Articles About Northwest

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    NOV 07, 2018

    4 happiness-boosting strategies in the Northwest

    Nobody likes being stressed out, but did you know that stress can have a negative impact on your health? ... Learn more >

    TOPICSHappinessmental healthMental Health and WellnessNorthwestStress Management

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    OCT 23, 2018

    4 tips to managing your diabetes in the Northwest

    November is National Diabetes Month, so there’s no better time to take charge of your health and get empowered. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSblood sugarDiabetesEat HealthyNorthwest

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    SEP 24, 2018

    Home, health, and healing in the Northwest

    Reneese, a Longview, Washington resident, knows firsthand how hard it is to achieve good health without a place to call home. ... Learn more >

    TOPICScommunity healthcommunity serviceNorthwest

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    AUG 27, 2018

    Find a flu shot clinic near you in the Northwest

    Flu season is almost upon us, but the best way to protect yourself is already here. Throughout the Northwest, Kaiser Permanente is offering no-cost flu shots to members at their facilities. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSFluFlu SeasonFlu shotNorthwest

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    JUL 17, 2018

    The ABCs of back-to-school health in the Northwest

    It’s time to put away the beach towels and take out the backpacks — a new school year is just beginning. To help your child make a smooth transition, remember these ABCs of back-to-school health. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSBack to SchoolNorthwestpediatric healthStress

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    JUN 07, 2018

    Care Essentials comes to Portland’s Hawthorne neighborhood

    Portland’s Hawthorne neighborhood has a lot to offer — eclectic shops, classic theaters, distinctive restaurants, and now quality health care provided by Care Essentials. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSCare EssentialsHawthorneNorthwestPortland

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    MAY 08, 2018

    Nurse navigators: With you every step of your journey in the Northwest

    When Portland-area real estate broker Kathy Allen closes a sale, she likes to give a gift to the new homeowners. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSNorthwestnurse navigatorsspecialty care

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    APR 10, 2018

    Get facts from the Northwest on women’s heart health

    Heart disease affects men and women in equal numbers. But the warning signs for heart attack are different for women — and they aren’t as commonly known as the symptoms men experience. As a result, many women suffering from a heart attack don’t know they’re having one until it’s almost too late. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSheart attackheart diseaseNorthwestwomen's heart health

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    MAR 13, 2018

    From steel mill worker to nurse — a Northwest member’s journey

    Over the past 13 years, Robert Lord has traded in his hardhat and steel-toed boots for sterile scrubs, a mask, and booties. And in June 2017, the former steel mill worker became a nurse on the surgical services team at Sunnyside Medical Center. ... Learn more >

    TOPICScareershealth careNorthwestregistered nurse

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    FEB 07, 2018

    Give your kids a lifetime of healthy smiles in the Northwest

    We all know how hard it can be to get kids to brush and floss. Whether you try coaxing, reasoning with them, or even threats of tooth decay — sometimes it feels like nothing works. ... Learn more >

    TOPICSdental carehealthy smilesKidsNorthwest