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posted 12/31/2013

Navigating the challenges of caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease need not be a solitary journey. It is impossible to surmount the hurdles without reaching out to others.

posted 05/09/2013

Katie Forgette's new play, which has debuted in Seattle, captures the reality of life in adult homes. And it says a lot about political policy and philosophy.

Collin Tong's Blog

Navigating the challenges of caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease need not... more »
posted 12/31/13
Katie Forgette's new play, which has debuted in Seattle, captures the reality of life in adult... more »
posted 05/09/13

Collin Tong's Work

Village Health Works has rebuilt a war-torn Burundian village, teaching community members who used to kill each other to instead care for one another. Seattle's global health community is on board.

The federal Affordable Care Act will likely help many immigrants, but questions and hurdles remain. And minority populations start from a big deficit on health insurance.

Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, and University of Washington scientists say an inexpensive laboratory test can spot many cases of autistic spectrum disorder [ASD] in many cases, which should lead to earlier intervention and treatment.