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Women With Paying Jobs See Slower Memory Loss Later In Life, Study SaysHaving a paying job might shield women from memory loss decades later, according to a new study.
Scientists Are Closing In On A Blood Test For Alzheimer'sIt would screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
Almost 20% Of Nonsmoking Workers Are Exposed To Secondhand Smoke On The Job, Study FindsAn estimated 41,000 adult nonsmokers' deaths were linked to secondhand smoke in 2013 and 2014.
Mobile Clinic Brings Free Skin Cancer Screenings To Revere BeachStaff from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana Farber offered free skin cancer screenings through a mobile clinic posted up at Revere Beach on Thursday.
MGH Study: 'Traffic Light' Food Labels Lead To Healthier EatingFoods at all Massachusetts General Hospital cafes and cafeterias were labeled with traffic light symbols indicating their relative health value.
Study Links A Small Glass Of Juice Or Soda A Day To Increased Cancer RiskThere's more bad news for fans of sugary drinks such as soda and fruit juice.
Free Skin Cancer Screenings At Revere Beach ThursdayIf you head to Revere Beach Thursday you can get a free skin cancer screening.
Trump Executive Order Gives Hope To Patients Waiting For Kidney TransplantPresident Donald Trump singed an executive order Wednesday, revamping the whole approach to treating kidney disease in this country. And a 19-year-old from Grafton is among the 30 million Americans who could benefit.
Study: Teens Less Likely To Use Marijuana After LegalizationResearchers looked at data on about 1.4 million high school students in the United States over almost 25 years.
New Migraine Treatment Could Help Reduce PainA new study finds that a drug belonging to a new generation of treatments helped reduce pain in people with migraine headaches.