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- Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!
- School Safety Tips For Younger Kids School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it's a great place to get started.
- Brigham Clinical Trial Using CAT Scan In Operating Room To Better Target Tumors Brigham and Women's Hospital is using a method in which a CAT scan is employed in the middle of the operating room in order to remove small tumors.
- Mosquitoes In Bridgewater Test Positive For EEE Mosquitoes in Bridgewater have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, Mass. Department of Public Health announced on Friday.
- FDA Investigates Safety Of Spray-On Sunscreen The Food and Drug Administration will be taking a closer look at spray sunscreens to see if they might pose health risks, especially in children.
- Pill Appearance Change Causes Some Patients to Stop Taking Their Medication Researchers wanted to know if a change in the appearance of pills could cause people to stop taking their medications.
- MGH Researchers Discover UV Radiation May Be Addictive New research from Mass General Hospital shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.
- Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
- Tufts Study: Secondhand Smoke As Harmful To Pets As To People Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs, malignant lymphoma in cats and allergy and respiratory problems in both animals, according to studies done at Tufts University's School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts, Colorado State...
- Mass. DPH Considering Marijuana Dispensary For Boston State health officials are considering proposals for medical marijuana operations in some of Massachusetts' largest urban centers and tourist destinations.