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July 30, 2018

It is not unusual for teenagers to adopt strange eating habits. But experts, such as UW Medicine's Dr.

July 27, 2018

The findings from a stem cell approach to repairing damaged heart muscle  suggest that the technique will be effective in patients with heart failure, the leading cause of death in the world.

July 26, 2018

The American Academy of Pediatrics said reforms are urgently needed to the U.S. food regulatory process, which allows the use of more than 10,000 additives to modify food or are included in the packaging and processing of food. 

July 26, 2018

Rates of gonorrhea in the United States have been rising, partly due to changes in testing methods that are picking up more cases and also due to an increasing number of infections seen in men having sex with men, Dr.

July 25, 2018

Much has been made about the fact that genetic information that people agree to submit online helped lead police to a suspect in a long unsolved crime, involving the so-called "Golden State Killer." Less reported is the fact that two people in t

July 25, 2018

More and more people are seeking out alternative treatments for acute or chronic pain. Many are simply looking for natural options; others want to avoid powerful and potentially addictive medications. Dr.

July 23, 2018

A woman's attempt to treat athlete's foot by rubbing it with raw garlic was badly misinformed.  The garlic created a serious contact burn with her foot, according to the BMJ (British Medical Journal). 

July 23, 2018

Modeling good behavior is key, said Dr. Frederick P.

July 20, 2018

UW Medicine pediatrician Dr. Fred Rivara says lawn mower accidents are all too common this time of year.