A public hearing in Springfield was held Monday night on a proposal to build a medical marijuana dispensary on Cottage Street.
The UK’s National Health Service famously provides medical checkups and most treatments free of charge to all residents.
Scientists have long known about racial disparities in the quality of health care received in the United States. Now, a separate study that …
Though it affects women of all ages, ovarian cancer is diagnosed most commonly after menopause. The strongest risk factors are older age and…
Six types of Nature Valley granola bars have been voluntarily recalled for the potential presence of Listeria according to the FDA.
The gypsy moth caterpillars have been munching through lots of leaves leaving trees dry and sometimes dead.
Is Minnesota the most child-friendly U.S. state? A new report says “you betcha”.
New specialty court was created to help families as a parent pursues treatment for substance abuse issues.
Health officials in New Haven are warning about a tainted batch of heroin which has caused more than a dozen overdoses and two deaths.
Holyoke Medical Center wants to remind you that there is always a need for blood, especially during the summer time.
Before you take a dip in your local pool, health experts warn you could be opening yourself up to germs.
An unusual fitness craze called Laughter Yoga is sweeping the nation, and you can take part in the Capital Region.
Parents have opted for the flu mist nasal spray as an alternative for the injected flu vaccine, but a new report says the spray is ineffecti…
Urgent Care centers are more appropriate for cuts, bruises, scrapes, minor broken bones and cold or flu illnesses.
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Greenfield health officials are considering to start a needle exchange program to combat the rise of Hepatitis C infections.
The nasal spray version of the annual flu vaccine failed to protect kids again last year, the latest in a string of failures.
Your morning cup of coffee may not be giving you the jolt of energy you’re expecting. This is especially true if you’re tired.
Now that it’s summer vacation, schools are still offering ways students can get those healthy meals.
So far, 15 children have died in hot cars this year. What actually happens when the body reaches hyperthermic levels?