Jamie Ducharme

Health Editor

Jamie Ducharme is the health editor at Boston, after serving as an intern, contributor, and digital editorial assistant. Originally from Manchester, NH, Jamie studied journalism at Northeastern University. She's never met a group fitness class she won't try.

Jamie Ducharme'S latest stories

Is It Really Okay to Stop Flossing?

Dreams do come true.

Mass General Falls to Third in Hospital Rankings

Better luck next year.

Meat-Eaters: You May Have a Higher Mortality Risk

According to a Mass General study.

New Device Could Create Drugs on Demand

It's from (you guessed it) MIT.

MGH Study Finds 17 Genetic Sites Linked to Depression

The findings may help develop new treatments.

Seaport Sweat Continues the Free Fitness Bonanza

The best part? It runs through October.

You May Not Need to Eat Breakfast, Study Says

Kids who didn't eat it functioned as well as those who did.

Breathe Boston Wants to Make Yoga Accessible to Everyone

By offering free classes.

How Marty Walsh's DNC Speech Could Help the Recovery Community

'My name is Marty Walsh, and I'm an alcoholic.'

Only One Boston Hospital Got a Five-Star Ranking

From the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.