A law requiring health officials to check the state’s new drug monitoring website, before prescribing opioids, is going into effect Saturday…
Several states are still recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. The American Red Cross is now asking for your help.
A popular type of protein bars are being recalled because they could be contaminated with a dangerous bacterium.
Saturday is global handwashing day. It seems like a simple thing, but experts say handwashing saves lives.
HIV/AIDS is still a big problem. Find out what one community is doing to spread awareness.
Compensation for medical professionals will start taking into account the quality of service, not just quantity.
Oxycontin, a powerful painkiller, hit the market two decades ago with bold promises, including 12-hour relief for chronic pain.
Some college students are skipping meals in order to speed up the effects of alcohol during drinking binges.
Tapestry Health stated that the program has been open since 2012, and over the past four years, about 4,500 people have been helped.
About 30-percent of American women who use the pill eventually quit because of dissatisfaction with side effects.
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Suspected norovirus outbreak on Cape Cod linked to eating local shellfish.
Westfield’s Health Department addresses the concern about water in private wells throughout the city.
The aquifer has come up in countless conversations as the Westfield water crisis continues.
American Nurses Association Massachusetts is voicing concerns about possible health risks and increased impaired driving incidents.
The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission will use the funds for a project in Holyoke.
Keri Bollman was only 21 when she was diagnosed and says the recovery was lengthy.
We’re all familiar with these kinds of personal drones up in the sky but how about a little tiny drone inside your body.
Research from Canada suggests that running could help repair brain damage.
A new report from Blue Cross Blue Shield says the company’s insurance claims for concussions increased by 43 percent.