King Count has had total of nine cases in less than a year. Typically, we see no more than five.
Public health officials warn that these diseases can easily jump beyond the homeless population.
Exposure to glyphosate — the main ingredient in the weedkiller Roundup — ups the risk of some cancers by more than 40%.
Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency today in all counties in response to more than two dozen confirmed cases of measles in the state.
Anyone who has been exposed and believes they have symptoms of measles to call their health care provider prior to visiting the medical office.
Soda consumption greater in poorer neighborhoods; Salad consumption higher in better-off neighborhoods.
Only 20% wore helmets in the study, while more than 90% of cyclists wore helmets while riding their own bikes.
Americans are now more likely to die of an opioid overdose than in a car crash, of a gunshot wound that a pedestrian accident.
Two-liter bottle of soda increased 64 percent; price of diet drinks jumped, too
Plans starting to pay for services such as meals, transportation, housing and other Assistance to improve members’ health and reduce medical costs.
In 2016, King County saw an unprecedented jump in overdose deaths, a trend fueled by the increase in opiate use, particularly in combination with other drugs.
Although strength and conditioning is important, cardiovascular fitness is also important – as many injuries occur as a result of fatigue.