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.
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.