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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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Menino, Still In Hospital, Says He Was ‘A Pretty Sick Guy’

Boston Mayor Tom Menino is being treated for a viral infection and compression fracture in his back.

11/08/2012

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Car Accident In Rehoboth Sends Seven To Hospital

Two vans collided Saturday afternoon, leaving 10 people injured and sending seven of them to the hospital.

09/29/2012

delirium

Research Finds Ways to Lessen Delirium Older Hospital Patients

It’s an all-too-familiar situation: an elderly patient falls and fractures his hip. He is admitted to the hospital and undergoes surgery. During the recovery period, he becomes extremely confused and refuses to work with the physical therapist.

07/19/2012

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N.H. Man Drowns While Attempting To Cross Lake in Salem

A man from Windham, New Hampshire apparently drowned after attempting to swim across Shadow Lake. Police responded to a report of an intoxicated man in the water on Friday night. Officers borrowed a neighbor’s boat and found the man floating face down about 75 yards off shore. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/02/2012

One person was killed and four others were injured in a canoeing accident in Leominster.

One Dead, Four Hurt In Overnight Canoeing Accident At Route 2 Reservoir

One person is dead and four others seriously injured in a canoeing accident in a reservoir on the Fitchburg-Leominster line. Rescue officials were called to the scene near Route 2 early Saturday morning. They say two of the victims may have been in the water as long as an hour. They were taken by air to area hospitals.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/12/2012

Gov. Deval Patrick

Governor Patrick’s Daughter In The Hospital

According to the governor’s communications director, the governor’s 26-year-old daughter was eating dinner in the Berkshires Monday evening when she became ill and temporarily disoriented.

05/08/2012

Amit Gupta.

California Man Uses Social Media To Find Bone Marrow Donor

Amit Gupta was diagnosed with leukemia and needed a bone marrow transplant. Because he’s Indian-American, his chances of finding a match were 1 in 20,000.

02/08/2012

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