Halloween

October 28, 2020

It will be a test to forgo conventional celebrations for COVID-19 this year. But doing so could make next year's holidays even sweeter. 

October 27, 2020

Stay away from haunted houses and reconsider door-to-door trick-or-treating, UW Medicine clinicians suggest.

Girl carving pumpkin
October 27, 2020

"Can we go trick-or-treating this year?" Dr. Gaetan Habekoss, chief of the UW Neighborhood Ravenna Clinic, says he's been getting the question a lot.

Child in Halloween costume eating candy
October 24, 2019

As Halloween approaches, people stock up on candy for trick-or-treaters. But is there a kind of candy that is better for you than others?

picture of Judy Simon
October 30, 2018

With a little planning, UW Medicine nutritionist Judy Simon says, parents can avoid potential sugar-fueled meltdowns on Halloween.

Woman wearing a cosmetic contact lens
October 24, 2018

Cosmetic contact lenses that make your eyes seem to be a different color or add another visual effect are growing in popularity for Halloween costumes.

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