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What we know about nicotine in e-cigarettes | Public Health Insider

What we know about nicotine in e-cigarettes | Public Health Insider

Even without other chemicals, nicotine is dangerous and addictive.

  • Dec 16, 2019
What we know about nicotine in e-cigarettes | Public Health Insider
What is medical bias, and what can health care do about it? | MultiCare

What is medical bias, and what can health care do about it? | MultiCare

Implicit or unconscious bias is prevalent in the medical field.

  • Dec 11, 2019
What is medical bias, and what can health care do about it? | MultiCare
It’s not too late to vaccinate | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

It’s not too late to vaccinate | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

Last week was National Influenza Vaccination Week, but you can still get vaccinated now.

  • Dec 9, 2019
It’s not too late to vaccinate | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
The state of HIV in King County | Public Health Insider

The state of HIV in King County | Public Health Insider

The county wants to achieve the WHO’s 90:90:90 goal.

  • Dec 9, 2019
The state of HIV in King County | Public Health Insider
Giving Trees, Cops for Kids can make the season brighter for local children

Giving Trees, Cops for Kids can make the season brighter for local children

Find out how you can help brighten up someone’s Christmas.

Giving Trees, Cops for Kids can make the season brighter for local children
At a glance | December Calendar

At a glance | December Calendar

Seattle Children’s Hospital Guild fundraiser, Historical Society Bazaar, felt crafting classes, and more.

  • Dec 4, 2019
At a glance | December Calendar
Opening the conversation about opioids and older adults | Public Health Insider

Opening the conversation about opioids and older adults | Public Health Insider

1 in 3 Medicare Part D beneficiaries received a prescription opioid in 2016.

  • Dec 3, 2019
Opening the conversation about opioids and older adults | Public Health Insider
Are you pre-diabetic? Find out now | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
Are you pre-diabetic? Find out now | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department
Students work to bring holiday cheer to Buckley

Students work to bring holiday cheer to Buckley

It’s the second annual Merry on Main, brought to you by the White River High School DECA club.

Students work to bring holiday cheer to Buckley
Local Guild planning for annual fundraiser

Local Guild planning for annual fundraiser

The local Seattle Children’s Hospital guild event is at The Claw on Dec. 4.

Local Guild planning for annual fundraiser
A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part IV

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part IV

Cpl. Theodore Hill Jr. will soon be going home, after a brush with death.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part IV
Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo

Turkey rescue: No bird on Thanksgiving menu at this King County sanctuary

“There’s a huge need for roosters. They often end up neglected and abused.”

Turkeys Nonni, Noelle, November and Nora at Rooster Haus Rescue in Fall City. Natalie DeFord/staff photo
A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part III

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part III

Corporal Hill is heading to Gettysburg.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part III
A connected community is a healthy community

A connected community is a healthy community

Monica Gaub was recently honored for her 7 years helping coordinate the White River Families First Coalition.

A connected community is a healthy community
Conversation continues about local homelessness, affordable housing

Conversation continues about local homelessness, affordable housing

These are not just big city problems.

Conversation continues about local homelessness, affordable housing
Buckley vet recognized by head of Vietnam Memorial Commission

Buckley vet recognized by head of Vietnam Memorial Commission

When he came back from overseas, Ray Uebler felt he shouldn’t tell anybody about his service. Times have changed.

Buckley vet recognized by head of Vietnam Memorial Commission
A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part II

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part II

Theodore Hill Jr. is now in the hands of Confederate soldiers.

A day in the life of a Civil War soldier, Part II
Winter events and activities during the holiday season

Winter events and activities during the holiday season

Visits from Santa and tree lighting to wine walks and chocolate — the Plateau has it all.

Winter events and activities during the holiday season
How to manage holiday stress and depression | MultiCare Health System

How to manage holiday stress and depression | MultiCare Health System

The holidays can be stressful — know the signs of when you or a loved one needs a little extra support.

  • Nov 11, 2019
How to manage holiday stress and depression | MultiCare Health System
Family finishes Tour du Mont Blanc

Family finishes Tour du Mont Blanc

The Tour is a 110-mile hike through multiple European counties.

Family finishes Tour du Mont Blanc