Player representatives to the union voted Friday to implement testing for human growth hormone for the 2014 NFL season.
A third of the world’s population is thought to be infected with tuberculosis (TB), which is the second greatest infectious cause of death g…
Cigarette smokers who were given a pill with the hallucinogenic chemical found these mushrooms had nearly twice as much success quitting smo…
Alexander “Sandy” Halperin looks you in the eye intently, at times waving his hands to make a point, or lightly touching your arm. If you we…
Researchers say study linking Down Sydrome and Alzheimer’s Disease could help find a way to prevent the latter.
Westfield is one of a few communities in the area still to have a “perc test season” which is defined as being from February through May.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in every 4 deaths in the U.S. is caused by heart disease.
Investigators say they don’t expect to find the specific sources of fatal strains of E. coli that killed two kids and left a boy fighting fo…
An aid worker from Mass. infected with Ebola has been given blood from a fellow doctor who battled the disease
There are nearly 3,000 cases of cancer among firefighters, police, contractors and civilians who worked or lived near the site.
1. Should I avoid eggs if I am worried about cholesterol? 2. Does it matter if I eat my protein all at dinner?
Michigan parents battle to save baby girl born without an immune system.
Children only get a few sick days away from school each year. So when should you use them?
Fort Campbell cut the ribbon on a $11 million Intrepid Spirit Center to treat traumatic brain injury and psychological conditions.
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has announced the second human case of West Nile virus in the state this year.
Going back to school isn’t just stressful for children; it also takes a toll on parents.
Balancing home and work life is often hectic for parents, but how can you best manage the stress?