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.
Opioids Don't Provide Much Relief For Back Pain Sufferers, Researchers SayResearches have discovered opioids don't provide significant relief for back pain.
Women Teachers Develop Vocal Fatigue More Than Men Who TeachImaginetrying to keep the attention of 30 kindergarteners or 40 middle schoolers and it isn't hard to understand how many teachers tend to lose their voices over time.
Researchers At Boston Children's To Study Body TemperatureResearchers at Boston Children’s Hospital are hoping to recruit thousands of adults and kids from all over the country to participate in the "Feverprints" study.
Eating More Potatoes, French Fries Linked To High Blood PressurePeople who ate four or more servings of potatoes a week had an 11 percent higher risk of hypertension.
Location Of Cancer On Colon May Predict Patient's Survival ChancesNew research shows the location of a patient’s colon cancer may predict their chances of survival.
Boston Medical Center Is First In Mass. To Offer Sex Reassignment SurgeryThe hospital announced the launch of its new Center For Transgender Medicine and Surgery on Wednesday.
'Now I'm Back': Halifax Man Grateful After Receiving Penis TransplantThe man who received the nation's first penis transplant at Mass General Hospital in Boston wants everyone to know how grateful he is.
Harvard Study: Women Who Go To Church Live Longer, Healthier LivesGoing to church regularly may have benefits that are more than just spiritual, according to new research.
Consumer Reports Study: Many Sunscreens Not As Effective As AdvertisedSunscreen shortcomings are reportedly leaving people vulnerable to skin cancer, sunburns and wrinkles.
Salem Woman Falls Into Trash Compactor While Trying To Retrieve KeysA Salem woman was injured after falling three stories into a trash compactor.
Woman Saved By Boston Children's Hospital Keeps Promise To Give BackNikoleta Maidou knows how to make a promise and keep it. Even if the promise is decades in the making.