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Sprinkler heat wave

How to stay cool in the heat this weekend

Posted on Jun. 23, 2017 ( comments)

With temperatures forecast in the 80s and 90s this weekend, it's important to take precautions to stay cool.

Have a fun (and safe!) summer: Outdoor safety tips for kids

Posted on Jun. 9, 2017 ( comments)
Family on beach
Girl with dad outdoors

Tips for managing asthma and allergies this spring

Posted on May. 22, 2017 ( comments)

May is Asthma Awareness Month, and also a time of year that seasonal allergies hit many Washingtonians.

hamster ski

Four tips for a healthy heart

Posted on Feb. 23, 2017 ( comments)
For Heart Month, we asked Dr. Lippman and the hamsters of the Heart Center at MultiCare Covington Medical Center to share tips for heart health.
MMC Snow

Multiple MultiCare and Mary Bridge locations closed due to weather conditions

Posted on Feb. 6, 2017 ( comments)

4 tips to help you avoid the flu during peak flu season

Posted on Jan. 10, 2017 ( comments)
Flu shot 2016
Doctor with elderly patient

Doctors explain hospice and palliative care

Posted on Nov. 2, 2016 ( comments)

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Learn more about these philosophies of medical care.

distracted driving

Talking to your teens about distracted driving

Posted on Oct. 17, 2016 ( comments)

Parents can take these four practical steps to help their teens resist distraction behind the wheel.

Disaster Preparedness Day of Food

Disaster preparedness kits: Build or buy?

Posted on Sep. 20, 2016 ( comments)

September is National Disaster Preparedness Month. Ever wondered whether it's better to build your own emergency kit from the ground up, or buy one premade?

Good Samaritan Emergency Department

10 years of MultiCare and Good Samaritan: Evolution of an emergency department

Posted on Sep. 14, 2016 ( comments)
Serving East Pierce County, the Good Samaritan Emergency Department cares for about 80,000 patients a year.