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July 10, 2018

The Seattle City Council passed legislation Monday requiring gun owners to

July 5, 2018

Special Olympics competitors in Seattle had a chance to gauge their flexibility, balance, aerobic conditioning and strength during a "Fun Fitness" event put on by physical-therapy trainees at the University of Washington School of Medicine.

picture of Special Olympics powerlifting competitor
July 5, 2018

As the Special Olympics drew the nation's attention to Seattle, former powerlifter Paula Houston volunteered to work with the competitors in that event. She marveled at their enthusiasm. 

July 2, 2018

From the story of a tragic house fire in Alaska that gave rise to a world-class medevac system, to a clinic serving refugees, and a club where staff and patients blow off steam by laughing at nothing, Harborview is filled with stories and people

July 2, 2018

Michael Spencer lost several fingers and underwent 11 surgeries at Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center from a fireworks explosion while he was in Montana last year.  He was holding a shell-and-mortar fireworks over his head when it suddenly expl

June 21, 2018

[Editor's note: Dr. George Stamatoyannopoulous, a University of Washington professor of medicine who pioneered the study of blood diseases, died June 16, 2018.

June 20, 2018

Leaders of 10 public health agencies and professional group announced plans to do more to prevent gun-related injuries and deaths, including asking patients whether they own guns and screening them for risk of using a gun in suicide.

June 14, 2018

 From the Air force to the Peace Corp, nursing has taken Massoni around the world, including Guatemala, where she was held captive for a time, and had to flee with the clothes on her back. 

June 11, 2018

Quan, an expert on the prevention and treatment of childhood drownings, told The New York Times that parents should never expect that

June 5, 2018

The idea behind an intervention isn’t to bully someone with a drug or alcohol problem into reforming, says Saxon in Men's Health. It’s a method

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