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.
A new study has found “reassuring” evidence that H1N1 flu vaccine is safe during pregnancy.
A recent study done by Harvard Law School’s Food Law and Policy Clinic and the Natural Resource’s Defense Council exposes the truth behind expiration dates and offers suggestions to food manufacturers on how to better set these dates.
Blacks are more likely than whites to not get enough sleep, according to a new Harvard study.
A new study will give Boston-area parents the chance to have their newborn baby’s DNA analyzed.
One of the graduates of Worcester State University’s Inter-Generational Urban Institute was Holocaust survivor Thea Aschkenase.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology says an internal review of its actions in the investigation of free-information activist Aaron Swartz had found no wrongdoing on the school’s part.
Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.