Tufts Medical Center Performs Two Heart Transplants In Same DayTwo patients received heart transplants on the same day at Tufts Medical Center, a rarity in New England.
CDC Says Flu Mist Vaccine Not EffectiveIf you want to ward off the flu this year, you better get ready to roll up your sleeves and look away.
Boston Hospital Becomes World Leader In Lyme Disease TreatmentAccording to the CDC there are about 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease in the United States every year and some go on to develop chronic symptoms.
Blood Test May Help Predict Likelihood For Heart AttackWhat if a simple blood test could help predict your likelihood of having a heart attack in the near future?
Device Uses Small Electric Shock To Help Users Break Bad HabitsPavlok users press a lightning bolt on their wrist band to deliver a pre-set electrical jolt right to the arm.
Strong Father-Child Bond Yields Substantial Health Benefits, Research SuggestsBeing a dad is an important job, and also has positive health impacts on the father and his family.
New Guidelines Advise Plenty Of Sleep For ChildrenThe American Academy of Pediatrics is endorsing a new set of sleep suggestions to make sure children stay healthy.
Antidepressants For Kids Ineffective, Potentially Harmful, Study FindsA new analysis published in the journal Lancet finds that most of these drugs are not only ineffective in kids but some may actually be unsafe.
Green Light Could Ease Suffering In Patients With MigrainesResearchers in Boston have discovered that not all light is created equal.
Estrogen Levels Lower Among Women Who Suffer From Migraines, Study FindsAlmost 1 in 5 women suffers from migraines, and a new study provides more evidence that estrogen levels may play a role.
FDA Asks Food Manufacturers, Restaurants To Reduce SaltFor the first time, the U.S. government is making proposed recommendations to limit salt in processed foods.
Cardiac Care Advances At Brigham And Women's Hospital Lowers Likelihood Of Open Heart SurgeryNew advances in the treatment of heart disease at a Boston hospital is allowing some patients to avoid open heart surgery.