News Releases

July 26, 2018

Greece’s population health declined markedly and death rates rose sharply after harsh austerity measures were imposed on Greece by the European Union and the International Money Fund in 2010, says a

July 26, 2018

Health promotion interventions in public housing communities have the potential to reduce obesity among residents, a new study shows.

July 22, 2018

With growing evidence that chemicals in food colorings, preservatives, and packaging can interfere with children's growth and development, the American Academy of Pediatrics today said reforms are urgently needed to the U.S.

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.