The American medical community is getting proactive about combating opioid dependence. Here's what that could mean for your next Doctor visit.
Cancer treatment can take a physical toll on patients but there's also the psychological aftermath for anyone who is told "You have cancer."
After a cancer diagnosis, there are important services to help build a fulfilling life after treatment - one of which is fertility preservation. Chemotherapy and radiation can affect both female and male patients, depending on their age and treatment exposure, so Seattle Cancer Care Alliance experts work with patients to protect a patient's fertility before treatment.
With dietitians board certified in oncology, every Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patient has access to medical nutrition therapy. SCCA's Medical Nutrition team covers every area of the clinic and every diagnosis treated at SCCA is assigned a nutritionist, at no cost.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance doctors, specialists and experts from today's show answer audience questions.
Dr. Kristine Brecht from Aesthetic Rejuvenation and Spa tells all on how to get spruced up and ready for that new bikini this summer!
This week's Wednesday Wellness panel included Dr. Julie LaCombe from the Pelvic Health Clinic at Overlake Medical Center, Dr. Steven Kaptik from Digestive Health Specialists, Dr. Kristine Brecht from Aesthetic Rejuvenation, and Dr. Lucas McCarthy from Virginia Mason.
Debbie Casteel takes control of her MS diagnosis by taking advantage of National MS Society's support groups and adopting a new mindset. Debbie joins us to talk about her life with MS and the Walk MS 5K on April 9.
The 44-person cast of Cirque Du Soleil's new show Luzia make acrobatics look so easy! The show transports you to a vibrant world inspired by Mexico. One of the stars is an aerialist from Seattle who also competed on UW's gymnastics team. Kelly McDonald talks about staying fit and healthy while performing in this world renowned production.
Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Kevin MacDonald emphasizes Virginia Mason's team medicine approach for joint replacement surgery with low risk of surgical complications. His patient, Joanna Guglielmino also describes her positive experience working with a multi-disciplinary team.
Social media can be overwhelming, stressful, and frustrating at times. Dr. Gregory Jantz explains that we don't necessarily need to pull back from social media, but instead learn to use it differently.
Concussions from winter sports such as ice hockey, skiing, and sledding are often talked about less than other sports like football or soccer but are just as dangerous. Dr. Adrielle Fry of Evergreen Health Sport and Spine Care is here to help us identify a concussion, offer advice for the next steps to recovery, and how to prevent long-term effects.
On oday's episode of television show, T.D. Jakes, and also joining us today on New Day NW are mother and daughter, Sarah and Alex McKelvey, talking about their acts of kindness goals in celebration of Alex's grandmother’s life.
Licensed marriage and family therapist Laura Heck presses five important questions we should ask to improve relationship wellness.
Dr. Megan Beers, Dr. Kristine Brecht and Dr. Dennis Rochier join us to answer questions about health and wellness.
Seattle has more than one type of cold going around. Dr. Dennis Rochier from the Overlake Medical Clinics helps us decipher cold symptoms from flu symptoms and when to seek help.