Philip Marcelo | Associated PressMay 23, 2018 10:23 AM
In The Addiction Battle, Is Forced Rehab The Solution?QUINCY (AP) — The last thing Lizabeth Loud wanted, a month from giving birth, was to be forced into treatment for her heroin and prescription painkiller addiction.
Michelle AndrewsMay 22, 2018 05:00 AM
Routine DNA Screening Moves Into Primary CareIf you have a genetic mutation that increases your risk for a treatable medical condition, would you want to know? For many people the answer is yes. But typically such information has not been a part of routine primary care.
Marc SollingerMay 21, 2018 12:52 PM
The Health Risks Of A Toxic WorkplaceOur jobs can have a major impact on our health. Toxic management causes 120,000 excess deaths a year in the United States, according to one scholar.
Bill ChappellMay 17, 2018 09:50 AM
U.S. Births Dip To 30-Year Low; Fertility Rate Sinks Further Below Replacement LevelThe birth rate fell for nearly every group of women of reproductive age in the U.S. in 2017, reflecting a sharp drop that saw the fewest newborns since 1978, according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Bob SeayMay 11, 2018 09:07 AM
Greenery Lessens Depression, Harvard Study ShowsCities like Revere are embracing the correlation between green space and mental health.
Arun RathMay 9, 2018 02:05 PM
In Sickness And In HealthHow marriage affects our health.
April 27, 2018 05:00 AM
Family Caregivers Finally Get A Break — And Some CoachingFor today, there are no doctor's visits. No long afternoons with nothing to do. No struggles over bathing.
Aaron SchachterApril 18, 2018 10:34 AM
In The Midst Of A Massive Opioid Crisis, Hospitals Are Experiencing An Opioid ShortageWhile tens of thousands of people overdose each year on opioid pills, hospitals are facing a dire shortage of injectable opioids.
Heather GoldstoneApril 11, 2018 10:25 AM
What To Expect From The March For Science, Second Time AroundThe inaugural March for Science brought hundreds of thousands of scientists and supporters into the streets. This year's events, scheduled for April 14, will feature an accountability theme.