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How to share your cancer diagnosis with your kids

January 09, 2020

Learn how to share the news of your cancer diagnosis with your children.

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Family Advocacy Center Suicide Bereavement Program Continues to Help Young People

January 08, 2020

The New York Life Foundation's Grief Reach grant continues to help young people with suicide bereavement through the Family Advocacy Center.


From the NICU to Nursing

January 06, 2020

Jillianne MacDonald started her life in the NICU. Now, she wants to give back.

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How to create a birth plan that works for you and your baby

January 03, 2020

Tips for writing a birth plan, the document that outlines your preferences and expectations for your baby’s delivery.

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Who should get the HPV vaccine and why?

January 03, 2020

HPV is the most common STD in the United States. Should you get vaccinated?

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Confused About What Health Information You Can Trust?

January 01, 2020

Anyone can publish anything on the internet. Baystate's Health librarians will connect you with reliable health information that is the most useful and appropriate for you.

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Valuable tips for breastfeeding your new baby

December 30, 2019

An experienced lactation consultant and nurse manager shares her top breastfeeding tips for expectant and new moms.

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How mindful eating can help you start the new year right

December 27, 2019

If you struggle with food and weight, making healthy choices can be hard. Being fully aware of mind and body while eating can help.


Building a Bond with Baystate Health Foundation

December 24, 2019

Professional Drywall Construction supports Baystate Health Foundation in many ways.


The Gift of Knowledge and Confidence

December 24, 2019

Community leaders and donors Lyman and Leslie Wood fund an English as a Second Language program at Baystate Medical Center.