State public health officials say the state has reached a milestone in preventing drug overdose deaths.
State lawmakers will consider legislation Tuesday, that would ban so called “fat letters.”
The Massachusetts DPH has confirmed two cases of measles which were diagnosed in August at Mass General Hospital in Boston and Metrowest Hospital in Framingham.
A man in his 70’s from Plymouth County was diagnosed in late August, the state Department of Public Health announced Monday afternoon.
Screening for kids’ Body Mass Index became standard practice in schools across the state in 2010 and 2011.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has issued an advisory after a child became sick after drinking water from a five gallon bottle.
State officials are offering reassurances that there is plenty of vaccine still available for people who are still looking to get a flu shot.
The Director of the Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy has been fired amid an investigation into New England Compounding Center’s role in the nation-wide meningitis outbreak.
A forensic pathologist says an autopsy shows a Kentucky judge’s death was linked to tainted steroid shots at a Tennessee clinic.
The Department of Public Health has revoked the license of another compounding pharmacy in the state.