January 4, 2018

UW researchers of neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, will be able to embark on several new projects.

January 2, 2018

Evidence indicates that laughter has health benefits.

December 29, 2017

Is it ethical medicine to advise an 89-year-old woman with dementia to have a mammogram?

December 27, 2017

 Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine led research effort to successfully treat muscle-wasting disease in dogs using gene therapy.

December 14, 2017

Charcoal in food? Yes, it’s a thing. Activated charcoal began appearing on menus and Instagram accounts this year in everything from cocktails to pizza crusts. But is it good for you? 

December 13, 2017

Digital technology can reach people who once had no access to healthcare.

December 12, 2017

Ethnic and racial minorities with leukemia or lymphoma are more likely to die in hospital and receive aggressive care than white patients.

December 11, 2017

The Olympic Peninsula's growing population, coupled with the region's worsening traffic, prompted the action. 

December 8, 2017

Q&A: A UW Medicine breast cancer expert discusses a recent study indicating that the most common breast cancer is more insidious than previously understood.

November 29, 2017

Artificial-intelligence and robotics designers should solicit ideas from elderly people, says study's lead researcher