UMass Amherst is one of the many places where events were held Thursday to encourage people to quit, or never start smoking to begin with.
Research shows sugar is as addictive as cocaine. Registered Dietitian Nancy Dell answers how you can stop that craving for sugar.
Tennessee’s Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital successfully separated conjoined twins Wednesday in a procedure that took 18 hours.
Many Americans with diabetes say the rising cost of the life-sustaining medication is forcing them to make hard choices.
Suicide is the number three killer of adolescents, according to the world health organization and depression is a key factor in suicide deat…
Love bacon, but looking for a healthier alternative? One Tucson, Arizona company may have what you’re looking for.
Researches found patients who survive the disease may have dangerous long-term health effects in the months or years after getting the virus…
It’s Diabetes Awareness Month and educators say it’s a time to get tested to see if they’re one of thousands who don’t know they have it.
Experts say that, for seniors, exercise is key to maintain a high quality of life as you age.
The state has tested over 25,000 water samples for lead and copper from school facilities across the Commonwealth.
The last thing you want to have to worry about on Thanksgiving is getting sick from your food, but it happens all too often.
The FDA announced Monday a voluntary recall of Weight Watchers Smart Ones Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Sundae frozen desserts.
In a partnership with the UT Medical Center and the Pat Summitt Foundation, the Pat Summitt Alzheimer’s Clinic is set for a soft open.
The Springfield City Council Monday night unanimously approved an agreement for a medical marijuana facility in the city.
If you are taking medication prescribed by a doctor there are a few safety tips you should know about.
U.S. prisons are experimenting with a high-priced injections that could help addicted inmates stay off opioids.
A free flu shot clinic is being held for city residents every day from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Follow these guidelines to help avoid food-borne illnesses.
Pet owners beware! There are several foods you should not give to your animals this Thanksgiving.
Clean living can slash your risk for heart disease even if your genes are heavily stacked against you.