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With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!
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School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital is using a method in which a CAT scan is employed in the middle of the operating room in order to remove small tumors.
Mosquitoes in Bridgewater have tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, Mass. Department of Public Health announced on Friday.
The Food and Drug Administration will be taking a closer look at spray sunscreens to see if they might pose health risks, especially in children.
Researchers wanted to know if a change in the appearance of pills could cause people to stop taking their medications.
New research from Mass General Hospital shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.
Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs, malignant lymphoma in cats and allergy and respiratory problems in both animals, according to studies done at Tufts University’s School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts, Colorado State University and other schools.
State health officials are considering proposals for medical marijuana operations in some of Massachusetts’ largest urban centers and tourist destinations.
New Hampshire health officials are reporting two cases of the Chikungunya virus in people.
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.
The FDA is continuing to investigate a possible link between the multiple sclerosis drug Gilenya.