HEALTH

A New Kind of Tourniquet for the Modern Battlefield

Portland-based industrial design firm Ziba’s new design for an ancient life-saving device brings rugged health tech to the US Army.

07/14/2014 By Zach Dundas

HEALTH

Shifting Gears

A recession-era career switch takes a Portlander from showroom to emergency room.

07/14/2014 By Chris Lydgate

Q&A

How to Eat Like a Pro Athlete

Portland cyclist Brianna Walle shares her pre-race nutrition plan (hint: it includes baby food).

03/03/2014 By Zach Dundas

FOOD FINDER

Portland's Essential Gluten-Free Food & Drink Guide

From 100% gluten-free restaurants, breweries, and bakeries to fine dining destinations with dedicated GF menus, we've rounded up our go-to spots for gluten-free dining.

01/14/2014 By Allison Jones and Molly Woodstock

HEALTH

Top Doctors & Nurses 2014

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

01/02/2014

TOP DOCTORS 2013

PDX Index: Health Care Workers

A by-the-numbers look at Oregon's doctors, nurses, and medical volunteers

01/02/2014 By Cari Johnson

TOP DOCTORS & NURSES 2013

Trauma Night

Jennifer Parker steers the sick and wounded through medicine’s darkest hours. We tracked her for one shift: a rare look at the complicated work of saving lives.

01/02/2014 Photography by Leah Nash By Zach Dundas

TOP DOCTORS 2014

Vox Populi: Conventional vs. Alternative Care

Our readers weigh in on alternative and complementary health care—with some surprising results.

12/20/2013 By Marty Patail

ANATOMY OF A DISH

Deconstructing Harlow's Betty Bowl

We dive into a signature one-bowl meal at SE Hawthorne's organic and gluten-free haven, offering customizable savory satisfaction to balance holiday indulgence.

11/12/2013 By Allison Jones and Molly Woodstock

ON OUR BOOKSHELF

What is Good Food?

Margaret Wittenberg's newly revised "Essential Good Food Guide" delivers the facts behind the fads for healthy eating at home.

08/23/2013 By Kristin Belz

OREGON CAMPING

How to Treat a Rattlesnake Bite

Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office medical team shares what to do (and what NOT to do) post-snake attack.

08/01/2013 By Alisha Gorder

KIDS HEALTH ANNUAL

Welcome to the Kids Health Annual 2013

We are dedicated to bringing you the latest discoveries, treatments, and therapies to help your family stay healthy.

05/09/2013

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