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Should I be concerned if my baby’s ultrasound shows a heart defect?

Posted on Feb. 14, 2019 ( comments)
Some forms of congenital heart disease are severe, but with early and planned intervention, newborns can live long and normal lives.
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Heart disease still no. 1 killer of women — know your risk factors

Posted on Feb. 1, 2019 ( comments)
February is American Heart Month, the perfect time to learn what factors increase your risk of heart disease.

MultiCare opens new family health clinic in Kent

Posted on Jan. 18, 2019 ( comments)
A completely new facility is now open and ready to serve Kent's diverse population with expanded language translation capabilities.
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Parenting Partnership helps babies and families thrive after they leave the NICU

Posted on Nov. 20, 2018 ( comments)
Although graduation from the NICU is a momentous occasion, it can also be distressing to transition to life at home alone with a fragile baby.

Why women are suffering hip pain and what they can do about it

Posted on Nov. 19, 2018 ( comments)

What to expect: The first 24 hours

Posted on Nov. 16, 2018 ( comments)
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What to pack: Having a baby

Posted on Nov. 14, 2018 ( comments)
Planning for a baby? South Sound moms and the Tacoma General Birth Center helped create this list of essential items every new mom needs at the hospital.
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Living with grief through the holidays

Posted on Nov. 6, 2018 ( comments)

Navigating the holidays during times of grief and loss can be complicated.

What should I eat to prevent breast cancer?

Posted on Oct. 30, 2018 ( comments)

MultiCare partners to expand breast-health education program for African-American women

Posted on Oct. 20, 2018 ( comments)
The program will focus on a population with the highest rate of breast cancer mortality in the county.