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.
In the largest study of its kind, people who ate a daily handful of nuts were 20 percent less likely to die from any cause over a 30-year period than were those who didn’t consume nuts.
A breakthrough has been made in organ transplants that uses the cells in the patient’s own body.
“How early should obesity prevention start?” That’s the name of a “perspective” in Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine.
Local institution for bargain hunters, Building #19, is going out of business.
Over 15 million children are exposed to intimate partner violence (IPV) each year, and the health consequences of this exposure are well-documented.
Repeated warnings that antibiotics don’t work for most sore throats and bronchitis have failed to stop overuse: Doctors prescribed these drugs for most adults seeking treatment at a rate that remained high over more than a decade, researchers found.
More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu but adults have a way to go.
Married people who are diagnosed with cancer are likely to live longer than cancer patients who are not married.