“How is that even possible?” That’s what a mother says she asked herself when her daughter was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
A new report reveals more than 800,000 people worldwide commit suicide each year.
Being forgetful as our hair goes gray, doesn’t mean we’re losing it. Here’s what we can do to keep our wits about us as we get older.
Merck & Co. won the first U.S. approval for a new kind of cancer drug with big advantages over older cancer treatments.
Horseshoe crab blood is harvested in huge quantities, to be used in a test to ensure medical products are not contaminated.
Poor sleep patterns can contribute to such brain disorders as Alzheimer’s and dementia. So it stands to reason that, if a lack of sleep can …
A North Carolina-based charity says Dr. Rick Sacra of Mass. is being flown to a Nebraska hospital for treatment.
A former employee has been arrested at Logan Airport before boarding a flight to Hong Kong.
A lot of people believe that organic means natural, but that isn’t necessarily the case.
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The 3rd American missionary infected with ebola lived and worked just down the Mass Pike in Worcester.
People should choose diets that they can stick to, rather than fret over low-fat versus low-carb, says study author Bradley Johnston.
The transplant system takes geographic factors into consideration. That means the sickest person in the country doesn’t always get dibs.
A family physician from the Worcester area is the third American to contract the Ebola virus in West Africa.
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Some Easthampton High School students took action to prevent their classmates from “lighting up” near the school.
The “change” causes more than hot flashes and mood swings; it can lead to some very unwelcome changes in the number on the bathroom scale.