PostScript

February 14, 2018

After Casey Schorr developed epilepsy at age 12, his life was put on hold as the seizures became worse and medication, even at high doses, didn't help. The Spokane teen turned to a UW Medicine neurosurgeon. 

February 13, 2018

Private clinics have lured patients with claims of injectable therapies for which no evidence or FDA-approval exists.

February 9, 2018

The EPA awards UW nearly $3 million to continue studying how air pollution contributes to cardiovascular disease.

February 8, 2018

Campaign efforts published in The Lancet  speak volumes about the complications of eradicating an infectious disease.

February 7, 2018

Each year about millions of Americans will start a diet without considering its relevance to long-term health.

February 6, 2018

Would you consider a therapy that might get you a few more months, but involved shaving your head and wearing a skullcap-like devce for 18 hours a day? 

January 31, 2018

Thomas Grabowski, director of the UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center, talks about ongoing trials and interventions.

January 26, 2018

A wound-healing expert comments on a finding that mice that sustain a cut during the day heal faster than mice similarly injured at night.

January 18, 2018

A document specific to cases of cognitive illness helps ensure that the patient's wishes guide future care.

January 17, 2018

The average American consumes the daily equivalent of 19.5 teaspoons of sugar. 

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