“Exercise is over for me.” That’s what Whitey Bulger said in a letter to a friend after being examined recently for an irregular heart beat.
Cyberchondria is a growing trend in which a person spends hour after hour online reading health websites, self-diagnosing, and stressing out.
January 12, 2013 The flu outbreak continues to spread like wildfire with more than 700 reported cases here in Boston. On Wednesday January 9th, Boston Mayor Tom Menino declared a public health emergency and this […]
Most New Year’s resolutions center around two things, health and wealth!
There’s a new device that could help the millions of people who have lost their hearing in one ear and don’t benefit from traditional hearing aids.
The WBZ Kidcast Mobile Studio was at the Tufts Health Plan 10K for Women October 8, 2012!
Massachusetts health officials say a Berkshire County woman in her 70s is the state’s third West Nile virus patient this year.
When shopping for milk we used to have a few simple choices: whole, 2%, or skim, but now there are more options than ever in the dairy aisle like soy, almond, coconut, and rice.
Q. How important is maintaining a healthy diet as you age? A. Very important. As we age, we need to follow a healthy diet for optimal nutrition. We need to consume a balanced diet containing […]
Senior citizens are at high risk for depression for a variety of reasons: loss of health, loss of friends, loss of purpose. But there are things that can be done to sharply reduce that risk.