Some surgeons and oncologists are calling this the ‘Angelina Jolie’ effect.
Let’s put it this way, your taxes are going up over the next 20 years, and not incrementally.
Biopsy specialists frequently misdiagnose breast tissue, potentially leading to too-aggressive treatment for some women and under-treatment for others, a study suggests.
Study is Boston’s newest American restaurant that’s offering you either a five course or a nine course dinner with optional drink pairings to kick off 2015.
Days that averaged about 77 degrees ended up reducing people’s income by about $5 a day when compared with days that were about 20 degrees cooler.
According to a study led by researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital, improvements in communication between doctors during patient handoffs can reduce injuries due to medical errors by 30 percent.
Worcester and Boston are ranked the most dangerous cities in the country to drive in, according to a new review.
The latest Kids Count report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation has found that children in Massachusetts are better off than almost anywhere else in the nation.
Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs, malignant lymphoma in cats and allergy and respiratory problems in both animals, according to studies done at Tufts University’s School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts, Colorado State University and other schools.
Scientists around the country, including here in Boston, are launching a landmark study to try to stop the disease before it takes hold.