Specially Trained Dogs Sniff Out Cancer, Save LivesSince 2013 hundreds of Chicago firefighters have breathed into masks as part of a study.
Local Researchers May Have Found Way To Restore HearingTiny hair cells inside our inner ear allow us to hear but they can be easily damaged by loud noises or certain drugs, causing hearing loss.
Life Expectancy In U.S. Expected To Remain Behind Other CountriesWhen it comes to life expectancy, the United States will continue to trail other industrialized countries in the year 2030.
Program Can Help Doctors, Patients Discuss Gun SafetyThe material is being developed after physicians and other health care professionals complained about a lack of information available for discussions with patients about firearms safety.
Research Underway In Boston To Help Dogs Live LongerResearchers hope a drug approved for humans will help dogs live longer.
Exercise May Not Be Completely Linked To Weight Loss, Study FindsA study conducted at Loyola University found that weight loss isn't directly tied to exercise.
Iranian Scientist Unable To Begin Heart Research In Boston Due To Travel BanAs debates over President Donald Trump's travel restrictions rage on, people affected by the ban who cannot get into the country worry for their future.
Kids' Menu Is Just As Unhealthy As It Was 5 Years Ago, Study FindsDespite an apparent countrywide shift toward healthier living, kids' menus are still lagging in the past.
Gonorrhea Outbreak Reported In New HampshireHealth officials say New Hampshire has reported a high number of gonorrhea cases for last year, at 465.
Warren, Walsh Hold Rally For Obamacare At Faneuil HallLed by Mayor Marty Walsh and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, hundreds packed Faneuil Hall's Sam Adams Park Sunday afternoon to voice their support for Obamacare--and their disdain for President-elect Donald Trump's plan to repeal and replace it.
Increased Activity In Part Of Brain Could Predict Stress-Related Heart Attack RiskStress and heart attacks have long been linked, but researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital may now know exactly why.
CVS Now Selling Generic Competitor To EpiPen At A 6th Of The PriceCVS Health Corp., the nation's second-largest drugstore chain, says it cut the price of the generic version of Adrenaclick nearly in half.