Healthwatch: The Impacts of Pre-Participation Cardiac Screenings, A Visit To Grandma'sA new study says pre-participation cardiac screening is ineffective and a visit to grandma may be unhealthy for your child.
HealthWatch: New Hope For Autism; Too Much TV Could Lead To Blood ClotsA new study is offering some hope to parents of children with autism and watching to much TV could lead to blood clots.
Volunteers Wanted To Knit Red Hats For Babies"Little Hats, Big Hearts" aims to give out thousands of red hats to babies to raise awareness about heart health and congenital heart defects.
Kratom Herbal Supplement Can Lead To Addiction, Death Says FDAThe herbal supplement kratom has been promoted as an alternative to opioid painkillers and other prescription drugs.
HealthWatch: New High Blood Pressure GuidelinesFor the first time in more than a decade, the American Heart Association is changing the guidelines for high blood pressure.
Blue Light Can Be Hazardous To Your HealthWe are constantly bombarded with blue light, and nighttime exposure can be hazardous to your health.
Experts Concerned About Effectiveness Of This Year's Flu VaccineThe vaccine is your best protection against getting the flu, but a new study is raising concerns.
Over-The-Counter Pain Relievers Worked As Well As Opioids In New StudyA study of patients with broken bones and sprains found pain relievers like Tylenol and Motrin worked as well as opioids at reducing pain.
Food Allergy Detection Device Could Remove Danger Of Dining OutMassachusetts General Hospital scientists are trying to give people with allergies the power to test their own food right at the table.
HealthWatch: Effects Of Sugary Drinks, The Importance Of Strength TrainingStudies show sugary drinks are associated with high blood pressure and strength training may be just as important as cardio exercise.
40 Percent Of Doctors, Nurses Have Gone To Work With The Flu, Survey FindsAccording to a survey of nearly 2,000 healthcare professionals, over 40 percent who say they've worked while sick actually had the flu as they met patients.
CVS To Offer Same-Day Prescription DeliveryCVS Health Corp. plans to expand same-day deliveries to Boston by early next year.