September 17, 2018

A substance-abuse expert discusses why vaping is safer than smoking but still dangerous for teens.

September 1, 2023

Having a job can be beneficial for teens, but they should be aware of Labor & Industries' restrictions on work hours and tasks.

Poor air quality caused by wildfire smoke fills an empty playground.
August 21, 2023

Parents should be especially mindful to protect young children from exposure to wildfire smoke when air quality plummets to unhealthy levels.

A graphic shows a gun with a lock on it.
June 2, 2023

Friday, June 2, is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Firearms are now the leading ca

picture of aftermath of child shooting in Brooklyn
May 26, 2023

Harborview Medical Center trauma surgeon Dr.

UW Medical Center - Montlake in Seattle.
May 15, 2023

Patients from other states are traveling to western Washington to access abortion care, and clinicians in states where abortion has been made illegal also exploring career opportunities in Washington, says Dr.

May 15, 2023

Dr. Sarah Prager, a UW Medicine OB-GYN, discusses mifepristone availability ahead of hearing in the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. 

A man looks longingly out of a window.
May 5, 2023

Clinical psychologist Patrick Raue says loneliness is a tricky condition that can delude even the person experiencing it. 

May 5, 2023

A UW Medicine clinical psychologist has seen this day approaching: Loneliness is declared an epidemic in the United States.

May 4, 2023

In a Q&A, endocrinologist Bradley Anawalt explains the "two essential disagreements" about equal access to sports competitions for transgender females. 


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