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How do you dress yourself without blowing your budget after weight loss surgery? Jennifer admits it’s thrilling to fit into a smaller size and buy lots of clothes, but has some strategies for keeping your spending in check. http://multica.re/2dhQzey
Here are strategies for building a new wardrobe after bariatric surgery without breaking the bank.
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For those with barriers to care, such as lack of transportation, our Personal Health Partners program aims to help. http://multica.re/2aSFxLH
The goal of Personal Health Partners is to improve the health of patients, enhance their care experience and reduce their cost of care.
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Summer feels as if it's finally here in the Pacific Northwest, with temperatures reaching the 80s most of this week. Enjoy the sunshine with these tips in mind to avoid dehydration and heat stroke. http://multica.re/2ahw274
With temperatures in the 80s this week, it's important to take precautions to stay cool.
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Our hospitals have once again been recognized for providing a high level of stroke care: http://multica.re/1XxChFT
MultiCare Health System's hospitals have once again been recognized for providing a high level of stroke care.
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This year’s warm winter and early spring mean allergy season started sooner than usual. But there are steps you can take to avoid pollen, plus treatments if your allergies are severe. http://multica.re/1Skx8uv
Allergy season arrived early this year. Read on for tips from MultiCare allergy specialists.
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The news about the mosquito-borne Zika virus, linked to birth defects, seems to change week by week. Here, we answer common questions about the virus and what you should do if you think you’ve been affected. http://multica.re/24rFB88
The first case of Zika virus in our state has been confirmed by the Department of Health. Here's what you need to know about the mosquito-borne virus.
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For National Disaster Preparedness Month, we wanted to find out what’s more cost-effective: putting together your own disaster preparedness kit or buying a premade kit. Here’s what we learned. http://bit.ly/2d2plcD
September is National Disaster Preparedness Month. Ever wondered whether it's better to build your own emergency kit from the ground up, or buy one premade?
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The FDA’s new rules around e-cigarettes take effect today. Learn more about the restrictions for minors and why e-cigarettes can be especially harmful to children and teens. http://multica.re/2b8CujE
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has banned the sale of e-cigarettes to minors starting today.
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Nurse Camp gives high schoolers a glimpse into the medical field: http://multica.re/29KCpzi #nursecamprocks
Today, 105 students from 40 Puget Sound high schools graduated from MultiCare's 13th annual Nurse Camp.
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"Nurses bring the best of care and the best of themselves to the care of their patients. That’s what Nurses Day is really all about."
Thank you, nurses, today and every day. http://multica.re/1YdfQUw
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We’ve been following Jennifer as she gets ready to have bariatric surgery. In her latest post, she talks about the discomfort involved in changing her relationship with food — and why it’s worth it. http://multica.re/1Wa3QG8
Achieving a healthier weight and lifestyle is worth having, but I must embrace the discomfort of the journey to get there.
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After losing more than 100 pounds post-surgery, Julie sees weight loss surgery as a "turning point" in how she feels about herself. “I'm in a much better place now emotionally, physically and spiritually,” she says. http://multica.re/1RtscFr
After losing more than 100 pounds post-surgery, Julie sees bariatric surgery as a "turning point" in how she feels about herself.
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MultiCare is one of the nation’s "Most Wired" health care organizations, according to Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
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MultiCare is a leading-edge, integrated health organization made up of five hospitals including Allenmore Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Tacoma General Hospital, MultiCare Auburn Medical Center and numerous primary care and urgent care clinics, multi-specialty centers, Hospice and Home Health services, and many other services.
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