Two dozen high school football players died in recent years from traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries.
New parents, get ready to feed your babies peanut-containing foods starting young lowers their chances of becoming allergic.
From reducing prices to allowing nurse practitioners to recommend marijuana, there were lots of suggestions advanced.
The House Speaker said Republicans would strip federal dollars for Planned Parenthood as part of the effort to repeal the health care law.
The Springfield Fire Department won the trophy last year, will they keep it, or will the Police Department come out on top?
Prebiotics is the term used for the fiber in plants that feeds the probiotics or healthy bacteria already in your colon.
A Florida veteran, who is sick claims he sprayed hundreds of thousands of gallons of Agent Orange on an U.S. airbase in Guam.
Medical professionals attributed the excessive waits for mentally ill patients to the lack of beds and restrictions put in place.
The affected product was distributed to a number of retail customers from December 20 through January 3.
While some gadgets, like your smartphone, can keeping you up, others can make your night’s rest better.
Cognitive skills decline as part of the normal aging process and in turn, so do some of our financial management skills.
New study said that parental obesity can bring some developmental problems for their children.
Officers administered two doses of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone to the man, who had been unconscious and unresponsive.
A bill is on the Governor’s desk to place portable defibrillators in schools. 22News heard from first responders about how these devices sav…
It was an amazing turnout on Wednesday for the American Red Cross blood drive at the 22News Broadcast Station.
Dozens of people gathered in Springfield, Wednesday night, to learn about the stigma attached to substance abuse.
Researchers found that people living within 50 meters (164 feet) of such a road had a 7% greater risk of developing dementia.
In Massachusetts, the state whose 2006 health care access expansion law became a model for the federal ACA and where roughly 96 percent of r…
New U.S. News & World Report study ranks the “DASH” diet as the best overall, while another study finds the “Mediterranean Diet” can help pr…
AEDs cost about $1,000 each. Under the bill, schools would each have to figure out a way to pay for the machines out of their own budget.