Northwest Health Magazine
The following articles on fitness, nutrition, and prevention have appeared in recent issues of Northwest Health. All articles are reviewed by Group Health physicians and other health experts on staff.
Group Health experts can help you understand what's behind your restless nights, and how to improve your sleep.
Do you know if you have hypertension? It's easy to diagnose, and you can take steps to manage this dangerous condition.
Less-invasive surgical techniques mean quicker recovery and fewer complications for patients.
Many things can cause children to experience abdominal pain.
Group Health's Wound Care Program, available in all clinics, helps patients with chronic, non-healing wounds.
Digital photos help family physicians and dermatologists work together for quick consultations.
For many years, women could count on having a yearly mammogram to screen for breast cancer, starting at age 40. Recently, though, medical experts are rethinking that recommendation based on new information.
Try six new ways to reduce your sodium intake.
Find out how to get ready for your first fitness event.
Surgeon George Brennan, MD, talks about why he likes general surgery and practicing at Group Health.
In My View
Group Health's president and CEO discusses health care reform and how policymakers around the country are looking at changes that will encourage other health care systems to emulate what we already do.