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Corks & Crush virtual fundraising event to benefit stroke care at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Posted on Apr. 14, 2021 ( comments)
In 2014, Dale Wilkinson arrived by ambulance at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital after experiencing a seizure. 

The plan to eliminate barriers and provide 23,000 COVID-19 vaccines

Posted on Mar. 23, 2021 ( comments)
The COVID-19 pandemic, and especially vaccine distribution, continues to underscore health disparities. 
Lynn Tanuvasa

Diagnosed with colorectal cancer while pregnant: Lynn's story

Posted on Mar. 17, 2021 ( comments)

In February of 2020, Lynn Tanuvasa, 42, received the news she was hoping not to hear: the colonoscopy she’d just had showed that she had colon cancer. Then, just a few days later, Tanuvasa received even more life-changing news: she was pregnant.

Olaf and Kristen

Meet Olaf: A true companion for Mary Bridge patients

Posted on Mar. 15, 2021 ( comments)
At Mary Bridge Children's Hospital, everyone adores Olaf – not the snowman, rather our beloved 4-year-old facility dog.

Tyval battles rare gastroenterological condition with the help of his Mary Bridge Children’s care team

Posted on Mar. 9, 2021 ( comments)
Like most 4 year olds, Tyval “Ty” Jackson has an infinite amount of energy.

MultiCare Heart Strings for Hope concert will help people like Rebecca

Posted on Mar. 8, 2021 ( comments)
For 63-year-old Rebecca Brockway, her experiences with depression and mania go back to adolescence.

MultiCare adds new colorectal cancer services in Puyallup

Posted on Mar. 4, 2021 ( comments)
With colorectal cancer as one of the most common cancer diagnoses in the United States, MultiCare is pleased to offer a new option for patients seeking highly specialized and convenient services to treat colorectal cancer.

Child Life Month: Celebrating our Child Life Services team

Posted on Mar. 1, 2021 ( comments)
Hospitals and doctor's offices can be scary places for kids.

Dr. Uma Krishnan is a champion for women’s heart health

Posted on Feb. 26, 2021 ( comments)
In February, hearts rule. While the shape immediately calls to mind all things Valentine’s Day, the second month of the year is also a time when the United States spotlights the risks of cardiovascular disease and prevention.

Skin removal surgery: Is it right for me?

Posted on Feb. 25, 2021 ( comments)
If you've lost a significant amount of weight through bariatric surgery or other means, skin removal surgery, also known as body contouring, may be right for you.