Earlier this year, the Health Policy Commission recommended that lawmakers consider requiring greater transparency in drug pricing and rebat…
House leaders are insisting on spending cuts to finance the battle.
The proposal would place a cultivation center and retail shop near Beaulieu Street and Springdale Park.
The label for GMO foods proposed by advocates would read: “Partially produced with genetic engineering.”
The Food and Drug Administration warned doctors and patients Tuesday that the drugs can cause potentially deadly heart problems.
Summer is a great time to enjoy the outdoors, but medical experts say to be on the lookout for ticks.
Swimmers at a Florida beach are dealing with painful rashes from stinging jellyfish larvae, more commonly known as “sea lice.”
Obesity rates for men and women in the U.S. had been roughly the same for about a decade, but recently, women have surged ahead.
Hampden County Addiction Task Force will collect data, finding where treatment is needed, and developing opportunities for prevention.
Neurologists say understanding brain freeze could also help bring relief to migraine sufferers.
Authors think music stars popular with teens may be contributing to the obesity epidemic by endorsing fatty fast food, snacks and soda.
The CDC has completed one of the largest and broadest surveys of health in the United States. Some of the findings remain problematic.
The American Heart Association recognized the Baystate Franklin Medical Center for its commitment to quality stroke care.
A new study suggests that a Mediterranean diet is more successful in helping you lose a little weight.
The pharmaceutical companies were accused of making misleading statements about Tarceva between January 2006 and December 2011.
Federal authorities say the practice is illegal and dangerous. But since the first storefront opened in 2002 in Delray Beach, Florida, the g…
Cats can shed a parasite called Toxoplasma gondii in their feces, and if a pregnant woman accidentally inhales or eats the parasite and beco…
The system is designed to increase sharing of information about the gene sequences of tumors and how patients with those tumors responded to…
Some 9,000 people stuck with delinquent medical bills had their debts forgiven courtesy of HBO host John Oliver.
The company is recalling 710,000 cases of certain snack cakes and donuts because of the risk of peanut residue in the flour used to make the…