Latest Boston Healthwatch
A new study has found “reassuring” evidence that H1N1 flu vaccine is safe during pregnancy.
A recent study done by Harvard Law School’s Food Law and Policy Clinic and the Natural Resource’s Defense Council exposes the truth behind expiration dates and offers suggestions to food manufacturers on how to better set these dates.
They may not be binging on broccoli, but some University of New Hampshire students are at least pausing before they fill up on fried food, thanks to dishware designed to remind them about healthy options.
State public health officials say the state has reached a milestone in preventing drug overdose deaths.
State lawmakers will consider legislation Tuesday, that would ban so called “fat letters.”
Blacks are more likely than whites to not get enough sleep, according to a new Harvard study.
Children — like adults — are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.
The Department of Public Health says a toddler and an adult sought treatment for measles in August, sparking concern that others may have been exposed.
A new study will give Boston-area parents the chance to have their newborn baby’s DNA analyzed.