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Interest Growing in Donating to ‘Cord-Blood’ Banks

By Jonel Aleccia for the The News Tribune SEATTLE – Like other first-time parents, Carl...

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A CT scan shows the skull repair performed on A.J. Davidson at Seattle Children’s hospital. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times

Common Birth Defect Spurs Mom to Offer Uncommon Care

By JoNel Aleccia for The Seattle Times Anthony James Davidson, age 6, is happy to show strangers...

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Elder care

Crucial Questions to Ask When You’re Choosing a Nursing Home

By Lisa Esposito for US News and World Report Health Brian Capshaw, now 52, was a corporate cost...

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Washington Open Enrollment Tops 159,556 Individual Exchange Enrollees

By David Peters for State of Reform Washington open enrollment topped 159,556 individual...

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Affordable Care Act

Obamacare Enrollment Falling Short In Washington State

Originally published by Kaiser Health News. Kaiser Health News (KHN) is a nonprofit national health...

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Healthcare, Health Care

Confusion, Concern in Olympia about Health-Exchange Budget

By The Associated Press, featured in The Seattle Times The chairman of the state House...

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Eligible for medicare medicaid

HealthPath Washington Capitated Model Cancelled

By Washington Health Care Authority, Washington State Department of Social & Health Services,...

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Celebrating the elderly

Aging with Care | Transform Outlook for Aging Family Members

By Marla Beck for the Madison Park Times The new year is here! Let’s look ahead by creating a...

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Washington Affordable Care Act

Health Exchange Switching to Direct Premium Payment

By Yasmeen Hassan for KAPP TV OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The board that runs Washington’s...

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Medicaid in Washington

As Enrollment Soars, Medicaid Fee Cuts May Threaten Access in Washington State

By JoNel Aleccia for The Seattle Times More than 480,000 people in Washington state gained...

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