Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Study: Too Much Or Too Little Sleep For Women Can Lead To Memory Loss

Researchers found that women who slept five or fewer hours or nine or more hours per day had worse memory.

05/01/2014

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Brigham And Women’s Study To Test ‘Chocolate’ Pills For Heart Health

It sounds like research that people would line up to take part in – a study to see whether the nutrients in dark chocolate can help prevent heart attacks and strokes.

03/17/2014

Three firefighters were injured fighting a fire at this home in Claremont, N.H. (Photo by Jeffrey Hastings)

3 Firefighters Hurt Battling Claremont, NH, Fire, 1 Airlifted To Boston Hospital

A firefighter with “significant burns” was airlifted to Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

03/03/2014

Colleen Wogernese in Boston. (WBZ-TV)

Widow Performs 318 Random Acts Of Kindness In Tribute To Husband’s Cancer Fight

Colleen Wogernese’s husband Chad shuttled from Wisconsin to Boston for cancer treatment in his final 318 days of life.

02/28/2014

Members of the men's soccer team at Curry College gear up for a 38-flight ascent at Exchange Place in Boston on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. (Credit: Twitter)

Boston ClimbCorps Event Steps Up To Heart Disease Challenge

About 1,000 people participated Sunday in the third annual ClimbCorps fund-raiser in the city to help fight heart disease.

01/26/2014

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Mass. Ranks Second In Nation For Emergency Care

A report card on emergency medical care nationwide ranks Massachusetts second in the country.

01/16/2014

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Pipe Bursts In Brigham And Women’s Hospital, Forcing Some Patients Out

A pipe burst at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Tuesday morning, forcing some patients to be moved other nearby hospitals.

01/07/2014

Mia Carolina Espinoza Rodriguez (left) and Belanov Ryan William Bercier (right) (Photos courtesy: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Boston Medical Center)

New Year’s Baby Race In Boston Ends In A Tie

Boston Medical Center and Brigham and Women’s Hospital both reported births at 12:02 a.m. on Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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Robots Being Used For Scar-Free Surgery In Boston

The Brigham is one of only 20 centers in the country using this innovative procedure.

11/08/2013

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Boston Commuters Can Donate Blood On A Train

Commuters will be able to donate blood on a train in Boston to benefit local hospital patients.

10/21/2013

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