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December 28, 2018

Eating well and exercising before surgery can improve surgical outcomes in the context of standardized care pathways, even among patients who have extremely serious procedures, according to a study by UW Medicine scientists

December 27, 2018

In a policy statement this month, the American Academy of Pediatrics urged pediatric healthcare providers

December 26, 2018

Some cases of Baratela-Scott syndrome, a rare disorder that causes facial and bone abnormalities and developmental delay in children, appear to be due to repeating DNA sequences that are not easily detected by standard genetic screening tests, r

December 21, 2018

First things first, says Natalia Groat, a UW Medicine clinical nutritionist. Don’t go on a diet during the holidays.

December 18, 2018

The Sports Institute at UW Medicine, formerly the UW Medicine Sports Health and Safety Institute, has announced that Dr.

December 17, 2018

The bacterium that causes syphilis, Treponema pallidum subsp.

December 13, 2018

Science does not yet tell us why various therapies for low back pain benefit some individuals but not others.  A researcher at the University of Washington School of Medicine reasons that if we could understand why some patients benefit from cer

December 11, 2018

For Robert, * it was getting just too hard to get out of bed in the morning during the winter months.

December 10, 2018

The cost of insulin the United States has motivated one in four diabetes patients to skimp on insulin dosages to stretch the drug's longevity and accommodate their budgets, according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine.

December 8, 2018

If you’ve endured a colonoscopy screening for colorectal cancer, the following may surprise you.

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