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Give your aging loved ones the gift of independence in the New Year

December 21, 2017
Nearly 18 million older adults feel that they need help performing day-to-day tasks, whether it’s cooking, cleaning or getting around town. Often times, they turn to family members for support.

Nearly 18 million older adults feel that they need help performing day-to-day tasks, whether it’s cooking, cleaning or getting around town. Often times, they turn to family members for support.

Family doctors from Guatemala and Malawi visit Seattle to learn new care models

December 20, 2017
Family doctors from Guatemala and Malawi visit Swedish Medical Center in Seattle to learn new care models.

This fall, PSJH Global Partnerships partnered with the Swedish Family Medicine residency program at First Hill to run the Global Family Medicine Collaboratory. The program was the brainchild of Elizabeth Hutchinson, MD, faculty of the residency program.

For healthy joints, choose cycling

December 15, 2017
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Make your New Year’s resolution to ease up on your joints by taking up cycling.

Making the switch to veganism

December 12, 2017
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How to be a healthy vegan by following a balanced, whole-food diet.

Protect your heart from holiday heart syndrome

December 11, 2017
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Interview with Joshua Buckler, M.D., Chief of Cardiovascular Services and Medical Director of the Swedish Comprehensive Atrial Fibrillation Network, on how to protect your heart from holiday heart syndrome.

Five ways to take action against depression during the holidays

December 04, 2017
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Interview with Sasha Waring, M.D., a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist who works in primary care consultative psychiatry at Swedish, on how to effectively fight depression during the holidays.

Is your lifestyle hurting your heart health?

December 01, 2017
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Your heart is the most important muscle in your body. Still not convinced to keep it healthy? 

How to recognize a silent stroke

November 30, 2017
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The signs and symptoms of silent stroke are subtle but can cause cumulative damage over time. Here’s how to recognize them.

Pick fish for your holiday dish

November 30, 2017
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What makes fish the perfect holiday dish? Not only are fish delicious, but they are also filled to the gills with health benefits.

Alcohol and cancer risk

November 22, 2017

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Martha A. Clay, ARNP, weighs in on statement released by The American Society of Clinical Oncology that alcohol drinking is an established risk factor for several malignancies.