When asked about why students in medical school are shying away from careers in primary care, Dr. Gina Luciano was….
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Professional baseball players can be seen using smokeless tobacco during televised games. But many major-league players, including Hall of Famer….
As new laws go, this one is causing employers to feel … well, a little sick. “I would say many….
The brick building sits quietly on top of a hill in Northampton, and few signs point to its location or….
Perhaps you’ve thought about getting a hearing aid, but you’re worried about how it will look or whether it will….
When a school-age child stutters, he or she may experience challenges not typically faced by other children. Fortunately, there are….
Most people have had some experience with a family member or friend who suffers from dementia. The term is used….
While rates of smoking and excessive drinking have declined among older Americans, prevalence of chronic disease has risen, and many….
Q. Like many people, I suffer from heartburn occasionally and always keep a bottle of antacids handy. Recently, I asked….
Many of us find ourselves working from home either out of necessity or by choice. This can be especially true….
LONGMEADOW — Continuing a journey of transformation that started years ago, Jewish Geriatric Services Inc. (JGS) announced that the organization is….
PITTSFIELD — In a move that will help to ensure continued and expanded access to primary care and osteopathic health services….
WARE — Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, and just one donation can help save two lives. With….
PITTSFIELD, CHICOPEE — Berkshire Community College (BCC) and Elms College in Chicopee have signed a memorandum of understanding allowing qualified BCC….
WESTFIELD, WARE — Baystate Noble Hospital and Baystate Mary Lane Hospital are among a select group of hospitals and transplant centers….
WALTHAM — Led by the American Medical Assoc., (AMA), with participation from the Mass. Medical Society (MMS), the nation’s physicians have….
LONGMEADOW — Bay Path University’s master’s program in occupational therapy welcomed 160 students to campus on Monday, July 27, for a….
SPRINGFIELD — Dr. Maura Brennan, program director of the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship at Baystate Health, has been awarded a three-year, $2.25….
NORTHAMPTON — Cooley Dickinson Hospital (CDH) received the Mission: Lifeline Silver Referring Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality-improvement measures outlined….
HOLYOKE — In preparation for the opening of Holyoke Medical Center’s Wound Care Center this fall, two hyperbaric oxygen chambers were….
SPRINGFIELD — Come celebrate the 90th anniversary of Shriners Hospitals for Children in Springfield at the sixth annual Walk for Love….