wellness

April 20, 2022

Patients in remission can experience high stress, fear of recurrence and ongoing side effects, an oncologist says. 

February 7, 2022

Realize that public-health cautions may continue to ebb and flow, said Anne Browning, UW Medicine's assistant dean for well-being.

From wellness appointments to sports physicals, UW Neighborhood Clinics are ready to help your family get a healthy start to the new school year.
August 3, 2021

A new school year will bring many children back to in-person learning – and it's nearly here.  One item on the back-to-school checklist: a wellness visit with your family’s pediatrician.

Someone dropping off ballot
November 2, 2020

This year, with COVID-19 and the swooning economy, people are grappling with a lot more uncertainty. Add to that a contentious election whose outcome may not be known right away and the coming winter's longer spans of darkness.

Stressed out man
December 11, 2019

The holiday season can be a perfect storm of stress with parties, work, and travel. Obligations and competing priorities can seem overwhelming. 

August 22, 2017

UW leads an effort to research the health benefits of contact with nature

A study of 17 large companies in Washington state found a substantial increase in the use of evidence-based health promotion practices after the first year of the program.

By 2030, census data suggests, 20-plus percent of the U.S. population will be 65 or older.

A "strong disconnect" exists between employers in low-wage industries and their employees about the value of workplace wellness programs, University of Washington researchers report in a new study.

Nearly half of physicians report they have experienced at least one symptom of "burnout" during their career. Work hours are long, difficult and emotionally draining.

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