KOMO News - Healthworks http://www.komonews.com/news/health en-us KOMO News Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:41:21 -0700 Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:41:21 -0700 10 New military medical team to help with Ebola in US http://www.komonews.com/news/health/New-military-medical-team-to-help-with-Ebola-in-US-279717892.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/New-military-medical-team-to-help-with-Ebola-in-US-279717892.html Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:06:05 -0700 2014-10-19T14:06:05-07:00 2014-10-19T14:06:03-07:00 Officials fear Ebola's on AIDS path; some disagree http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Officials-fear-Ebolas-on-AIDS-path-some-disagree-279671772.html By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Officials-fear-Ebolas-on-AIDS-path-some-disagree-279671772.html Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:46:39 -0700 2014-10-18T11:46:39-07:00 Gay-rights group backs use of HIV-prevention pill http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Gay-rights-group-backs-use-of-HIV-prevention-pill-279669852.html By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Gay-rights-group-backs-use-of-HIV-prevention-pill-279669852.html Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:47:45 -0700 2014-10-18T10:47:45-07:00 2014-10-18T10:47:42-07:00 Breast self-exams should be done EVERY month, not just October http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Breast-self-exams-should-be-done-EVERY-month-not-just-October-279581032.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Breast-self-exams-should-be-done-EVERY-month-not-just-October-279581032.html Sat, 18 Oct 2014 01:00:00 -0700 2014-10-18T01:00:00-07:00 2014-10-17T10:11:21-07:00 Can Yoga help with Bi-Polar Disorder? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-Yoga-help-with-Bi-Polar-Disorder-279459542.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-Yoga-help-with-Bi-Polar-Disorder-279459542.html Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-17T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-16T11:26:44-07:00 Decorative contact lenses are too scary for your eyes http://www.komonews.com/news/health/i-279177781.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/i-279177781.html Wed, 15 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-15T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-14T12:30:37-07:00 Prevent MILLIONS of diseases by doing this one thing http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Prevent-MILLIONS-of-diseases-by-doing-this-one-thing-279025111.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Prevent-MILLIONS-of-diseases-by-doing-this-one-thing-279025111.html Tue, 14 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-14T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-13T09:53:04-07:00 Baby beats the odds and makes dash for Disneyland http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Baby-beats-the-odds-and-makes-dash-for-Disneyland-278856861.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Baby-beats-the-odds-and-makes-dash-for-Disneyland-278856861.html Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:36:36 -0700 2014-10-10T16:36:36-07:00 2014-10-13T17:58:19-07:00 Should you work out if you are sick? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Should-you-work-out-if-you-are-sick-278821161.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Should-you-work-out-if-you-are-sick-278821161.html Sat, 11 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-11T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-10T11:42:52-07:00 Eat like a caveman? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Eat-like-a-caveman-278820051.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Eat-like-a-caveman-278820051.html Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-13T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-15T05:01:49-07:00 "Eat Better, Eat Together" Month http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Eat-Better-Eat-Together-Month-278677771.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Eat-Better-Eat-Together-Month-278677771.html Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-10T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-09T09:46:49-07:00 A healthy lifestyle pays off again - this time when it comes to the risk of stroke http://www.komonews.com/news/health/A-healthy-lifestyle-pays-off-again---this-time-when-it-comes-to-the-risk-of-stroke-278553001.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/A-healthy-lifestyle-pays-off-again---this-time-when-it-comes-to-the-risk-of-stroke-278553001.html Thu, 09 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-09T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-08T11:40:16-07:00 An addiction that sits in the palm of the hand http://www.komonews.com/news/health/An-addiction-that-sits-in-the-palm-of-the-hand-278404571.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/An-addiction-that-sits-in-the-palm-of-the-hand-278404571.html Wed, 08 Oct 2014 04:00:00 -0700 2014-10-08T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-07T11:37:07-07:00 Can pregnant moms pass asthma along to their babies through plastic? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-pregnant-moms-pass-asthma-along-to-their-babies-through-plastic-278266131.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-pregnant-moms-pass-asthma-along-to-their-babies-through-plastic-278266131.html Tue, 07 Oct 2014 01:00:00 -0700 2014-10-07T01:00:00-07:00 2014-10-06T11:16:46-07:00 Think before you ink http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Think-before-you-ink-278228831.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Think-before-you-ink-278228831.html Mon, 06 Oct 2014 06:47:20 -0700 2014-10-06T06:47:20-07:00 Federal officials cast doubt on Ebola travel ban http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Federal-officials-cast-doubt-on-Ebola-travel-ban-278178501.html By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Federal-officials-cast-doubt-on-Ebola-travel-ban-278178501.html Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:40:51 -0700 2014-10-05T15:40:51-07:00 2014-10-05T15:40:47-07:00 Ebola in US: People scared, but outbreak unlikely http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Ebola-in-US-People-scared-but-outbreak-unlikely-278164491.html By CONNIE CASS Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Ebola-in-US-People-scared-but-outbreak-unlikely-278164491.html Sun, 05 Oct 2014 09:14:01 -0700 2014-10-05T09:14:01-07:00 2014-10-06T13:59:47-07:00 Official: Enterovirus 68 virus caused boy's death http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Official-Enterovirus-68-virus-caused-boys-death-278129781.html By Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Official-Enterovirus-68-virus-caused-boys-death-278129781.html Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:11:19 -0700 2014-10-04T14:11:19-07:00 2014-10-04T14:11:16-07:00 When should you see the doc for your cough? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/When-should-you-see-the-doc-for-your-cough-278044461.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/When-should-you-see-the-doc-for-your-cough-278044461.html Sat, 04 Oct 2014 06:00:00 -0700 2014-10-04T06:00:00-07:00 2014-10-03T11:15:39-07:00 Need a mood lifter? Try the produce aisle http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Need-a-mood-lifter-Try-the-produce-aisle-277912121.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Need-a-mood-lifter-Try-the-produce-aisle-277912121.html Fri, 03 Oct 2014 07:08:01 -0700 2014-10-03T07:08:01-07:00 The Healing Powers of Art http://www.komonews.com/news/health/The-Healing-Powers-of-Art-277910411.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/The-Healing-Powers-of-Art-277910411.html Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:10:24 -0700 2014-10-02T10:10:24-07:00 Brain surgery with sound shows 'a lot of promise' http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Brain-surgery-with-sound-shows-a-lot-of-promise-277792361.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Brain-surgery-with-sound-shows-a-lot-of-promise-277792361.html Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:20:42 -0700 2014-10-01T16:20:42-07:00 2014-10-01T20:55:16-07:00 Cleaning for a Reason http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Cleaning-for-a-Reason-277782121.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Cleaning-for-a-Reason-277782121.html Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:19:26 -0700 2014-10-01T11:19:26-07:00 2014-10-01T11:19:25-07:00 Its time to bust that belly fat http://www.komonews.com/news/health/rose/Its-time-to-bust-that-belly-fat-277767571.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/rose/Its-time-to-bust-that-belly-fat-277767571.html Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:52:05 -0700 2014-10-01T09:52:05-07:00 2014-10-01T10:43:59-07:00 Viagra ads target women for 1st time http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Viagra-ads-target-women-for-1st-time-277598691.html By LINDA A. JOHNSON AP Business Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Viagra-ads-target-women-for-1st-time-277598691.html Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:08:55 -0700 2014-09-30T08:08:55-07:00 2014-09-30T08:08:51-07:00