Thanks to recent rain and snowfall together with a warmer February, ticks may be getting a head start this year.
Money for behavioral health services was paid directly to doctors, rather than through a program that is supposed to coordinate care.
Driving while drowsy can have grave consequences, and there are few measures in place to stop it.
The city is participating in Light It Up Blue, a global initiative by Autism Speaks to help raise awareness.
More than 12,000 parents of children undergoing medical treatment have been provided with free lodging there since 1991.
A new study suggests that in the long-term, some differences between breastfeeding and bottle-feeding may be minimal.
A recall of the emergency anti-allergy medicine EpiPen is expanding to the U.S. because the allergy shots may not work.
The number of people using and abusing heroin has gone up nearly 5 times in the U.S. over the last 15 years.
President Donald Trump announced this week that he is forming a special commission to battle opioid addiction.
Medical marijuana is getting closer to being sold in Westfield.
The restrictions, which included a ban on visitors under age 14, were put into place last month due to concerns over the flu.
Weight loss can be very difficult, especially if you have a lot of pounds to lose, but the payoff is worth it.
The Department of Public Health warned that the teen birth rate is trending positively, the racial disparities still remain.
The latest research suggests that when you eat may be as important as what you eat when it comes to managing your weight.
It’s a major change for McDonald’s, which has relied on frozen beef for more than 40 years.
While playing with slime is a blast for kids, it’s important to remember that one of the ingredients can be dangerous in large amounts.
If aerial fitness sounds far-fetched to you, aerial arts studios have a technique that will allow you to get the benefits without the risks.
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