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March 31, 2014 9:24 AM
When mid-morning or afternoon hunger pangs strike, that stash of girl scout cookies or homemade treats lingering in the break room is a...
March 31, 2014 6:06 AM
Home births are on the rise—and most common in the Pacific Northwest, according to the National Center for Health Statistics of the Centers...
March 4, 2014 5:56 AM
New information about supplements vitamin E and selenium, thought to protect against cancer, reveals that they appear to do the opposite in...
February 4, 2014 8:44 AM
Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson's relatable writings on her life as a pediatrician and mom on her blog, Seattle Mama Doc, have made her the face of...
February 4, 2014 7:16 AM
Wearable tech is about more than just checking emails or making phone calls—thanks to two University of Washington professors, it’s taking...
November 1, 2013 5:54 AM
Health insurance exchange confusion? Not so in Washington. The state website, wahealthplanfinder.org, gets a boost in the national news,...
October 13, 2013 8:01 AM
It may seem counterintuitive: Ask movement-challenged people to not only move, but dance; or those with memory issues to observe the...
October 13, 2013 7:27 AM
“Relaxing” and “mammogram” are not usually two words used together—except at Overlake Breast Health Center. Here, patients can arrange...
September 19, 2013 7:00 AM
The Polyclinic and EvergreenHealth are among the first medical centers in the Seattle area to offer 3D mammography, a new technology that...
Dr. Jane Dimer
September 19, 2013 5:38 AM
For pregnant women, whose immune system defenses are naturally lowered, the stakes for getting any type of infection are high. Two recent...
how do i know if i have a concussion
April 10, 2013 12:19 AM
Anyone who experiences any of the signs and symptoms listed below after a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or body should be kept out of...
July 16, 2012 10:27 PM
Since it was implicated in the death of Michael Jackson, many patients have had concerns about the drug Propofol. But if you have recently...
July 16, 2012 9:57 PM
Late last year, at their annual meeting in Washington, D.C., the members of the American College of Gastroenterology got some interesting...
July 16, 2012 9:34 PM
Thirty-four years ago, Bastyr University opened its doors in Seattle and quickly became one of the leading naturopathic medical centers in...
July 16, 2012 9:29 PM
The Moore Center (moorecenterclinic.com), Washington State’s longest-established comprehensive treatment center for eating disorders,...