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Local Company Instrumental In First Regenerated Esophagus

A local company is part of a second breakthrough in regeneration of human body parts.

04/16/2014

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Boston Researchers: Adolescent Pot Use Changes Brain

Scientists at Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital have found marijuana is bad for the brain.

04/16/2014

A man is loaded into an ambulance after he was injured by one of two bombs exploded during the 2013 Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

‘Strong Medicine’ Honors Medical Community’s Response To Marathon Bombing

Strong Medicine is a digital archive of get well cards, photographs, reflections, and other media documenting the medical community’s response to the Boston Marathon bombings.

04/14/2014

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No Ruling In Mass. Painkiller Ban

Massachusetts’ ban of the powerful new painkiller Zohydro remains in effect for now.

04/14/2014

Scott Brown announces campaign in New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV)

Senate Hopeful Brown: Health Law Erodes Freedom

Hoping to return to Washington by way of New Hampshire, former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown is using a variation of the state’s “Live Free or Die” motto to argue against President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul law.

04/10/2014