Latest Boston Healthwatch
A visit to the doctor later in the day makes it more likely that a patient will walk away with a prescription antibiotic, according to a new report.
A Boston hospital is trying to make C-sections as pleasant for mothers-to-be as possible, something they’re calling a “Gentle C”.
Patterns suggest that long-term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors may result in bone loss.
For the first time, the FDA is requiring tanning bed manufacturers to warn users about the machine’s cancer risk.
The Massachusetts health department says the number of emergency room visits for head injuries is going up. And that includes concussions that happen while playing sports.