Local retailers opposing the measure say the new minimum likely won’t have much of a difference on teens who seek out tobacco products.
If you’re trying to lose weight, or maintain a weight you’re happy with, vacation time can present a challenge.
A man who received the nation’s first penis transplant calls the operation a success and is going home.
The Obama administration is pressuring the food industry to make foods from breads to sliced turkey less salty.
Researchers are moving ahead with efforts to develop a diagnostic test for chronic traumatic encephalopathy, even without the NFL’s help.
A woman infected with Zika gave birth in New Jersey to a baby girl with birth defects caused by the virus, her doctor said Wednesday.
Health officials in Northampton are working to create a mosquito surveillance and treatment plan to help prevent any possible outbreaks.
It is not a superbug; not yet, anyway. That’s the word from the CDC about mcr-1, an antibiotic-resistant bacteria recently discovered.
If hitting the public pool this summer is on your mind, officials say safety should be as well.
Gov. Charlie Baker has signed into law a bill aimed at avoiding a battle over a health care pricing ballot question.
The CDC found that half of the people used flour before getting sick some of which was a General Mills brand.
A new study finds the number of concussions sustained by youth may be greater than experts previously thought.
They’re trying to make the information on labels easier to digest and this would impact anyone who has ever bought anything with the word na…
Testifying before the Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change, Suuberg said that developing rules and strategies will take tim…
The researchers found that 2% to 3% of the hundreds of male rats that were irradiated developed brain tumors, compared with none of the cont…
Health officials are offering a word of caution about flesh-eating bacteria for those planning to head to the water this summer.
“Blade tenderized,” that label might read, followed by safe cooking instructions
Massachusetts lawmakers will be voting on a bill to hold pharmaceutical companies more accountable for their pricing information.
It’s been a tough season for people with allergies. 22News is working for you with how much longer allergy season might be.
Do you find yourself needing a nap or a shot of espresso in the afternoon?