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Top Doctors 2012

586 doctors and nurses in 72 specialties



Alzheimer's: Laughter and Forgetting

By the time she turned 50, Sharon Monaghan had developed a habit of repeating herself. Then came lapses in memory and judgment. At first, she blamed her cancer treatment. One day, she got frighteningly lost on the way to the doctor.

07/20/2012 By Ann Hedreen


Top Doctors 2012

583 Doctors and Nurses in 72 Specialties

07/20/2012 Edited by Ariana Dawes


The Fitness Myth

All these years I’ve been an exercise dork. Just call me a trendsetter.

07/16/2012 Edited by Kathryn Robinson


Amazon and the 1,000 Genomes Project Make DNA Searchable

Amazon teams up with the National Institutes of Health to make access to the 1,000 Genomes Project nearly instantaneous.

05/18/2012 By Amanda Zurita


The PTSD Defense

A Bellingham mental health expert says the soldier accused of the worst military atrocity in decades isn’t the only one to blame.

04/25/2012 By James Ross Gardner


Lisa Dahl Brings Swimming to the Central District

One coach’s quest to bring backstrokes to underprivileged communities.

04/25/2012 By Claudia Rowe


Gaming, for Your Health

New findings suggest that video games—particularly action-packed and often violent video games—might be good for you. Or at least good for your eyesight.

03/23/2012 By Amanda Zurita


Puberty Lady Julie Metzger Talks About Sex

What Julie Metzger, co-author of Will Puberty Last My Whole Life?, talks about when she talks about sex.

03/23/2012 By Matthew Halverson

Best of the City

Top Dentists 2012

The 424 best dentists in the Seattle metro area, as selected by their peers.

12/16/2011 Edited by Ariana Dawes