New Trend In Joint Replacement Surgery Eliminates Hospital Admission

If you’ve known anyone who has undergone joint replacement surgery or if you have considered it yourself, you’ve likely heard that a hospital stay of two to three days is a normal part of the recovery process. Thanks to advancements in surgical care, some patients of Olympia Orthopaedic Associates are able to go home within […]

Do You Have High Blood Pressure And Not Know It?

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is called the “silent killer” because there are often no obvious symptoms. It accounts for more heart disease and stroke deaths than almost all other preventable causes – coming in second only to smoking. And the incidence of hypertension is now even higher, according to the American College […]

Resolution Restart At Your Farmer’s Market

If you are like most of the population, you’ve long since forgotten your New Year’s resolution by the time spring arrives. But if your pledge was to eat healthier, now is the time to get things back on track. Attend a local farmers market for fresh, nutritious local and organic offerings. Starting in March and […]

support after a breast cancer diagnosis

“What now?” It’s a seemingly simple question. For more than 330,000 women in the U.S. who will be newly diagnosed with breast cancer this year, this simple question carries tremendous weight and is compounded by the complexity of our health care system. Fortunately, getting a comprehensive answer will soon be easier thanks to a new […]

Home for the Holidays: Senior Relatives’

Holiday traditions are an important part of our culture. It’s a time that family and friends gather to celebrate, reminisce and create new memories. Older family members are often the backbone of these gatherings. Sometimes, in the midst of festivities and planning, we notice something that isn’t quite right with a beloved family member. The […]

Harnessing the Body’s Natural Healing Abilities

Promoting healing using your own platelets might sound a little like science fiction, but fellowship-trained physicians at Olympia Orthopaedic Associates are using this promising regenerative medicine therapy to treat painful sports injuries and musculoskeletal conditions. Platelet-rich plasma therapy, or PRP, is growing in popularity as a low-risk treatment to decrease pain and increase function by […]

Synergy HomeCare: Senior Fall Prevention

One of the biggest fears for aging seniors and their families is the risk of falling. In fact, falls by people aged 65 and older are the leading cause of death from injury. That’s where Synergy HomeCare comes in. Providing in-home care for seniors is one way to help them maintain their independence, and before […]

Eye Care For The Entire Family

Since 1968 Clarus Eye Centre has helped thousands of patients be proactive about their eye health. Besides performing routine exams, Clarus has helped patients understand the root cause of their vision troubles and guided them through treatment options. A team of fellowship-trained ophthalmologists, optometrists and a caring, professional staff all work together to help patients […]

Meet Rachel Taylor of Waxing The City

ShowCase Magazine is delighted to announce the opening of Waxing the City at Sunrise Village in Puyallup. We caught up with the owner of the new location to share her ideas here. What is your passion and why are you opening this new business? People are my passion. I have always loved to help people […]

Resort community: refined retirement lifestyle

Retirement has been redefined at Trilogy® at Tehaleh®, a 55+ resort style community in Bonney Lake. As an active lifestyle adult community built by Shea Homes, residents have the choice to engage in numerous on-site activities such as regular social events, cooking, fitness, or art classes, and fine dining. If you are more of an […]