When babies are born, they encounter bacteria for the first time as they pass through the womb and into the world. And that’s a good thing, because bacteria from mom could keep kids from getting allergies and asthma. In this video and accompanying article, Elizabeth Meade, M.D., assistant chief of pediatrics at Swedish, explains.
The best way to treat lung cancer successfully is to catch it early. A Swedish patient and former longtime ...
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Remember to make an appointment for your annual eye exam. If you have concerns about your eye health, the experts at Swedish Ophthalmology can help.
Advice from Swedish experts for protecting your skin and lowering your risk of sun damage and skin cancer.
With a new baby, most birthing people experience emotional highs and lows. Persistent mood changes and impaired functioning may signal something more serious.
Prioritize your mental health. Swedish is here to help.
Advice from a Swedish expert and resource roundup for Women's Health Month.
Summer brings fun and adventure, and sometimes, bumps and bruises. Know where and when to go for treatment when you need it.
A Swedish behavioral health expert on the dangers of fentanyl and how to get help if you or someone you love is struggling with addiction.
Swedish is home to a Certified Center of Excellence for ALS care and offers patients the highest levels of multi-disciplinary care.
For three decades, Swedish has partnered with the Puget Sound-based organization dedicated to empowering and educating Black women who have breast cancer.
James Donaldson won an NBA championship with the Seattle Supersonics. Today, he's a mental health advocate who helps others by sharing the story of his near-death experience and rebuilding his life.
At Swedish, our occupational therapists meet patients where they are functionally to help them live as independently as possible.
Two transplant nurses at the Swedish Organ Transplant Center discuss their specialty and the rewards it brings them to share the gift of life.
COVID booster guidance has been for the immune compromised and those ages 65 and older has been updated. The FDA also updated booster guidance for kids ages 6 months to 5 years old.
A head and neck specialist at Swedish discusses oral, head and neck cancers, warning signs and ways to lower your risk.
For National Volunteer Appreciation Week, we spoke with two of the incredible volunteers who support our patients and caregivers.
Swedish Chief Health Equity Officer Nwando Anyaoku, M.D., discusses the deadly reality of health care disparities and how Swedish is closing the gaps.
Event affirms Swedish's commitment to Black women's right to joy, dignity and well-being before, during and after pregnancy.
Swedish offers revolutionary heart care for tricuspid regurgitation. Our experts share treatment options and explain why the new procedure offers new hope.