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For many patients, cardiovascular complications following major surgery are a significant threat. A team of doctors from Baystate Health….
Hormone therapy in the treatment of symptoms of menopause has come under close scrutiny in a wide-ranging study conducted by….
It’s a health issue that doesn’t get mentioned often, but having a bladder control problem can have serious implications for….
Medical schools across Massachusetts produce thousands of physicians each year. The challenge is persuading them to work in the state….
Mammograms have proven to be an effective method of catching early-stage breast cancer, but many women put them off, for….
During his 46 years of practicing medicine, Dr. Norman Epstein delivered thousands of babies, performed hundreds of surgeries, and faced….
PITTSFIELD — The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted approval to the cancer program at….
It’s a condition that makes more than 20 million Americans short of breath — often seriously so. But too few….
NORTHAMPTON — The Mass. Assoc. of Directors of Healthcare Volunteer Services (MADHVS) awarded Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s Auxiliary and staff with….
NORTHAMPTON — Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s Auxiliary recently received the Champion for Children Award at the fifth annual Child Abuse Awareness….
Call it uncharted territory — both for Massachusetts law and the state’s business community. On May 17, six months….
In an ideal world, Dr. Thomas J. Vergo Jr. says, his services wouldn’t be in such demand. “With cancer,….
In the summer between her two years of nursing school at Greenfield Community College, Russian native Olga Saykina wanted an….
The Springfield office of the Boston law firm Morrison, Mahoney & Miller, LLP has charted strong growth in the past….
SPRINGFIELD — There is still time to obtain walk papers for the sixth annual Step Out for Hospice walkathon to….
When the Mass. Medical Society (MMS) offered its strong support of legislation to curb the cost of medical liability insurance,….
If your facility is experiencing a chronic shortage of nursing staff, as most in Western Mass. are, you may be….
WALTHAM — Physicians with the Mass. Medical Society (MMS) are applauding the action of the Legislature’s Joint Committee on Insurance,….
Late last year, Holyoke Medical Center became one of the first campuses in Western Mass. to make dialysis patients’ lives….
Most people don’t think that men develop osteoporosis. This disease, in which bone becomes thin and fragile and can fracture….
Non-physician providers (NPPs) are being utilized more than ever in doctors’ practices. Medicare payments for services provided by NPPs have….
Programs that benefit families also benefit the community at large. And in 2002, the Health Programs Department at Health….
Even though the majority of women age 45 and older have at least two risk factors for osteoporosis, only 15%….
NORTHAMPTON — The Home & Health Care Association of Massachusetts announced that Gina Mazza, R.N. is the winner of its….
WEST SPRINGFIELD — The American Cancer Society will hold a training on June 6 for Western Mass. beauty professionals interested….