Brigham and Women’s Hospital

A new operating room equipped with an MRI machine is helping cancer patients avoid multiple surgeries.

New Operating Room At BWH Helps Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Multiple Surgeries

There is no other operating room like this in world. It has fancy lights, flat screens, and life-saving imaging equipment typically not found in the OR. Equipment like x-rays, CT scans, and MRI’s are all within arm’s reach.


Boston Mayor Tom Menino at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (Photo Credit: Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe)

Boston Mayor Menino Discusses Illness, Recovery

The mayor is at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, recovering from a fracture in his back.


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Transplant Doc, Nobel Winner Murray Dies In Boston

Dr. Joseph E. Murray, who performed the world’s first successful kidney transplant and won a Nobel Prize for his pioneering work, has at age 93.


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Mayor Menino Transferred To Spaulding Rehab Hospital

After spending a full month at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston Mayor Tom Menino is now heading to a rehabilitation center as he continues to recover.


Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, Thomas M. Menino. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Menino’s Doctors Say Infection Better But Back Is Worse

Mayor Tom Menino’s doctors met with reporters Monday afternoon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to update his condition.


Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, Thomas M. Menino. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Mayor Menino Expected To Remain Hospitalized Through The Weekend

Mayor Menino is expected to remain in the hospital through the weekend, according to a spokesperson.


Katy Hayes and her daughter Arielle at their home in Texas following Katy’s amputations. (Photo courtesy: Hayes family)

Texas Woman To Undergo First Double Arm Transplant In US At Brigham & Women’s

Brigham and Women’s Hospital has just gotten approval to perform the first double arm transplant in the U.S.



Women In High-Demand Jobs At Increased Risk Of Heart Attack

A new study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital offers a warning to women when it comes to stress on the job.



Boston Salsa Singer & Instructor Edwin Pabon

July 7, 2012 If you like salsa music and you live in Boston, you probably already know this week’s guest. His name is Edwin Pabon, a salsa music singer and instructor who’s band has performed with some […]


Jim and Jane Carelli (Photo courtesy: Brigham and Women's Hospital)

Retired Teacher Gets First Total Artificial Heart Transplant In New England

Retired high school teacher and track coach James Carelli Jr. needs the device to pump his blood through his body as he waits for a human heart donation.





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