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July 12, 2018

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July 10, 2018

Activation of a single type of neuron appears to trigger hot-flash-like symptoms in mice.  In the July 10 issue of Cell Reports, researchers show that so-call

July 9, 2018

Most physicians treating Medicare patients don’t know how Medicare is evaluating and paying them.

July 2, 2018

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July 2, 2018

A study has found that one in four nonhuman primates infected with the Zika virus early in pregnancy miscarried, even though the animals showed few signs of infection.

June 29, 2018

Bonnie Ramsey, professor and vice chair for research in pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine, is being recognized by the Alpert Foundation for her leadership in cystic fibrosis research. Her studies of Psuedomonas ae

June 29, 2018

The new Department of Health Metrics Sciences at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle will officially start July 1 with Dr. Christopher J.L.

June 27, 2018

About 30 years ago, doctors started putting implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) in patients who had survived a sudden cardiac arrest.

June 27, 2018

Children exposed to the Zika virus either in pregnancy or early in life should be monitored into adolescence for signs of subtle neurological damage — even if they appeared normal at birth, say researchers at the University of Washington School

June 25, 2018

A major study has found that medicines used to treat diabetes in adults are not effective on youth. Researchers say the finding is disturbing because type 2 diabetes among youth is a growing problem.

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