One group says we are making progress in making healthy nutritional choices, but there is a long way to go.
A Boston hospital is starting the world's first hand transplant program for children, and doctors say it won't be long until face...
The virtues of Greek yogurt quickly became well known, and grocery stores are having a hard time keeping it in stock.
It’s time to enjoy all the things we associate with summer.
State public health officials are proposing a fee structure for the state's new medical marijuana program.
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The decision comes in the wake of last year’s deadly meningitis outbreak that began at a compounding pharmacy in Framingham.
An 11-year-old Canton girl got to witness first-hand just how hard it can be to brush a gorilla’s teeth.
Boston Children’s Hospital hopes a new program can help female athletes stay heathly.
A Sharon father of two made a trip to New York last week for a meeting he’d looked forward to for some time. He says he sort of feels like a lottery winner.
Angelina Jolie’s choice to undergo a preventative double mastectomy has shed new light on this difficult medical decision.
The BRCA test can tell a woman if she has a gene that makes it more likely she will develop breast cancer. Two local women were faced with the same choice and made different decisions.
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.