CloseGet the newsLog In or Subscribe to skipSign in with FacebookSign in with GoogleSign in FAQMORE NEWSlocalInvestigatorsHealthLinkEnvironmentAerospaceBusiness/TechPoliticsPets/AnimalsChildrens Health LinkTamping down the sensory overload for kids with autismRead StoryKING 5 HealthLinkWhy teens have more trouble waking up in summer 13d When the cure causes cancer later on 20d It's not just sugar eroding kid's teeth 27d The coming tsunami: children with autism reaching… 33d Whooping cough cases on the rise in Washington 33d Even preschoolers aren't getting enough exercise 40d 'Huge breakthrough' for cystic fibrosis 48d Broccoli sprouts compound show promise treating… 55d Two Pierce County schools may have Norovirus… 59d Local WeatherSeattle, WA12 AM68°6 AM61°12 PM76°6 PM85°More Weatherpresented byQuick LinksActively NorthwestHeadlinesUpdated 6:01 p.m. PDTGridListChildrens Health LinkSeattle Children's 'been there, done that' sports medicine teamSeattle Children's 'been there, done that' sports medicine teamAthletes turned doctors bring something extra to the gameChildrens Health Link2 months agoChildrens Health LinkDoctors prescribing a video game instead of medicineDoctors prescribing a video game instead of medicineA free app is teaching kids about healthy habits.Childrens Health Link2 months, 1 week agoHealthContact HealthLinkContact HealthLinkSend your storyHealth1 month, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkVegan hip hop tour aims to get kids to eat healthyVegan hip hop tour aims to get kids to eat healthyFederal Way-based promoter Keith Tucker is getting national recognition for his youth dinners.Childrens Health Link2 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health Link13-year-old transplant patient thriving a year after getting a new heart13-year-old transplant patient thriving a year after getting a new heartDoctors credit device with keeping her alive until a donor heart became availableChildrens Health Link2 months, 2 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkCancer still leading 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Childrens Health Link4 years, 6 months agoChildrens Health Link'The Giving Spirit' - Links and contact information'The Giving Spirit' - Links and contact information'The Giving Spirit' - Links and contact informationChildrens Health Link4 years, 6 months agoChildrens Health LinkMaking medicine easier for children to swallowMaking medicine easier for children to swallowFlavors could be the key to getting children to take prescription drugs.Childrens Health Link4 months, 3 weeks agoShow More NewsFollow USFollow KING5:Share It PhotosYour browser does not support the viewing of this content. Producer's Picks PHOTOS: 'Foodnited States of America' Southwest cancels man's ticket while he sits on plane Right Now WeatherSeattle, WApresented by12 AM68°6 AM61°12 PM76°6 PM85°More WeatherRight NowKING5 on TwitterYour browser does not support the viewing of this content.