Influenza kills 36-thousand people across the country every year and that’s why doctors are advising you to get your flu shot now.
A special night of recognition for all those who helped make the New Baystate Franklin Surgery Center a success.
Sepsis is a medical condition that’s called a “silent killer.” It’s particularly devastating when it develops in children.
Members of Congress grilled the head of the company that sells EpiPens Wednesday over recent price hikes.
Look in your fridge: Almost everything in there contains some form of natural or artificial sugar, whether you know it or not.
Regardless of your age, it’s important to make health a priority, but new research shows, not a lot of young people do.
The head of pharmaceutical company Mylan is defending the cost for life-saving EpiPens.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced on Tuesday that another person was infected with the West Nile Virus in 2016.
The Center for Disease Control says 78 Americans die from an opiate overdose every day, 29 of them from heroin.
A new report from the centers for disease control and prevention finds that seven out of ten adults over the age of 65 have high blood press…
Doctors like Dr. Ken Redcross are trying to avoid pulling out the prescription pad.
New study finds wearing fitness trackers did not help a group of overweight young people lose weight — and may have even hurt their efforts…
Dr. Barbara Berkeley, a board-certified physician in both internal and obesity medicine, noted that “weight loss is much more dependent on s…
The report seeks to sound the alarm about the overuse of antibiotics in poultry and livestock, typically “to help them survive and make them…
The report ranked Massachusetts 46th in the country for campaign contributions from drugmakers.
“Zika Seeka,” a free app plays a symphony of sounds that claims it’s from mosquitoes largest predators.
As the opioid crisis continues to worsen, the Hampden County DA’s office is working to create a new system to help fight the crisis.
Opioid addiction is at crisis levels in Franklin County. Task Force Director says having access to resources has been a challenge.
Cupping is an ancient technique that uses suction to relieve muscle pain and keep stress and illness at bay.
Your eyes are susceptible to age-related problems, but you can take action to keep your eyes in good shape during your golden years.