KOMO News - Healthworks http://www.komonews.com/news/health en-us KOMO News Thu, 28 May 2015 22:09:59 -0700 Thu, 28 May 2015 22:09:59 -0700 10 Body odor, perfume....and BEER? Mosquitoes love it all http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Body-odor-perfumeand-BEER-Mosquitoes-love-it-all-304742201.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Body-odor-perfumeand-BEER-Mosquitoes-love-it-all-304742201.html Sun, 24 May 2015 22:30:00 -0700
If you can't seem to avoid the little buggers, Dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Lucas explains it might be because you are inadvertently attracting them.]]>
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Cleanse! Detox! Flush! Not so fast... http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Cleanse-Detox-Flush-Not-so-fast-304445471.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Cleanse-Detox-Flush-Not-so-fast-304445471.html Wed, 20 May 2015 10:42:10 -0700 2015-05-20T10:42:10-07:00 2015-05-21T04:45:01-07:00 Pain in the jaw? Now, THAT, can be a real pain in the neck http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Pain-in-the-jaw-Could-be-TMJ-303926121.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Pain-in-the-jaw-Could-be-TMJ-303926121.html Fri, 15 May 2015 11:56:32 -0700
It's what allows us to talk, chew and even yawn, and can also be a big pain in the neck!]]>
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Studies find the key to inflammation may be in your kitchen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Studies-find-the-key-to-inflammation-may-be-in-your-kitchen-303482681.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Studies-find-the-key-to-inflammation-may-be-in-your-kitchen-303482681.html Wed, 13 May 2015 01:00:00 -0700 2015-05-13T01:00:00-07:00 2015-05-13T05:47:13-07:00 Feed your head...with fat? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feed-your-headwith-fat-303303671.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feed-your-headwith-fat-303303671.html Tue, 12 May 2015 01:00:00 -0700 2015-05-12T01:00:00-07:00 2015-05-11T10:58:05-07:00 'Little miracle' makes Mother's Day special for Yakima mom http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Little-miracle-makes-Mothers-Day-special-for-Yakima-mom-303116371.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Little-miracle-makes-Mothers-Day-special-for-Yakima-mom-303116371.html Fri, 08 May 2015 13:52:14 -0700 2015-05-08T13:52:14-07:00 2015-05-08T14:05:31-07:00 How can a popsicle help your child take a pill! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/How-can-a-popsicle-help-your-child-take-a-pill-302960411.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/How-can-a-popsicle-help-your-child-take-a-pill-302960411.html Fri, 08 May 2015 01:00:00 -0700 2015-05-08T01:00:00-07:00 2015-05-07T11:39:13-07:00 UW Researchers developing cure for celiac disease http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-Researchers-developing-cure-for-celiac-disease-302653671.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-Researchers-developing-cure-for-celiac-disease-302653671.html Tue, 05 May 2015 16:12:33 -0700 2015-05-05T16:12:33-07:00 2015-05-05T22:51:18-07:00 Have your rice and eat it too! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Have-your-rice-and-eat-it-too-302605231.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Have-your-rice-and-eat-it-too-302605231.html Tue, 05 May 2015 22:00:00 -0700
What if there was a way to have your rice and eat it too?]]>
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Find relief from the aches and pains of arthritis http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Find-relief-from-the-aches-and-pains-of-arthritis-302448631.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Find-relief-from-the-aches-and-pains-of-arthritis-302448631.html Mon, 04 May 2015 10:51:11 -0700 2015-05-04T10:51:11-07:00 Bulletproof coffee: Will it make you a Superhero? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Bulletproof-coffee-Is-it-as-301884451.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Bulletproof-coffee-Is-it-as-301884451.html Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:24:17 -0700 2015-04-30T10:24:17-07:00 Love Your Lines: stretch marks go viral in support of women http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Love-Your-Lines-stretch-marks-go-viral-in-support-of-women-301573261.html By LEANNE ITALIE Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Love-Your-Lines-stretch-marks-go-viral-in-support-of-women-301573261.html Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:17:46 -0700 2015-04-28T10:17:46-07:00 2015-04-28T10:17:44-07:00 Music and movement exercise may stave off dementia http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Music-to-the-Ears--More-like-Music-for-the-Brain-300142591.html By Denise Whitaker http://www.komonews.com/news/local/Music-to-the-Ears--More-like-Music-for-the-Brain-300142591.