Health

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Big Spike In Whooping Cough Cases Concerns Health Officials

State health officials say they’re concerned about a big increase in whooping cough cases this year compared to 2014.

CBS Seattle–04/17/2015

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5 Simple Exercises That Lower Stress

Looking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of “The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days.”

04/14/2015

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Washington Health Officials Warn Hantavirus Risks Higher Now

State health officials warn that spring cleaning can involve some health dangers.

CBS Seattle–03/18/2015

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

03/10/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Study: Super Bowl Team Cities See Rise In Flu Deaths

Fans coming together to watch the big game can create the perfect environment to spread the flu virus.

01/30/2015

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

01/14/2015

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Researchers: Scorpion Venom Can Help Treat Cancer

One of the deadliest creatures on this planet could actually hold the key to helping cure one of the deadliest illnesses in the world.

12/13/2014

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/11/2014

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Expert Warns Doing This While Checking Your Messages Can Cause ‘Email Apnea’

Like sleep apnea, email apnea puts people at risk for a variety of illnesses, such as stroke, heart attack and diabetes, expert believe.

12/10/2014

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