About the AuthorMore Content by Ira Byock, M.D., FAAHPM
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Do you know all the signs of a heart attack? Hear Dawn’s true-life story about recognizing the symptoms and getting help just in the nick of time.
Learn if you may be at risk of ovarian cancer — and what you can do to reduce your risk of this disease.
Artificial intelligence advances across industries are poised to drive health care forward in ways that improve patient care and the caregiver experience.
Whether you’re 18 or 80, you can follow these tips from a sports medicine expert to avoid injuries and stay in the game.
Providence Swedish is at the forefront of new technologies that decrease pain and shorten recovery time for prostate cancer patients.
The cardiac care team at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center helped a Spokane man survive a widow-maker heart attack with fast, expert treatment.
Learn how making connections between social determinants of health can help us achieve better health outcomes.
As fall and winter move in, your children may be exposed to the triple threat of RSV, the flu and COVID-19. Here’s how to tell the difference.
While rates of lung cancer have dropped with successful campaigns to curb smoking, lung cancer remains a problem – including for non-smokers. Learn how.
Understand stigmas about suicide and find mental health and suicide prevention resources from a Providence clinical psychologist.
Think you know all there is to know about the flu? Hear from a doctor about common myths and why you should get a flu vaccine.
If your child is sick, you’re miserable, too. Here’s how to tell if your child has a cold or the flu, how to treat, and when to take them to the doctor.
The flu can be life-threatening for anyone — especially those who are 65 and older or pregnant, or young children and infants. Learn how to protect yourself.
The best way to handle sickness is to get lots of rest and stay away from others. Learn more ways to treat a cold or flu this fall and winter.
From electric vehicles to alternative commuting, learn about the efforts Providence is taking to lower emissions from transportation.
Providence Swedish prioritizes providing LGBTQIA+-informed health care. Learn how informed care helps improve outcomes for the LGBTQIA+ community.
Health for good means caring for the whole patient. That includes collaborating with partners who can help our community to lead better, healthier lives.
The Community Health Worker Program at Providence aims to improve health equity. Find out how in this Washington success story.
Focused ultrasounds are a life-changing treatment for patients with essential tremors. Read more about Bill’s experience and the skills he has regained.