Cardiology patient Wallace Chan

Catching a silent killer

On any given day, Wallace Chan can be found clocking thousands of steps around the Boeing campus, where he spends anywhere from 10 to 12 hours a day working as a senior engineer, living out his dream of designing airplanes. While he doesn’t describe himself as an athlete, Wallace, 54, is constantly on his feet … Continued

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Hernia patient photo

Hernia Center at Northwest Hospital gives hernia patient new life

For years, Larry Neufeld was forbidden from lifting much more than a finger. A suspected hernia had caused his doctor to severely restrict his physical activity.

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SCCA, Proton Therapy Center

Retired physicist benefits from proton therapy

After being diagnosed with a very rare form of cancer in his salivary gland, John Albers has been cancer free for nearly two years.

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Family using sunscreen

Protect your skin and eyes from radiation this summer

UV radiation can cause sunburn, wrinkles, sunspots, cataracts, and skin cancer, and probably contributes to macular degeneration.

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Brain photo - September is World Alzheimer's Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month

Every 66 seconds, someone in our country develops Alzheimer’s disease. Test your knowledge of Alzheimer’s, the No. 6 cause of death in the USA.Take the quiz.

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