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Should you have an HSA account?

September 20, 2017
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A health savings account, or HSA, is a good way to save for health care costs while also reducing your taxable income.  


Self-journal: How daily gratitude could change your life

September 18, 2017

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Could a few minutes of writing be a secret to happiness? Shifting your focus from the negative to the positive will greatly improve your mental health. If you want to take your gratitude a step further, try journaling.

The link between food allergies and childhood anxiety

September 15, 2017
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Learning how to manage your child’s food allergies is key to dealing with any potential negative imbalances and feelings of anxiety.

Born at Swedish 92 years ago, and a receipt to prove it

September 11, 2017
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Louis Larsen still has the bill for his birth at Swedish, and he’s been getting his care there ever since. Take a look at the typewritten document and read his story.

Swedish Cancer Institute proudly co-sponsors Northwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

September 05, 2017
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Dr. Erin Ellis offers her firsthand reason behind proudly participating in this year’s Northwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference.

It's a bird...it's a plane...it's your heart?

September 04, 2017
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Atrial Fibrillation (also known as Afib) is an irregular heart beat that can present in many different ways. Some people don’t feel palpitations, but instead feel dizzy, weak or lightheaded. And still others feel nothing at all. So why should you care?

15 ways to be a happier, healthier you

August 31, 2017
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The term “mind-body connection” gets tossed around a lot, and there’s a reason for that. You need mental wellness as much as you need physical health.

A head and neck cancers support group closer to home

August 30, 2017

Being diagnosed and treated for head and neck cancers can be difficult. Treatment may raise many unique issues.

Diagnosis and treatment - how can the American Cancer Society support you?

August 30, 2017
Once faced with a cancer diagnosis, a little help goes a long way. You may feel overwhelmed and have many questions, or you may not even know where to begin or what questions to ask. The American Cancer Society (ACS) offers a variety of information and programs to support patients, caregivers and family members throughout diagnosis and treatment.

Parenting with cancer

August 30, 2017
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Having a cancer diagnosis is difficult for anyone at any age or stage of life. If you have children at home, things can be a bit more complicated. Parenting is not something that can be put on hold (not unlike cancer) so it is important to understand strategies for handling cancer and children at the same time.

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