5 health tips for the Sounders Parade

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SEATTLE SOUNDERS, MLS CHAMPIONS!!!! Naturally, as your Public Health department, we have a few health tips for those of you heading out to the Sounders Parade on Tuesday: Dress warmly. Save the naked body paint looks for the warmer weather of the Fremont Summer Solstice Parade. By all means, wear the scarves! […]

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Flying down to Rio? Health tips for travelers

Photo: Seattle Times Photography

We are so pumped for all of the Olympians representing King County and the USA, like weight lifter Morghan King from Redmond,  volleyball star Courtney Thompson from Kent, decathalete Jeremy Taiwo from Renton, diver Katrina Young from Shoreline, and the Seattle Reign’s Megan Rapinoe and Hope Solo! If you are heading to Rio to cheer […]

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5 Pokémon Go tips from your local health department

Pokémon nostalgia has roared back with the release of Pokémon Go and those of us in the public health field are not immune to its charms. We wish we could offer you tips on how to catch that elusive Vaporeon, but the only Insider play tip we have so far is that the lobby of the King County […]

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