Clinical Care

Golfer
April 16, 2019

It's been called a "medical marvel" in news headlines. Tiger Woods was dealing with back spasms and pain, going through three operations before he underwent an anterior lumbar interbody fusion, a procedure he said gave him his life back.

April 8, 2019

It became apparent at least 15 years ago that gastric bypass surgery, designed to help people lose weight, also puts type 2 diabetes into full remission in most cases. Patients’ glucose levels can normalize almost immediately.

March 26, 2019

It’s a function of age, mostly, when an aortic valve starts to fail.

Nurse giving a flu shot
March 21, 2019

As warmer weather rolls in, you might expect flu season to bid adieu until next fall.  But each year is different, and the signs that typically herald the end of a flu season have not yet appeared, says John Lynch, medical director of infection

Birch tree pollen
March 19, 2019

If you've started to sniffle and sneeze, it might be because allergy season is here. It can start in Seattle around mid-February with tree pollen.

A sign outside of Kassies room at UWMC
March 20, 2019

A parent's voice is nurturing to a baby. In UW Medical Center's neonatal intensive care unit, Gayle Cloud works with parents to use their voices as therapy. They create custom lullabies for their babies.

March 20, 2019

Shannon Turner claims he can’t carry a tune. His preemie daughter seems to disagree.

Girl alone
March 15, 2019

It's hard to hear about - a man arrested after a mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Even if you're not close to it, seeing the headlines in your newsfeed on social media can affect your mental health. 

March 20, 2019

Much news of late has focused on the benefits that children realize from immunizations. There are important vaccines that older adults should be aware of, too.

Patient getting a scan
March 12, 2019

Did you know that a Level I Trauma Center provides total care for every aspect of a serious injury, from prevention through treatment and rehabilitation?

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