FDA considering ‘3-parent babies’

A 3-person embryo could circumvent mitochondrial diseases, but the procedure is "not without its risks," says ethicist Art Caplan


New trends in flu this season

Unlike most years, people over age 65 do not make up the majority of flu hospitalizations for this current flu season.

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Health insurance enrollment at 4 million

Making a pitch for a final rush of health care enrollees, President Barack Obama says about 4 million people have signed up for health insur…

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Mystery illness leaves kids paralyzed

Mystery illness has left some children with permanently paralyzed limbs. Doctors are not sure what is causing the illnesses, but suspect a v…

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Making school food options healthier

As the White House plans to announce ways of eliminating unhealthy food options at schools, 22News found out that schools in Western Massach…

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National Eating Disorders awareness week

This week is National Eating Disorders awareness week. According to the National Eating Disorders Association, 20 million women and 10 milli…