In a new study, doctors at Tufts Medical Center found that the DNA test performed significantly better compared to the traditional screening for hormones and proteins. Both only require a simple blood sample.
What does it take to compete in the Olympic games? 2010 Olympic silver medalist Karen Thatcher knows all too well.
The Museum of Fine Arts recently premiered The Genius of Marian, a documentary that focuses on a Needham family’s struggle with their mother’s Alzheimer’s.
A report card on emergency medical care nationwide ranks Massachusetts second in the country.
Being overweight or obese does not lead to a longer life when it comes to patients with Type 2 Diabetes.
Dr. Eric Winer, chief of the division of Women’s Cancers in the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber, is speaking about breast cancer research at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium this week.
Eating a healthier diet does cost more than eating junk – about $1.50 a day according to new research fom Harvard School of Public Health.
A Boston Children’s Hospital study shows medical errors are significantly reduced by changing the system of what’s known as “patient handoff.”
While Black Friday and Cyber Monday are all about emptying your wallet for the sake of holiday gift giving, Giving Tuesday is about giving back to those in need.
he North Shore’s largest food pantry is collecting donated turkeys ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.