Harvard researchers estimate that Massachusetts health reform law has prevented some 320 deaths per year or, one life saved for each 830 people gaining coverage.
Researchers found that the most gender expressive teens were more ikely to engage in cancer risk behaviors.
A local company is part of a second breakthrough in regeneration of human body parts.
In this segment, WBZ’s Diane Stern presents perspectives from several first responders, including Betty Sparks, an ER nurse at Newton Wellesley Hospital, who volunteered at the finish line medical tent.
The American Diabetes Association is encouraging all Americans to find out if they’re at risk for developing Type Two diabetes.
The museum, along with over 400 other art partners, has uploaded high-resolution works of art to googleartproject.com
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.