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September 11, 2017

Crossing the street is easy, right?  Yet pedestrians are struck by cars every day in America, and many of those events could be avoided.

September 5, 2017

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), which distributes $30+ billion a year in federal funds to biomedical research, in late summer was awarded a $57 million grant to UW Medicine’s Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS). 

September 4, 2017

The smoke-filled air that has enveloped Seattle for several days makes breathing especially difficult for people with asthma and other lung conditions, says UW Medicine pulmonologist Joshua Benditt.

September 1, 2017

UW Medicine researchers are part of a new grant from the National Institutes of Health developing drugs to treat multi-drug resistant infections like methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).

September 1, 2017

UW Medicine researchers recently lead a successful effort to create "designer" stem cells that might lead to advances in cancer and aging, they say.

August 24, 2017

Dr. Eric B. Larson, 70, knows about aging well. He rides his bike to work (16 miles round-trip). He plays piano and belongs to a book club.

June 19, 2017

For once, she said, her dad didn’t have to check on her during the night.

Peyton Miller was reflecting on the biggest change posed by the new insulin pump that she’s worn for a month.

June 16, 2017

In recent years, the price of insulin has soared, making that therapy unaffordable for many patients with type 2 diabetes.

June 13, 2017

High levels of air pollution over time appear to impede a good night’s sleep, according to study findings presented recently.

June 11, 2017

Measuring someone’s blood pressure for signs of hypertension is the most common clinical procedure.