Latest Boston Healthwatch
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.
New flu vaccines promise greater protection from getting sick this season.
A troubling new study could explain why some couples have trouble conceiving.
Scientists may–one day–eliminate Down Syndrome.
Belmont, Waltham, Westport and Whitman have reported finding infected mosquitoes in their towns.
Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.
A special commission exploring whether expanding Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul law is right for New Hampshire is looking at what’s in place now.
The bill would prohibit any licensed professional in Massachusetts from engaging in any practice that seeks impose a change in the “sexual orientation or gender identity” of anyone under 18.