Latest Health News

Sad In The Spring? Allergy-Mood Link Is RealSpring allergies aren't just an annoyance - many doctors agree that there is a real connection between allergies and mood.
Boston Hospital Testing Device To Rid Epilepsy Patients Of SeizuresBrigham and Women's Hospital in Boston is testing a new painless device to try to rid epilepsy patients of their seizures.
Boy Hopeful Groundbreaking Surgery In Boston Will Improve VisionAfter groundbreaking surgery at Mass Eye and Ear, both patient and doctor are beaming, with hope.
Researchers Identify New Gene Connected To ALSIf you’ve ever wondered where all that money from the Ice Bucket Challenge went – here’s part of the answer.
Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge. 
Man Donates Kidney To Help Save Father-In-Law's Life A local man gave his father-in-law a new lease on life in the most unconventional way.
Male Birth Control Pill Found To Be Safe And Effective By StudyThe daily oral contraceptive known as dimethandrolone undecanoate (DMAU) is being viewed as a major breakthrough in creating a similar product to female birth control.
$12,000 For A Bee Sting? Emergency Room Visits Get Even PricierThe spike in spending was driven almost entirely by an increase in the prices charged by hospitals.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
Hidden Cancers Uncovered With Glowing DyesHidden cancers revealed by fluorescent dye. It's an advance that could transform how hundreds of thousands of operations are done each year.