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.
Boston is one of the best cities in the country for walking, according to a report released this week.
It sounds like research that people would line up to take part in – a study to see whether the nutrients in dark chocolate can help prevent heart attacks and strokes.
January 4, 2013 Did you know the bite or sting from some insects, medications, latex and food can cause an anaphylactic shock? And if not treated immediately, it could mean the difference between life and […]
The operator of Logan International Airport has begun a study on how the airport and other facilities the agency runs could be affected by future rises in sea levels, storm surges and intense storms.
A new study in the journal Nature finds that people are in fact more generous, if they simply don’t dwell on it.