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:36:17 -0700 2015-04-16T14:36:17-07:00 2015-04-16T15:06:44-07:00 UW researchers developing cure for colorblindness http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-researchers-developing-cure-for-colorblindness-299633441.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-researchers-developing-cure-for-colorblindness-299633441.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:00:18 -0700 2015-04-13T18:00:18-07:00 2015-04-14T12:33:03-07:00 Survey: Nearly 9 in 10 U.S. adults now have health insurance http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Survey-Nearly-9-in-10-US-adults-now-have-health-insurance-299597561.html By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Survey-Nearly-9-in-10-US-adults-now-have-health-insurance-299597561.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:46:43 -0700 2015-04-13T12:46:43-07:00 2015-04-13T12:46:41-07:00 Average nursing home bill hits $91,000 as elder care costs soar http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Average-nursing-home-bill-hits-91000-as-elder-care-costs-soar-299230261.html By MATTHEW CRAFT, AP Business Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Average-nursing-home-bill-hits-91000-as-elder-care-costs-soar-299230261.html Thu, 09 Apr 2015 12:17:20 -0700 2015-04-09T12:17:20-07:00 2015-04-09T12:17:18-07:00 Sarcoidosis. Ever heard of it? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sarcoidosis-Ever-heard-of-it--299064751.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sarcoidosis-Ever-heard-of-it--299064751.html Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:22:33 -0700 2015-04-08T09:22:33-07:00 Sneezing and wheezing! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sneezing-and-wheezing-298923551.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sneezing-and-wheezing-298923551.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 10:08:13 -0700 2015-04-07T10:08:13-07:00 Study: Breast cancer overtreatment costs U.S. $4 billion a year http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Study-Breast-cancer-overtreatment-costs-US-4-billion-a-year-298807021.html By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Study-Breast-cancer-overtreatment-costs-US-4-billion-a-year-298807021.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:23:00 -0700 2015-04-06T13:23:00-07:00 2015-04-06T13:22:58-07:00 Tax refunds for many take hit or get bump from health law http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Tax-refunds-for-many-take-hit-or-get-bump-from-health-law-298712871.html By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Tax-refunds-for-many-take-hit-or-get-bump-from-health-law-298712871.html Sun, 05 Apr 2015 11:00:30 -0700 2015-04-05T11:00:30-07:00 2015-04-05T11:00:27-07:00 Oh! My head... http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Oh-My-head-298611571.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Oh-My-head-298611571.html Sat, 04 Apr 2015 01:00:00 -0700 2015-04-04T01:00:00-07:00 2015-04-03T12:11:46-07:00 Food psychology: making meals more satisfying http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Food-psychology-making-meals-more-satisfying-297701251.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Food-psychology-making-meals-more-satisfying-297701251.html Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:11:05 -0700 2015-03-26T16:11:05-07:00 2015-03-26T16:14:29-07:00 UW applies for permission to perform face transplants http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-applies-for-permission-to-perform-face-transplants-297595861.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/UW-applies-for-permission-to-perform-face-transplants-297595861.html Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:24:42 -0700 2015-03-25T17:24:42-07:00 CDC: Uninsured drop by 11 million since Obamacare http://www.komonews.com/news/health/CDC-Uninsured-drop-by-11-million-since-Obamacare-297419281.html By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/CDC-Uninsured-drop-by-11-million-since-Obamacare-297419281.html Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:45:10 -0700 2015-03-24T11:45:10-07:00 2015-03-24T12:05:02-07:00 World's top chefs say eat small fish to make big difference http://www.komonews.com/news/national/Worlds-top-chefs-say-eat-small-fish-to-make-big-difference-296654771.html By ALAN CLENDENNING / Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/national/Worlds-top-chefs-say-eat-small-fish-to-make-big-difference-296654771.html Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:56:26 -0700 2015-03-17T16:56:26-07:00 2015-03-17T16:56:25-07:00