A new tool is available for expectant mothers at a hospital that has the potential to reduce the likelihood of a cesarean section.
That visible circle in the back pockets of big leaguers, typically a sure sign of smokeless tobacco, might be far less common next season.
More than 1,000 people living with AIDS in Springfield alone. 22News found out how prevalent the disease is in western Massachusetts.
The Westfield City Council voted Thursday in favor of prohibiting smoking on all city owned, operated or leased outdoor public places.
Needle exchanges have helped HIV infection rates fall among African-American and Latin drug users, according to the CDC.
“Fast food makes its way through the doors of the White House”, said William Seale, a historian and journal editor with the White House Hist…
Baker participated in the first meeting of the council last week, though it was not included on the governor’s public schedule. Asked why th…
22News spoke with one organization Massachusetts about their mission to prevent new HIV infections.
UMass Medical School and UMass Amherst are partnering with Baystate Health to create a new satellite medical school campus.
22News spoke Thursday with one man who said that the work is more than satisfying.
Any guideline for taking cinnamon to lower blood sugar? Do I just add it to food or take a supplement?
A new study indicates that, for older women, a high protein diet might not be the best thing.
A longtime opponent of the Affordable Care Act is now in a position to do what he has indicated he has wanted to do since 2010, get rid of i…
The average adult puts on two pounds a year, plus a few more during the holiday season.
Dangerous interactions between medicines are sending an increasing number of Americans to the emergency room.
Billed by the administration as “part of the most comprehensive restructuring of the Medicaid program in more than 20 years,” the pilot is p…
“Rate setting, probably not. I don’t see any real groundswell to get into rate setting,” said House Majority Leader Ronald Mariano, reacting…
The campaign will provide more education to first responders, as well as businesses, on how to better serve people with dementia.
The Westfield Legislative & Ordinance committee addressed smoking on city owned property at their Monday meeting.
Dementia is a general term for a loss of memory or other mental abilities. New research indicates that rates of dementia are dropping.