UWM Syndications

On Jan. 31, 2013, Bridget Halfaker was hit by a car with her 8-month-old son, James, strapped to her chest. Halfaker’s last memory was putting her hand out in front.

A protein molecule, "BINDI," has been built to trigger self-destruction of cancer cells infected with the Epstein-Barr virus.

A newly established muscular dystrophy research center in Seattle hopes to bring promising laboratory results into therapeutic trials.

Uninjured children are prone to experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress for several months after a parent is injured, according to a study conducted at Harborview Medical Center.

University of Washington cancer specialist Tony Blau hosted an "Ask Me Anything" session on Reddit. When we last checked, the conversation had grown to more than 400 comments, including this question:

During the summer, emergency department visits jump by about 20 percent at Harborview Medical Center.

In the first five months of 2014, measles cases reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have exceeded those reported in all of 2013.

A new technology platform will give UW Medical Center unparalleled knowledge of the radiation emitted by more than 90 instruments and the cumulative radiation to which patients have been exposed during radiological procedures. 

Chronically homeless, alcohol-dependent individuals might benefit from a new intervention that does not require them to stop or even reduce drinking, according to the results of a preliminary study in Seattle.

From 2008 to 2012, health-care spending in the United States grew just 4.2 percent a year, the slowest growth the country has seen in five decades.


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