December 14, 2010 11:57 PM
A greeting card on bioengineering professor Henry Lai's office wall at the University of Washington contains this quotation from Ralph...
December 14, 2010 7:48 PM
J.H. Kellogg, cereal mogul, believed circumcision was a sure-fire cure for masturbation—particularly if the surgery was performed without...
December 14, 2010 7:32 PM
In the midst of health care reform and institutional consolidation, local hospitals and clinics are touting new facilities and programs in...
March 22, 2010 12:11 AM
Early this year, Booth Gardner surprised people. During an awards dinner for TVW, the cable channel that covers state government, the...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Yes, this is the month we’re going to stop eating pizza and start going to the gym every day! Definitely. Well, probably. OK, maybe? When...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
For years, debilitating arthritis kept Leanne Stevens from doing much in the way of exercise. But on her 60th birthday, she gave herself...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Special CallingUnder contract with the National Cancer Institute, Fred Hutch provides a service vital to people seeking communication and...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
Dr. David C. Grossman, senior investigator at Seattle’s Group Health Research Institute, has served nearly three years of a four-year term...
January 1, 1970 12:33 AM
BraintrustAs student-athletes prepare to head back to school, it’s unlikely many of them will be thinking about a young man named Zackery...