Late last week the FDA approved making Gardasil 9, the vaccine to protect against human papillomavirus, available to women and men up to age 45.
A mother called up Dr. Doreen Kiss at UW Medicine's Kent-Des Moines Clinic, and asked for her help.
Seattle-area as parents found that, even with a doctor’s prescription, EpiPens were difficult or impossible to purchase in south King County just before the school year’s start.
It’s fall, which means the cinnamon, pumpkin, mocha drinks are front and center, enticing us to indulge in warm goodness. The allure may fade, though, in view of their caloric and sugar content.
“4 get cancer from donated organ,” blared the headline above a news story last week.
Dr. Gail Jarvik from the UW Medicine Division of Medical Genetics, and Dr.
UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s will be part of the expansion of the National Institutes of Health Undiagnosed Diseases Network, the NIH announced today, Sept 24.
Dr. Stephen Morris, UW Medicine emergency medicine physician at Harborview Medical Center, responded to Hurricane Harvey in Houston last year to help with patient care. He reflects on what he experienced there.
A King County program called “Test & Cure” has dramatically increased the numbers of baby boomers screened and treated for