Q. I recently visited my doctor and learned that I have type 1 diabetes. I told her that I was worried about someday having to go on dialysis, but she told me to be worried more about having a stroke. Why am I at greater risk of having a stroke?
Not enough time in a day to exercise?
Doctors and researchers have long discussed the health risks of energy drinks – filled with high amounts of sugar and caffeine – for many adolescents and young adults who chug them down with gusto.
Summer has finally arrived and no doubt many of us will be spending more time outdoors. That's insect territory, and some bugs, including mosquitoes, can cause illnesses.
The weather looks good for the three-day Fourth of July holiday, and with no rain in sight, that means family picnics aplenty in backyards and parks across the country.
GREENFIELD -- Introducing the all new Wheeling for Healing ride/walk/run to support Baystate...
The trustees of Baystate Health and Noble Hospital are pleased to announce today that Noble and its affiliated entities will become part of Baystate Health, effective today, July 1st.
To spank or not to spank? Today the debate rages on as to whether it is a parent’s right or a civil rights violation – a dividing topic that received national attention last year when football player Adrian Peterson was charged with felony child abuse for striking his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch.
GREENFIELD – With liquid laundry packets gaining in popularity -- now used by 20 percent of...
The top ways your purse can make you sick.