A group of nurses are raising concerns about proposed new regulations that they say could lead to medical errors.
The Amherst Democrat founded the commission, and has dedicated several years to helping new mothers overcome depression after giving birth.
Approximately one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lifetime.
The Pentagon announced in June an end to the military’s ban on transgender service members.
A first look at U.S. teens and young children who were infected with Zika suggests the virus typically causes at worst only a mild illness.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced the sixth case in the state this year.
The goal was to prevent the child from inheriting a fatal genetic disease from his mother, who had previously lost two children.
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Tyson says consumers contacted the company after finding small pieces of plastic in the chicken.
Southwick residents got to learn about and share their thoughts on a proposed medical marijuana facility in town.
The event is part of a series of town halls that will be taking place in Massachusetts through the fall.
Records show confessed Washington mall gunman Arcan Cetin had history of mental health problems prior to killing five people in a Burlington…
More blood centers are screening donations for possible Zika virus contamination as FDA’s November deadline approaches.
The project, which is halfway done, will double the size of the hospital’s emergency department.
ALS, often known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, is a debilitating disease for which there is no cure.
The actions of first responders and new regulations have helped, but stronger opioids are on the market, and overdoses continue.
Controversy continues growing across the country as more parents are deciding not to vaccinate their children.