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Study Finds 80 Percent Of 10-Year-Old Girls Have Been On Diet

Research shows that 80% of 10-year-old girls have, at some point in their lives, been on a diet.

07/02/2012

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Best Thrift Stores in Puget Sound That Do Good

In the age of reusing and recycling, it would also be nice to know you’re giving back! Here are some of our favorite local thrift shops, whose proceeds go to help kids, seniors, the homeless and those in need of a little help.

06/22/2012

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Best Gifts That Give Back

Looking for a special gift that helps local companies and local nonprofits? Gifts like Heart 4 Hearts dolls, O Wines, Miir Water Bottles, glassybaby and Seattle Chocolates not only make great gifts, they give back locally and internationally to help those in need.

05/24/2012

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Cancer Patients At Children’s Hospital Making Rounds With Online Viral Video

Patients and staff came together on Saturday to create an uplifting adaptation of Kelly Clarkson’s hit song “Stronger,” which was then shared on Youtube user rumsssauce’s channel. The video quickly went viral, garnering the attention of Clarkson herself, as well as thousands of others.

05/10/2012

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Couple Finds Love While Being Treated for Cancer

A young couple who met and fell in love while being treated for cancer married in the basement of Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.

03/09/2012

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Best Spring Fashion Shows Around the Sound

Along with spring showers and spring flowers comes spring fashion. You can head to one of these fine events around the Sound to learn what’s new for spring.

03/08/2012

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Guide to Puget Sound Tree Festivals

There are several tree festivals benefiting local health and wellness hospitals and services in the Puget Sound region this holiday season. Take a stroll and enjoy the lights and decorations!

11/17/2011

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Covey Run Raises Money for Seattle Children’s Hospital

Come do a 10K, 5K fun run, or Kids’ Dash to help sick kids at Seattle Children’s Hospital.

07/05/2011

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