Ice Bucket Challenge Donations Helped Fund New ALS Gene DiscoveryAn international team of scientists funded by Ice Bucket Challenge donations--including a professor from UMass Medical School in Worcester--has isolated a gene variation present in many ALS patients.
Are Hormones Or Genes To Blame For Peripartum Depression?Local researchers are trying to figure out how a woman's DNA affects her risk.
Ex-UMass Doctor Accused In Bathroom Cell Phone Incident Punished For Similar Incident In 1994The UMass Medical School doctor accused of taking a cellphone picture of a woman in a bathroom has a history of similar behavior, sources told WBZ-TV’s Kate Merrill.
UMass Medical School Doctor Accused Of Taking Photo Of Woman In BathroomA student says a Worcester cardiologist snapped nude pictures of her in the bathroom.
New App Promises To Curb Stress EatingA new app helps patients stop emotional eating.
Dr. Rick Sacra: Fight With Ebola 'Not A Quick Recovery'Dr. Rick Sacra held a news conference Friday morning at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester to discuss his recovery.
UMass Medical Chancellor, Doctor Take 'Ice Bucket Challenge' To Honor Late Gov. CellucciChancellor Mike Collins and Dr. Robert Brown are personal friends of the late Massachusetts Governor Paul Cellucci.
Researchers Say Baby Born With HIV Apparently CuredA baby born with the virus that causes AIDS appears to have been cured, scientists announced Sunday.
New Device Prepares Breast Cancer Survivors For Reconstruction SurgeryA breast cancer survivor at UMass Medical School is using a remote-controlled device to prepare for breast reconstruction surgery.
Research Could Pinpoint Postpartum Depression RisksLocal researchers have started a study to see if they can identify women who are at high risk of developing the condition.