Massachusetts health officials are urging residents to take precautions to avoid getting bitten by mosquitoes.
The best way to protect your home from mosquitoes is to break the mosquito reproduction cycle.
If you want to preserve your eye health, putting on sunglasses should be taken as seriously as sunscreen.
With so many over-the-counter pain medications available, it’s often hard to select the right one.
With two-a-days happening in just a few weeks, high school football players may look to supplements like protein powder to build muscle.
Health officials believe the infections occurred in a small area just north of downtown Miami.
Nasal-spray-type vaccines were long favored for protecting children, but that may no longer be the case.
Heat can bring about medical issues even if people are careful, so exercising caution while outside in the beating sun is especially importa…
The Department of Public Health announced that two Mass. residents became sick with E. coli after eating ground beef from New Hampshire.
The Massachusetts DPH announced on Thursday that the West Nile Virus was found in mosquitoes from Boston, Waltham, and Arlington.
It doesn’t take hard math to figure out more kids plus long periods of time equals more germ sharing and increased chances of getting sick.
1. I want my children to enjoy some sweets, but not too many. How much sugar is realistic but healthy?
With temperatures soaring into the 90’s, staying hydrated remains critical, but health experts say that isn’t the only thing you can do.
A cutting-edge glue designed to help people, has gone to the dogs. Doctors in Boston used it to help fix a dental problem for a pooch.
Over a period of a few hours Wednesday, Greenfield police had to deal with three significant overdoses.
While thousands have given blood, there’s still a critical shortage this summer. They need all types of blood.
Kids from Springfield’s South End Community Center delivered cards to lift the spirits of people battling cancer.
If you’re not a regular, you may have some questions about what to look for, and what’s healthiest and safest for your family.
In 2014, social media exploded with the “Ice Bucket Challenge,” now, two years later, scientists discover a new gene linked to ALS.
After a six-week paid internship, several young people now have a variety of jobs at the hospital available to them.