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July 13, 2015 6:20 PM
“Patients have many needs that go beyond what medical care can provide,” says Clarissa Hsu, Ph.D., Group Health Research Institute...
July 13, 2015 6:17 PM
The images may not be be Pinterest-worthy, but to surgeon Heather Evans, they’re priceless.The associate professor of surgery at the...
July 13, 2015 6:13 PM
One in 20 Americans suffers from an autoimmune disease, such as multiple sclerosis or type 1 diabetes. Treating these patients was a...
July 13, 2015 6:09 PM
When it comes to health research, the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB), cofounded by pioneering biologist Leroy Hood, M.D., thinks big—...
July 13, 2015 6:03 PM
Heart disease is the number-one cause of death worldwide. Despite its strength, the heart is one of the least regenerative organs in the...
July 13, 2015 5:59 PM
When Megan Moreno, M.D., started her subspecialty training in adolescent health back in 2005, she often found herself playing detective....
July 10, 2015 2:42 PM
Alley Makeovers: According to a Seattle Times article about “alley activation,” there's a plan to renovate alleys to make them more...
July 8, 2015 9:29 PM
A pathologist examines body tissues to diagnose diseases and to determine the cause of various conditions, including death Christina...
July 8, 2015 8:58 PM
Slip n' Slide: Mark your calendars--your summer is about to become waaaay more fun thanks to the folks at Slide the City. Seattle PI...
July 7, 2015 10:07 PM
Do you ever miss school? Okay, maybe you don't miss geometry proofs and five-paragraph essays. But what if you could take a class this...
July 6, 2015 10:21 PM
Anesthesiologists, neurologists, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons and sometimes psychiatrists practice pain medicine Xing Fu, M.D.,...
July 6, 2015 10:12 PM
Otolaryngologists diagnose and treat disorders from the shoulders up (ears, nose and throat) with the exception of the eyes and brain;...
July 6, 2015 10:07 PM
Richard Angelo, M.D., arthroscopy for knee and shoulder; ProOrtho Clinic, 12911 120th Ave. NE, Kirkland, 425.823.4000; EvergreenHealth...
July 6, 2015 9:55 PM
Optometrists provide primary vision care, such as sight testing and correction, as well as diagnosis, treatment and management of vision...
July 1, 2015 9:10 PM
Record Temperatures: In case you didn't notice, last month was really, really hot. So hot, in fact, that KING 5 reports it was the hottest...