Obesity rates for men and women in the U.S. had been roughly the same for about a decade, but recently, women have surged ahead.
Hampden County Addiction Task Force will collect data, finding where treatment is needed, and developing opportunities for prevention.
Neurologists say understanding brain freeze could also help bring relief to migraine sufferers.
Authors think music stars popular with teens may be contributing to the obesity epidemic by endorsing fatty fast food, snacks and soda.
The CDC has completed one of the largest and broadest surveys of health in the United States. Some of the findings remain problematic.
The American Heart Association recognized the Baystate Franklin Medical Center for its commitment to quality stroke care.
A new study suggests that a Mediterranean diet is more successful in helping you lose a little weight.
The pharmaceutical companies were accused of making misleading statements about Tarceva between January 2006 and December 2011.
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Cats can shed a parasite called Toxoplasma gondii in their feces, and if a pregnant woman accidentally inhales or eats the parasite and beco…
The system is designed to increase sharing of information about the gene sequences of tumors and how patients with those tumors responded to…