Maybe you’ve seen it – a video of a dresser falling onto a toddler. The video has gone viral and is an example of hidden dangers at home for young children. Learn about the boy’s ordeal and about other not-so-obvious dangers from Elizabeth Meade, M.D., chief of Pediatrics at Swedish Medical Center.
Struggling with incontinence? A pelvic health nurse navigator can help
When asked what kind of nursing I practice, I proudly answer that I am the nurse navigator for the Swedish...
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Effects of music as medicine during bone marrow biopsy
A study that uses music as a medical intervention to moderate distress, anxiety, or pain during bone marrow biopsy
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