Destress, detoxify, and retune at some of Seattle’s finest spas. We select the best body scrubs, massages, facials, and all-natural treatments.
Steve Wiecking, Matthew Halverson, Jessica Voelker, Christopher Werner, Katie Zipper, Jill Watanabe, Katie Cornell, and Andrew Matson
Top-to-toe tune-ups for the urban male.
A spring hike through the Olympic rain forest can be a muddy, waterlogged exercise in environmental immersion. And it’s wonderful.
Lawrence W. Cheek
Quad rugby’s rising local star is headed for the big time. And it’s going to be murder.
Learn from the pros—here’s how 5 Northwest Olympic hopefuls stay in tip-top shape.
Care for your teeth, overcome your fears, teach your children well, and even- yes- enjoy yourself at the dentist.
Jerry Baker has ridden every Seattle to Portland cycling event. With his advice and a little hard work, you can start your own streak.
Sally Field has good bone structure.
Great outdoor summer adventures in the water, on the ground, and high in the sky.
The Golden Stethoscope Awards
And the honors go to… 333 medical practitioners in 85 specialties.
Lee Fehrenbacher and Sarah Anderson
Top Doctors 2008
Seattle’s cutting-edge biogadgets and novel treatments—think lab-grown heart muscles and robotic limbs—are about to redefine health care. It’s guaranteed to take your breath away.
Jessica Voelker and Kelly Huffman
Stefan Durham and Lee Fehrenbacher
Unnecessary Study of the Month
Who doesn’t know that taking care of your body early on will pay off in the end? How to do that is another story. Seattle doctors answer 30 of the biggest questions you’ll have at every stage of your life.
Competitive yoga may seem like a sport based on contradictions, but its fans call it physical enlightenment.