High school students from across western Massachusetts were in South Hadley to learn ways to recognize and stop drug abuse.
Use of electronic cigarettes by high school students tripled over three years, according to a new U.S. government report released Thursday.
If you’ve got a picture in your mind of a “typical” heart attack victim, well you probably need to reimagine it.
While, for many of us, sleep deprivation often compounds into a seemingly neverending spiral of exhaustion, Nick Littlehales has dedicated m…
One trial will treat infected patients with the antiviral drug brincidofovir at a medical center in the Liberian capital of Monrovia. In a s…
It was a surprise for Michelle and an inspirational moment for their wedding guests, because Joey is a paraplegic who has used a wheelchair …
With the cold weather here, local fire departments are receiving more calls about carbon monoxide.
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New technology keeps parents up to date when their children undergo surgery.
Mother accused of neglect after dispute with doctor over vegan formula and child care has been reunited with her son.
Mother and daughter give birth on the same day in the same hospital.
This weekend marks the beginning of open enrollment on the state’s revamped Health Connector website.
Representatives at Noble Hospital in Westfield are alerting patients that medical records will be destroyed at the beginning of January 2015…
The federal government is hoping that signups for plans under the Affordable Care Act are smoother than the first time around.
Millions of parents are saying that the decrease is caused by new medical research that revealed football has led to serious brain injuries.
Scientists have discovered gene mutations that give people naturally lower cholesterol levels and cut their risk of heart disease in half.
Lenny Fryer, a U.S. Army veteran who served during the 1970s, has lived at the home for six months. He questioned whether the staff can hand…