A 2016 law requires Massachusetts doctors to check the system to combat doctor-shopping and the opioid epidemic.
Recent survey finds many aren’t aware of alcohol’s links to cancer, cancer experts suggests we should consider backing away from booze.
Alzheimer’s disease affects 10 percent of the men and women over 65 but getting the disease is not inevitable.
The people behind the proposal say it could bring hundreds of jobs to Athol, making it the town’s second-largest employer.
The victims were taken to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The 20-year-old Coffey was a civil engineering major from Pompano Beach.
All five pups were rescued between April and June.
Forensic experts across the country are warning the public that the opioid crisis is real.
The recall includes dark chocolate covered espresso beans, dark chocolate covered almonds and dark chocolate covered berries.
The pets are animatronic dogs and cats designed to provide interactive companionship, comfort and joy to older adults.
Chuck Norris took on medical device manufacturers in a lawsuit filed alleging a chemical used in MRI imaging scans poisoned his wife.
The extinguishers can become clogged, or require excessive force, and can fail to work during an emergency.
The six high school students were sent to the hospital after eating gummy candy and appearing to be “loopy.”
State law requires a cost analysis of all proposed new insurance benefit mandates before they can be moved out of committee.
Open Enrollment 2018 for health insurance on the Massachusetts Health Connector begins on November 1 and runs through Jan. 23, 2018, longer …
Several medical journals have linked black licorice to health problems in people over 40
A full freezer can hold its temperature for more than a day without power.
Stephen Paddock’s brain is being sent to Stanford University for a months-long examination after a visual inspection during an autopsy found…
Crohn’s disease is a chronic condition that causes diarrhea, abdominal pain, weight loss and fatigue.
The opioid crisis continues to be an issue in western Massachusetts and in other cities and towns across the nation.