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Dr. Autumn Marie Klein. (Image courtesy: KDKA)

Former Boston Doctor Convicted Of Poisoning Wife

Jurors who convicted a University of Pittsburgh researcher of first-degree murder in the cyanide poisoning death of his wife say they didn’t find his explanations believable and were moved by a 911 call.

11/08/2014

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6 Massachusetts Hospitals Announce Ebola Plan

Six Massachusetts hospitals have formed a collaborative system to handle Ebola patients.

10/31/2014

Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Cardinal Sean O’Malley Visits Tom Menino In Hospital

The head of the Boston Archdiocese visited former Boston Mayor Tom Menino in the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

10/29/2014

Ebola virus

Boston Hospitals, Colleges Make Ebola Preparations

Local hospitals are taking proactive steps to make sure patients and staff are protected just in case Ebola arrives on the Bay State’s doorstep.

10/02/2014

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Nurses Union Goes To Court To Fight Brigham And Women’s Flu Shot Mandate

The Massachusetts Nurses Association wants a judge to stop Brigham and Women’s Hospital from requiring employees to receive the influenza vaccine.

09/25/2014

CardioMEMS device for heart failure patients. (WBZ-TV)

New Device Helps Heart Failure Patients Stay Out Of The Hospital

A device called CardioMEMS will allow doctors to measure pressures in the heart and act on them without even seeing the patient.

09/22/2014

Brigham and Woman's Hospital is offering Gentle C cesarean sections that allow mothers to hold and see their newborn right away.

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Offering a Family-Centered Cesarean Section

A Boston hospital is trying to make C-sections as pleasant for mothers-to-be as possible, something they’re calling a “Gentle C”.

08/11/2014

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Brigham Clinical Trial Using CAT Scan In Operating Room To Better Target Tumors

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.

07/18/2014

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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

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