October 3, 2017

12 years – that’s how long benefits persist from the Roux-en-Y gastric-bypass weight-loss surgery, according to results of a multi-site U.S.

October 2, 2017

[Update 8:25 a.m. Oct. 3 to clarify that dental services will be provided only to current patients of the Safe Harbor Free Clinic of Stanwood.]

September 27, 2017

Certain species of the gut microbiome seem to borrow a page from mercenaries in feudal Japan in their quest for supremacy.

September 26, 2017

Beginning four years ago, 15 women with incurable (metastatic triple-negative) breast cancer were enrolled in a unique clinical trial.

September 21, 2017

Somewhat overlooked in recent “pancreatic-cancer selfie” coverage of a UW-developed smartphone app was a study of a

September 19, 2017

Around Seattle, where seemingly every third adult is tattooed, adolescents and children may be more eager for their own body art.

September 15, 2017

UW Medicine will recruit 150 patients with multiple sclerosis for a clinical trial that explores three interventions to combat fatigue, one of the disease’s most disabling symptoms.

September 14, 2017

The University of Washington’s School of Dentistry is acutely aware of the opioid crisis and the role dentists must play in terms of more stringent prescribing guidelines and other measures.

September 12, 2017

The National Institutes of Health today announced $15 million in funding for developme