KOMO News - Healthworks http://www.komonews.com/news/health en-us KOMO News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:40:12 -0800 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:40:12 -0800 10 Can your job boost your memory? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-your-job-boost-your-memory-283242261.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Can-your-job-boost-your-memory-283242261.html Thu, 20 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-20T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-19T12:36:44-08:00 Feeling SAD? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feeling-SAD-282965431.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feeling-SAD-282965431.html Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-18T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-17T12:24:15-08:00 Rare beginner surfing injury leaves Seattle woman paralyzed http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Surfing-injury-leaves-Seattle-woman-paralyzed-282751331.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Surfing-injury-leaves-Seattle-woman-paralyzed-282751331.html Sun, 16 Nov 2014 23:00:00 -0800 2014-11-16T23:00:00-08:00 2014-11-17T17:16:55-08:00 Study lifts cloud over heart drugs Zetia, Vytorin http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Study-lifts-cloud-over-heart-drugs-Zetia-Vytorin-282953091.html By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Study-lifts-cloud-over-heart-drugs-Zetia-Vytorin-282953091.html Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:42:02 -0800 2014-11-17T10:42:02-08:00 2014-11-17T10:42:00-08:00 Administration says HealthCare.gov working well http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Administration-says-HealthCaregov-working-well-282863721.html By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Administration-says-HealthCaregov-working-well-282863721.html Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:10:37 -0800 2014-11-16T10:10:37-08:00 2014-11-16T10:10:34-08:00 Helmets have become commonplace on the slopes http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Helmets-have-become-commonplace-on-the-slopes-282815471.html By MARK MORICAL The Bulletin http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Helmets-have-become-commonplace-on-the-slopes-282815471.html Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:10:09 -0800 2014-11-15T10:10:09-08:00 2014-11-15T10:10:06-08:00 Help! Fell off the healthy-eating wagon! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Help-Fell-off-the-healthy-eating-wagon-282743301.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Help-Fell-off-the-healthy-eating-wagon-282743301.html Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-17T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-14T12:51:58-08:00 Calgon! Take me away! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Calgon-Take-me-away-282744511.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Calgon-Take-me-away-282744511.html Sat, 15 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-15T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-14T12:51:00-08:00 CDC: E-cigarette use rising in high school kids http://www.komonews.com/news/health/CDC-E-cigarette-use-rising-in-high-school-kids-282638701.html By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/CDC-E-cigarette-use-rising-in-high-school-kids-282638701.html Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:24:28 -0800 2014-11-13T15:24:28-08:00 2014-11-13T15:24:26-08:00 Food allergies lead to getting bullied for some kids http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Food-allergies-lead-to-getting-bullied-for-some-kids-282436341.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Food-allergies-lead-to-getting-bullied-for-some-kids-282436341.html Thu, 13 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800
But food allergies?]]>
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Chemical from plastic found in high levels in infant diets http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Chemical-from-plastic-found-in-high-levels-in-infant-diets-282337141.html By Molly Shen http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Chemical-from-plastic-found-in-high-levels-in-infant-diets-282337141.html Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:03:31 -0800 2014-11-11T16:03:31-08:00 2014-11-11T16:55:16-08:00 Beetroot juice can help heart patients http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Beet-root-juice-can-help-heart-patients-282317971.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Beet-root-juice-can-help-heart-patients-282317971.html Wed, 12 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800
Things like spinach, kale, blueberries and pumpkin.

But have you thought about beets?]]>
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Be careful of getting the flu during pregnancy http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Be-careful-of-flu-in-pregnancy-282182301.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Be-careful-of-flu-in-pregnancy-282182301.html Tue, 11 Nov 2014 01:00:00 -0800 2014-11-11T01:00:00-08:00 2014-11-10T12:31:15-08:00 Ebola volunteers wrestle with quarantine mandates http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Ebola-volunteers-wrestle-with-quarantine-mandates-282023191.html By JENNIFER PELTZ Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Ebola-volunteers-wrestle-with-quarantine-mandates-282023191.html Sat, 08 Nov 2014 08:37:52 -0800 2014-11-08T08:37:52-08:00 2014-11-08T08:37:50-08:00 A weightloss pill that just might work! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/A-weightloss-pill-that-just-might-work-281935591.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/A-weightloss-pill-that-just-might-work-281935591.html Sat, 08 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-08T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-07T09:40:24-08:00 As the weather changes, so does your skin http://www.komonews.com/news/health/As-the-weather-changes-get-ready-for-your-skin-to-change-281923781.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/As-the-weather-changes-get-ready-for-your-skin-to-change-281923781.html Fri, 07 Nov 2014 08:03:36 -0800 2014-11-07T08:03:36-08:00 Sugar - not so sweet http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sugar---not-so-sweet-281636781.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Sugar---not-so-sweet-281636781.html Thu, 06 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-06T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-05T09:31:26-08:00 Gluten: Just what IS it? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Gluten-Just-what-IS-it-281468471.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Gluten-Just-what-IS-it-281468471.html Wed, 05 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800
But just WHAT is it?]]>
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'Movember': Mustaches for Men's Health! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Movember--Mustaches-for-Mens-Health-281347171.html By Denise Whitaker http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Movember--Mustaches-for-Mens-Health-281347171.html Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:15:48 -0800 2014-11-03T13:15:48-08:00 2014-11-03T13:16:37-08:00 Vitamins and prescription meds: Do they mix? http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Vitamins-and-prescription-meds-Do-they-mix-281323881.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Vitamins-and-prescription-meds-Do-they-mix-281323881.html Tue, 04 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-04T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-03T09:19:20-08:00 Ebola: Scientists try to predict how bad it can get http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Scientists-try-to-predict-number-of-US-Ebola-cases-281225991.html By MARTHA MENDOZA AP National Writer http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Scientists-try-to-predict-number-of-US-Ebola-cases-281225991.html Sun, 02 Nov 2014 09:01:20 -0800 2014-11-02T09:01:20-08:00 2014-11-02T09:01:17-08:00 Dallas nurse who survived Ebola reunited with dog http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Dallas-nurse-who-survived-Ebola-reunited-with-dog-281181341.html By DIANA HEIDGERD Associated Press http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Dallas-nurse-who-survived-Ebola-reunited-with-dog-281181341.html Sat, 01 Nov 2014 09:25:01 -0800 2014-11-01T10:25:01-07:00 2014-11-01T10:24:58-07:00 How your gut can help your heart! http://www.komonews.com/news/health/How-your-gut-can-help-your-heart-281080512.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/How-your-gut-can-help-your-heart-281080512.html Mon, 03 Nov 2014 04:00:00 -0800 2014-11-03T04:00:00-08:00 2014-11-03T04:39:21-08:00 Feeling fatigued? 5 tips to shake it off http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feeling-fatigued-5-tips-to--280941792.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Feeling-fatigued-5-tips-to--280941792.html Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:00:00 -0800 2014-11-01T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-30T09:21:16-07:00 Helping little ones navigate Halloween http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Helping-little-ones-who--280821532.html By Marina Rockinger http://www.komonews.com/news/health/Helping-little-ones-who--280821532.html Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:00:00 -0800 2014-10-31T04:00:00-07:00 2014-10-29T12:21:52-07:00