June 30, 2021

The old recommendation of beginning screening at age 55 doesn't catch the early cancers, a new study notes.

May 7, 2021

Three clinical trials might lead to new treatments for women, especially in low-resource and rural locations.

illustration of urinary tract infection
March 12, 2021

Urinary tract infections, or UTIs, are common in women. Although uncomfortable, they don’t often lead to serious complications.

February 23, 2021

With photodynamic light and a special solution, non-muscle-invasive cancer cells turn pink.

The neuromodulating device
February 24, 2020

Lupe Thompson is always on the go, attending most sports events in her tight-knit community in Ketchikan, Alaska. But incontinence was getting in the way; instead of focusing on the game, Thompson had to orient herself to the closest bathroom.

June 14, 2019

Guest experts explore diverse health topics, including sleep, the gut and, of course, the penis.

May 8, 2019

Barely half of U.S. residency programs offer training in transgender medicine, a UW Medicine study finds. 

Guillermo Gomez holds a water bottle
April 22, 2019

There's no clear reason why, but cases of kidney stones are increasing. It's an experience that one Seattle man knows well: Guillermo Gomez has passed more than 250 kidney stones since he was in high school.

picture of urologist Hunter Wessels
October 8, 2018

Can your genes indicate if you're more likely to have erectile dysfunction?

August 14, 2018

UW Medicine’s rehabilitation medicine and cancer-care services are among the nation’s top 10; diabetes, urology also earn high rankings.


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