Public health officials have confirmed a sixth case in the outbreak of a contagious bacterial disease that has killed one student at the University of Oregon.
State health officials warn that spring cleaning can involve some health dangers.
Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.
Unvaccinated people could have been exposed to the disease
Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.
Shooting wild bison with vaccine-laced “biobullets” to prevent the spread of disease to livestock would be too ineffective to justify the expense, Yellowstone National Park administrators said Tuesday.
Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
Friday, February 3 is National Go Red for Women Day! It’s a day for you to wear red, raise some money for the American Heart Association, or make personal choices to live a heart-healthier life. Here are some events surrounding the National Go Red for Women Day around the Sound. Make a difference in your life or someone else’s and attend one of these activities!
The fourth annual Free to Breathe 5K and 1Mile run/walk along the Tacoma waterfront is to benefit the National Lung Cancer research and awareness program. Lung cancer advocates, survivors and the community to come together to raise support to fight this disease.