KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

What You Should Do if Your Kid Gets a Concussion

Concussions are different for kids. If your child gets one, here’s what to do.

05/02/2013 By Genevieve J. Long, PhD 

Article

Kids Health Annual 2013

Presented by SagaCity Media and OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

05/02/2013

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Tot

Don’t wait to start lifelong habits.

05/02/2013 By Camille Grigsby-Rocca

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Technology & Children's Health

Raising kids in today’s rapidly changing mediascape, parents face questions of too much, too soon—and the challenge of setting a good example

05/02/2013 By Camille Grigsby-Rocca

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Myths and Misconceptions About Life-Saving Vaccines

When it comes to life-saving vaccines, doctors say to rely on rigorous research, not the rumor mill.

05/02/2013 By Genevieve J. Long, PhD 

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Doctors Are Parents, Too

A new blog offers the latest expert medical advice, plus a peek behind the scenes.

05/02/2013 By Genevieve J. Long, PhD 

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

The Sick Day Dilemma

Keeping a child home—and taking a day off work—can be a tough call.

05/02/2013 By Eleanor R. Brown

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Health & Nutrition for Young Athletes

Athletes’ strengths lie in smart choices, not pills and energy drinks.

05/02/2013 By Camille Grigsby-Rocca

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Kids & Vitamins: Playing It Safe

Some supplements make sense at certain times, but parents should use caution.

05/02/2013 By Camille Grigsby-Rocca

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Combat Childhood Obesity One Meal at a Time

You don’t need a reality show to combat childhood obesity.

05/02/2013 By Genevieve J. Long, PhD 

FEATURE

The Last Days of My Left Breast

I’m a stripper, rocker, bartender, and writer. I had a lot of plans last year, but none of them involved breast cancer. The disease sidetracked my livelihood, threatened my life, and forced me to reinvent my chest. So far, I’ve lived to to tell the tale.

04/15/2013 By Viva Las Vegas

INTERVIEW

Sustainable Seafood Tips from Rick Moonen

The Las Vegas top chef shares some advice for the best fish-friendly choices at grocery stores and restaurants.

03/05/2013 By Allison Jones

Article

Women's Health Annual

01/11/2013

BACKPAGE

Vox Populi: Doctors vs. Nurses

364 Portland doctors and nurses weigh in about their jobs

12/20/2012

FEATURE

Portland Alternative Medicine Guide

As the nation's hotbed for education in natural medicine, Portland is a great place to get treated.

12/20/2012 By Hannah Wallace

FEATURE

Top Doctors & Nurses 2013

Our eighth annual list of Portland's most outstanding medical professionals

12/18/2012 Edited by Randy Gragg and Martin Patail

FEATURE

Safe Delivery: Home Birth in Oregon

Legacy Emanuel leads the way in bridging hostilities between the home-birth community and traditional hospitals—potentially saving lives along the way.

12/18/2012 By Jill Davis

PROFILE

The Making of a Therapy Llama

A look at how two big camelids learned to help humans.

12/14/2012 By Laura Lundberg

Article

PDX Index: Babies

A by-the-numbers guide to our city's newest citizens

12/12/2012 By Jasmine Eoff

Who We Are

Portlanders on Health

Who gets the healthcare bill for the poverty stricken citizens? And when is it OK to pull the plug?

09/20/2012 Edited by Kasey Cordell and Randy Gragg