Scientists around the country, including here in Boston, are launching a landmark study to try to stop the disease before it takes hold.
Many young athletes are pushing themselves harder than ever before. And that can mean serious injuries.
Have you ever gone to see your doctor but instead of talking face-to-face, her back is to you as she types away on a computer screen?
Human anatomy is one of the first courses a student has to take in medical school to study the body’s organs, nerves, vessels and more.
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels.
Scientists at Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital have found marijuana is bad for the brain.
A student program at UMass Medical School is helping take the fear out of medical treatments for some children.
Doctors at Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center are the first in the country to be using Google Glass technology to save valuable seconds.
A recent study out of Harvard suggests that deciding when and how often to have a mammogram is not a black or white issue.
If the cold, gloomy weather is making you feel tired and depressed, you aren’t alone. The National Institute for Mental Health estimates that about…