Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Relaxation Techniques Can Change Your Genes

Listen up, anti-yogis. We reported last month on a Northeastern study that says meditating boosts compassion toward others. And if that wasn’t enough to get […]


Two Boston Hospitals to Join

If you thought Boston hospitals were awesome already, we have more good news for you. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Cambridge Health Alliance […]

Energy drinks

Put Down the Energy Drinks Already

Energy drink illustration via Shutterstock. An ultra-caffeinated energy drink usually seems like the best way to get through the afternoon doldrums. But in the wake […]


Boston Doctor Wins Cardiology Award

Dr. Mark Josephson will receive an award from the American Heart Association. Photo courtesy of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In yet another example of […]

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Are You Fit to Be Pregnant?

Couple in fall photo via Shutterstock Late fall is prime baby making season. According to the U.S. Census, July and August are the most popular […]

Paul Levy, Man on a Missive

To run a better hospital, the Beth Israel boss became a better blogger.