Continuing Coverage // Emergency room services could return to North Adams in less than a month’s time.
This is the U.S. food and drug administration’s first attempt at regulating e-cigarettes since they went on sale.
There is exciting news for the estimated 12% of Americans who suffer from migraines. New treatments are being tested that may help prevent these often debilitating headaches.
Stacey Armato, who filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Phoenix, said TSA officials have tentatively offered her $75,000, along with promises to retrain agents and clarify its guidelines on screening breast milk.
because Ebola tends to incapacitate its victims and kill them quickly, they rarely have a chance to travel and spread the disease beyond their small villages. Now, however, Ebola has gone “viral,” and now the hope is that it doesn’t go global.
The New York-based charity Born Free is teaming up with top names in the fashion and beauty industries to raise money to stop mother-child transmission of HIV once and for all.
Study finds cash is covered in bacteria.
Researchers in England have found that the average man keeps a pair of underwear for 7 years and 22 percent of the men admit to not changing their underpants every day.
Gov. Deval Patrick has laid out new restrictions for the use of Zohydro, a powerful new painkiller, after a federal judge ruled earlier this month that his attempt at an outright ban was unconstitutional.
Exercise and heart rate go hand-in-hand, but how hard should you be working to make a workout effective, without overdoing it?
Studies presented Tuesday at the American Academy of Neurology’s annual meeting suggest that two new drugs may prevent migraines from happening.
There are only 880 mountain gorillas left in the world, according to recent census data.
Just like when you become a parent, there is no written manual on how to get pregnant.
The Food and Drug Administration could start regulating electronic cigarettes as early as this month.
New study finds eating seven servings of fruits and vegetables each day will prolong your life.
Saudi officials have called on the World Health Organization and a group of medical experts to meet at the end of this month to discuss the status of the virus.
Her laid-back sense of humor belies an ambitious drive. A year ago, Norma Bastidas didn’t even know how to swim. But on March 20, she finished swimming 95 miles in the Caribbean to complete that leg of her triathlon challenge.
Codeine can be a particular threat to children, because they can metabolize it very differently than adults. Up to a third of all children don’t process it efficiently, so that they need more than a standard dose.
Despite safety concerns, new research shows many doctors are still prescribing codeine to children.
A nurse who has been an administrator for several long-term care centers in Worcester County has been chosen as director of nursing for one of the most prominent facilities in western Massachusetts.