Americans think it’s safer to use marijuana than opioids, but they were less comfortable with kids and pregnant women using it medically.
Every day, an overdose of prescription opioids or heroin kills 91 people.
There are so many different recommendations when it comes to breast cancer screenings, it can get confusing
Prices could climb next year due to higher medical expenses that affect coverage sold both on and off the public exchanges.
This Sunday at noon, 22News InFocus will offer a panel discussion on issues surrounding mental health conditions, and resources available fo…
A study done at Harvard University shows regular doses of aspirin may reduce the risk of dying from cancer.
22News spoke with a 44-year-old Springfield man who has a generous spirit, but limited time because of a terminal diagnosis.
Attorney General Maura Healey is making opioid addiction a priority, by increasing efforts to combat the epidemic.
President Donald Trump has put healthcare back at the top of his latest legislative agenda with his latest comments.
Governor Charlie Baker has been in touch with more than 10 states to pull together strategies for battling drug addiction.
The “Saving by Shaving” event has raised over $15 million in the four years since it’s started shaving hair for cancer research.
One study had 80 women who recently had a baby, drink chamomile tea or get regular postpartum care for 2 weeks.
Las Vegas rolls out first vending machine that provides clean needles and supplies to IV drug users.
The Department of Veterans Affairs unveiled a new website aimed at providing information on the quality of care at VA medical centers.
If you don’t like the taste of an apple or banana, could drinking a store-bought fruit juice be an okay alternative?
“When they proposed the giant transfer of wealth and tried to wrap it up in a health care package, what did you say? You said, ‘No, no you w…
The milder weather has helped trees and bushes bloom, but that might not be good news for allergy sufferers.
When there is medication in the house, whether it be for you or your child, make sure it’s stored out of the reach of children.
New research shows testing men aged 55 to 69 may slightly reduce their chances of dying from prostate cancer.
They are looking into where ticks are most numerous, and what kind of diseases the insects are carrying.