MIT Researchers Land Deal For Needle-Free Drug InjectorPRIME fires a pressurized spray to penetrate the skin, instead of piercing the skin with traditional needles.
Girl Pricked By Needle At Boston Playground A young girl is being treated with drugs to prevent HIV after she was pricked by a needle at a Hyde Park playground.
Leominster Police Find Kids Playing With Hypodermic Needles In Dumpster Not far from a community playground, police found a group of children playing with hypodermic needles in a dumpster.
Former Boston EMT Charged With Stealing Painkillers From AmbulancesA former Boston paramedic pleaded not guilty Friday to stealing and tampering with painkillers and sedatives from ambulances and locked drug storage areas.
New Medical Technology May Eliminate Need For Needles, ShotsA Cambridge company says their device aims to change the way we draw blood.
Lynn Mother Says Son Put Dirty Needle In His Mouth At PlaygroundA mother says her one-year-old son found a needle at Ames Playground and put it in his mouth.
Saugus Dad Finds Needles At PlaygroundSaugus' police chief says he will increase patrols in the area of a playground where the father of a 3-year-old girl found discarded hypodermic syringes.