Dr. Jeff Duchin, Health Officer for Public Health – Seattle & King County, answers questions about the 2019 novel coronavirus and what we might expect.
The man arrived in Snohomish County after traveling from Wuhan City, China, where an outbreak of of the virus, 2019-nCoV, has been underway since December.
Organization calls for coverage for all either through a single-payer financing system or a publicly-financed coverage option with regulated private insurance.
Find a therapist you feel safe and secure with, even if that means trying a few before finding one you like.
Despite older, sicker patients, mortality rate dropped by one-third within 10-year period
Even when people document their choices ― while they still have the ability to do so ― there’s no guarantee those instructions will be honored.
Today, it’s not longer “can we,” but rather, “should we” edit human embryos destined to be born?
We may be interested in coffee because of its caffeine buzz, but caffeine isn’t the most biologically interesting aspect of a good cup of coffee.
If you have to force yourself up off your couch to try to get in some physical activity, rest assured, you’re not the only one.
Sleep is the latest in an ever-growing list of wellness issues that employers are targeting to improve workers’ health and lower medical costs.
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), which like Influenza B can hit kids hard, is also causing illnesses in King County
The expansion is part of the $1 billion investment Kaiser Permanente announced in 2017 to build and upgraded its facilities in Washington
Twice as many people as previously believed are dying of sepsis worldwide.
The administration wants to eliminate protections that prohibit insurance companies from denying you coverage for pre-existing conditions such as cancer, asthma or a host of other life-threatening diseases.
An inexpensive program to help surgery patients get physically and mentally ready for their upcoming operation may help reduce overall costs and get them home faster