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Boston Hospital Testing Vaccine For Common ‘C. Diff’ Infection

Efforts are now underway in Boston to stop one of the most dangerous types of hospital infections, ‘C. Diff’.

WBZ-TV–02/18/2014

Menino speaks to reporters before his surgery. (CBS)

Menino ‘Raring To Go’ After Release From Hospital

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has been released from the hospital after prostate surgery and says he is “raring to go.”

06/07/2013

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Kidcast Mobile Studio at The Winchester Hospital Health Fair June 1st, 2013

The WBZ Kidcast Mobile Studio was at the Winchester Hospital Health Fair on June 1st 2013!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/03/2013

Marc Fucarile

Boston Bombing Survivor Tries To Focus On The Positives During Long Recovery

One of the five Boston Marathon bombing survivors who remain in area hospitals one month after the attacks says he is staying positive despite a long road to recovery.

05/15/2013

(Photo from Marc Fucarile's GoFundMe Page)

Still-Hospitalized Marathon Bombing Victim Credits Family For Optimism

arc Fucarile lost his right leg above the knee in the Boston Marathon bombing, and doctors are still fighting to save his shattered left one. He has second- and third-degree burns and a piece of shrapnel lodged in his heart. He’s lost track of how many surgeries he’s had, with more still ahead.

05/11/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger (Photo from U.S. Marshals Service)

Bulger Says ‘Exercise Is Over For Me’ After Latest Heart Exam

“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.

02/21/2013

Rex Trailer (Family photo)

Rex Trailer, Host Of WBZ-TV’s ‘Boomtown,’ Dies

Boston TV icon Rex Trailer died Wednesday night, his family announced on his website Thursday.

01/10/2013

Rex Trailer in 2011. (Photo courtesy: Wikimedia Commons-Ken Carson)

Rex Trailer Battling Pneumonia In Florida Hospital

Boston TV icon Rex Trailer is in the intensive care unit of a Florida hospital, his family told WBZ-TV Tuesday.

01/01/2013

Nurse at UMass Memorial Medical Center

Worcester Nurses Forced To Choose Between Flu Shot, Mask

Nurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center who choose to not get a flu shot are required to wear a mask. The Massachusetts Nurses Association believes the new guidelines are not fair.

11/29/2012

Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, Thomas M. Menino. (Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Menino’s Doctors Say Infection Better But Back Is Worse

Mayor Tom Menino’s doctors met with reporters Monday afternoon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital to update his condition.

11/13/2012

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