Chickens have become a staple in city backyards. While they can provide many benefits to a home, owners must also be aware of health dangers…
An amazing medical breakthrough has epilepsy patients around the world looking at Texas where doctors are working to curb symptoms.
Dozens of friends and family members of Conor McCormick gathered at the Pioneer Valley Church of Christ for the prayer service.
The FDA has approved a new way for people who are addicted to heroin or prescription drugs to receive treatment.
There are so many things that can make your head ache but there are some simple ways to ease the discomfort.
The World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday it has reinstated the laboratory that will carry out drug testing for the Rio Olympics.
In a new UMass Lowell study, more than 75% of respondents said tackling should be banned in football for players under age 14.
Nearly 400,000 pounds of hot dogs and products containing hot dogs were recalled due Listeria fears at a processing plant.
Water samples from several public pools and ponds and reveals the types and amounts of bacteria that you’re swimming in.
The graphic images you have been seeing recently, like the shooting in Baton Rouge, could impact your mental health.
The federal government has granted $870,000 for UMass nursing students to develop specialized skills in opioid abuse diagnosis.
Baker says the state made the request because transitioning to the federal rules could disrupt the insurance market in Massachusetts.
Recent studies are saying what you might already know; many Americans aren’t getting the sleep they need.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are designing an ingestible robot that could patch wounds, deliver medicine or disl…
More than 50 former professional wrestlers sued WWE Inc., saying the company is responsible for repeated head trauma.
A new procedure will soon be offered at Baystate Medical Center to help treat the symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.
A 3-year-old girl died after a dental procedure at a California dentist on Saturday.
Skipping meals and working out excessively before a night of heavy drinking, as students try to cut calories and get drunk faster.
Check your freezer! Several varieties of P.F. Chang’s Home Menu meals are being recalled.
Researchers are working on ways to help autistic teens learn to drive.