David Ortiz Takes First Steps After Surgeries For Gunshot WoundRed Sox legend David Ortiz took his first steps in a Boston hospital two days after being shot in the Dominican Republic.
Breast Cancer Gene Also Linked To Prostate And Pancreatic CancersA Massachusetts woman is sharing her story because she wants people to learn about their family’s cancer history and to dispel the myth that men don’t have to worry about these genes.
Hundreds Of Police Officers Grow Beards To Help VeteransThey are usually against the rules for police officers, but this is No Shave November and the beards are helping them raise money to help veterans.
'Take Action': Dave McGillivray’s Message To Anyone Ignoring Symptoms Of Heart DiseaseDave McGillivray, arguably one of the most fit people on the planet, has coronary artery disease and is preparing to undergo triple bypass surgery as Mass General Hospital.
Girl Refuses To Leave Best Friend's Side After Open Heart SurgeryFor 10 hours every day, 11-year-old Addie has stayed by her friend's side in the hospital.
FDA Approves Clinical Trial Of Trauma Foam In Patients At MGHThe FDA has approved the use of a potentially lifesaving foam on patients in a clinical trial.
Diabetes Breakthrough: Common Vaccine Can Improve Blood Sugar Levels Long-TermResearchers at Mass General Hospital announced a breakthrough in treating Type 1 Diabetes.
MGH Doctors Touched By Gun Violence Make A Plea for ActionWhile trauma surgeons are trained to treat victims of violence, they're humans too.
IV Bag Shortage Hits Hospitals Nationwide During Flu SeasonJust as flu season hits its stride, there is a nationwide shortage of intravenous bags used to deliver fluid and medications to patients.
MGH Sending Team To Puerto Rico For Hurricane ReliefThe 26-person team from Massachusetts General Hospital will \work on the Caribbean island for about 16 days.
Pulse Nightclub Shooting Survivors Share Stories Of Painful Recovery In BostonSome Pulse survivors were in Boston Friday, remembering what they lost and calling on authorities to recognize gun violence as a health crisis.
Boston Doctors Killed In Avalanche Were 'Rising Stars'Two doctors from Mass General Hospital died in an avalanche in Alberta, Canada earlier this month.
Bodies Of 2 Missing Snowshoers From Boston RecoveredSearch teams in Canada have recovered the bodies of two Boston residents who were buried in an avalanche.
New Guidelines Help Patients Suffering From Restless Leg SyndromeRestless leg syndrome is a condition that, for some, makes life almost unbearable, but a Boston-based expert on the condition says new guidelines could help patients from suffering in silence.
New Device Helps Locate Perfect Spot For EpiduralMillions of women undergo epidurals to ease the pain of childbirth but as many know, sometimes getting the needle in the right place can be challenging.