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The Bionic Pancreas. (Photo courtesy: Boston University)

‘Bionic Pancreas’ For Diabetics Developed At MGH, BU Makes Progress

Scientists have made big progress on a “bionic pancreas” to free some people with diabetes from the daily ordeal of managing their disease.

06/16/2014

State Trooper Michael Close. (WBZ-TV)

State Trooper Delivers Baby Near Mass. General Hospital

A State Trooper working a detail at Charles Circle in Boston found himself doing more than just directing traffic on Friday morning.

05/02/2014

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Report: Harvard Student Critically Injured In Fall From Building

The Harvard Crimson reports the student is in intensive care at Massachusetts General Hospital.

04/06/2014

Scene of fatal fire in South Boston Feb. 22. (Photo courtesy of Boston Fire Department)

Man, 90, Dies From Injuries Suffered In South Boston Fire Saturday

A 90-year-old man has died of injuries he suffered in a South Boston fire Saturday night.

02/25/2014

Volunteers train to take part in A Bout to Benefit, a charity boxing event coming to Watertown on March 1. (Photo credit: Michael J. Dunleavy Foundation)

‘White Collar’ Boxers In Training To Fight Children’s Cancer

They are engineers, social workers, MBA students, and medical researchers. They have never boxed before. But two dozen ‘white collar’ professionals from the Boston area will put on boxing gloves, step into the ring, and give it all they’ve got.

02/24/2014

Miriam Ashchkenasy of Brookline is an emergency medicine physician who is leading a Massachusetts General Hospital typhoon relief mission to the Philippines. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Mass General Hospital Team Joins Typhoon Relief Effort In Philippines

Miriam Ashchkenasy is an emergency medicine physician and has been doing humanitarian response work for past 15 years. On Sunday, she deploys to the Philippines as part of a disaster relief team from Massachusetts General Hospital.

11/16/2013

Secretary of State John Kerry listens to his wife Teresa Heinz, February 6, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Doctors Rule Out Heart Attack, Stroke, Brain Tumor For John Kerry’s Wife

Doctors have ruled out several possibilities for what caused Secretary of State John Kerry’s wife to have seizure-like symptoms over the weekend.

07/09/2013

Secretary of State John Kerry listens to his wife Teresa Heinz, February 6, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

John Kerry’s Wife Upgraded To ‘Fair’ Condition

Teresa Heinz Kerry, the wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and heir to a ketchup company fortune, remained hospitalized but was upgraded to ‘fair’ condition Monday, a day after showing symptoms consistent with a seizure, a person in close contact with the family said.

07/08/2013

(Photo Credit: Bernice Corpuz)

2,500-Year-Old Mummy To Undergo Restoration At Mass. General Hospital

A 2,500-year-old Egyptian mummy is coming out of its coffin to undergo cleaning and restoration procedures at Massachusetts General Hospital.

06/07/2013

Mark Fucarile discharged from Mass General (Photo by WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Mark Katic)

Last Of Marathon Victims Leave Mass. General

The last of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing being cared for at Massachusetts General Hospital expressed both hope and uncertainty as he was discharged after six weeks of treatment.

05/29/2013

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