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

November 21, 2017

The more that students think peers are misusing prescription stimulants, the more that number will be likely to grow, the authors said.

November 16, 2017

What consideration is given to research findings that implicate common medications with new risks?  

November 14, 2017

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), such as Prevacid and Prilosec, have been linked to greater risks for several other conditions.

November 7, 2017

Commentary in The Lancet and resulting news coverage misconstrue findings' applicability to patients, says chief of UW Medicine Regional Heart Center