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A member of medical staff from Newcastle United is seen taking a defibrillator to a steward in the crowd during the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St. James Park on October 17, 2021 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
January 3, 2023

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July 14, 2021

The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is honoring Herring, co-founder of The Sports Institute.

October 13, 2020

New rules ease restrictions put in place for COVID-19. But don’t expect to see football games immediately.

September 9, 2020

Partnership provides children with expanded opportunities to participate in the all-virtual 2020 Seattle Kids Marathon.

August 29, 2018

In a KIRO 7 News story, reporter Deborah Horne talks to UW Medicine physician Jonathan Drezner about the need for EKGs during routine sports screenings for young athletes.

March 15, 2018

UW Medicine urologist Thomas Walsh led a study that examines private insurance data along with which months vasectomies were done in from 2007 to 2013.

September 29, 2017

Do you really need to drink two-and-half gallons a day, like the New England Patriots' quarterback says he does on football Sundays? GQ asked experts, including Dr. Jonathan Harper of UW Medicine.

picture of boys warming up for football practice
September 8, 2017

A study of more than 400 pediatric sports-concussion cases indicates that, in most cases, the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) did not help in the evaluation of persistent symptoms.

A group of Washington state soccer players who developed cancer did not do so at a higher-than-expected rate, compared with all soccer players of a similar age range and playing experience, the state Department of Health announced today.

In his final season of high school football, Kenley Unruh ("un-roo") took a hard hit, leaving him dizzy. But he stayed in the game “since I wasn’t falling over or passing out,” he recalled.

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