Puerto Rico and Mexico are among the travel destinations the CDC is telling pregnant women to avoid.
If you know what to look for, you can help your kid avoid some common social media pitfalls such asdrama, cyberbullying, and oversharing.
Although Americans in their very golden years are still rare, the population has grown by 44% in recent years, from 50,281 in 2000 to 72,197…
Gov. Baker says he regrets that it has taken so long to end the practice of civilly committing women in need of substance abuse treatment.
The viral symptoms began last week, which the correctional facility says is not unusual for this time of the year.
Medications are the leading cause of child poisoning. In 2011, 67,700 children were seen in emergency room for medicine poisoning.
Massachusetts life sciences executives are considering what their industry should be doing to address the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic.
A new analysis is challenging the idea that smoking marijuana during adolescence can lead to declines in intelligence.
Baystate Health says that hundreds of people who received colonoscopies at Noble Hospital may have been exposed to blood-borne illnesses.
More than 1,000 people gathered in Agawam for the 26th annual “Chefs for Jimmy,” which benefits cancer research and patient care.
Studies involving children about sleeping, eating, and their weight are not yielding encouraging results.