Coronavirus Chronicles

Yes, We're Still Talking about Covid Vaccine Myths

Doctors from Fred Hutch, Harborview, and Sacred Heart debunk misinformation and myths about the Covid-19 vaccine.

10/19/2021 By Angela Cabotaje

Shots, Shots, Shots

Flu Season Is Here. Should We Be Worried?

Can you get your Covid booster and flu shot at the same time? Plus, other answers from a Virginia Mason infectious disease doctor.

10/08/2021 By Angela Cabotaje

A Cut Above

How Dr. Snip Became Seattle’s Unofficial Vasectomy King

How Dr. Charles Wilson founded his legendary vasectomy clinic in Seattle, and where that "Dr. Snip" nickname actually came from.

09/13/2021 By Angela Cabotaje

So You Want to Be a Doctor?

Overcoming the Burnout Blowup

Medical professionals should look in, then out, to clear career exhaustion during the Covid-19 crisis (and beyond).

09/06/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

So You Want to Be a Doctor?

Tough Residency Pills to Swallow

Medical residency programs are notorious. Residents from Swedish Medical Center and Virginia Mason tell all.

09/06/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

So You Want to Be a Doctor?

Abroadening the Medical School Search

The average cost of medical school is one thing. The residency matches are another. Some aspiring doctors opt for medical schools abroad.

09/06/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Currents

It’s Getting Late to Opt Out of Washington’s Long-Term Care Program

The paycheck deduction has led many to seek private insurance. But the best financial route for some locals may be to do nothing at all.

08/17/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Totally Tubular

A Retired West Seattle Dentist's World-Spanning Toothpaste Collection

Dr. Hilton Herrin has toothpaste tubes from Russia, Cuba, China, and nearly 60 other countries around the world.

08/02/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Sponsored Content

Feel Your Best When You Lose the Mask

Dr. Eliza Notaro offers a wide range of dermatologic care for everything from baby eczema to crow’s feet at The Polyclinic Madison Center.

06/30/2021 By Ben McBee

Quote Unquote

CNA Margaret Ditto Cares for Nursing Home Residents in Sickness and in Health

"We are the frontline workers now. We always have been."

03/30/2021 By Allison Williams

Sponsored Content

Look Out Below, and Put Your Feet First!

PacMed’s podiatry team is your partner in finding solutions to foot and ankle pain.

03/26/2021

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5 Reasons to Try Emsculpt NEO

Glow Medispa’s state-of-the-art treatment uses innovative tech to tone muscle and burn fat.

03/16/2021 By Ben McBee

Health Care Equity

Seattle Children’s Hospital Racism Probe Took Center Stage on MLK Day

Former U.S. attorney general Eric Holder will investigate allegations made by Dr. Ben Danielson.

01/19/2021 By Benjamin Cassidy

Sponsored Content

Glow Medispa Unveils Brand-New Emsculpt NEO

The cutting-edge device combines fat-burning and muscle-tightening processes to help tone your body.

01/08/2021 By Ben McBee

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Doctors You Can Depend On

Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) is excited to welcome four new physicians to the team.

10/19/2020 By Ben McBee

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Boeing Technician Chose Protons to Treat His Prostate Cancer

Several factors led Kenny Downs to the SCCA Proton Therapy Center.

08/20/2020

Unsafe & Sound

The Number of Uninsured People Jumped 67 Percent in King County

Statewide about 272,000 people lost coverage between mid-March and mid-April.

05/01/2020 By Stefan Milne

Hands-On Care

How Seattle Copes: Natalie Johnston Works the ICU

The Swedish Issaquah nurse finished intensive care training just as Covid-19 hit the city.

04/13/2020 By Nicole Martinson

Sponsored Content

Regence to Invest in Fight Against COVID-19 Crisis

Funds will shore up food assistance, community aid, and prepare for future hurdles.

04/07/2020 By Ben McBee

News Wire

This Week, Seattle Made Moves to Help Low-Income Residents

The threat of a coronavirus outbreak looms, but free bus passes and a winter evictions ban offer potential relief in other areas.

02/28/2020 By Benjamin Cassidy and Marisa Comeau-Kerege