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High Insulin Levels Could Mean Better Blood Vessels

According to a new study published in the Journal of American College Cardiology, researchers from Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center have found […]

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Kenny Chesney Visits Boston Medical Center

Country superstar Kenny Chesney performed two sold-out concerts at Gillette Stadium in August but made sure to take the time for a pitstop at Boston […]

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Growing Lungs May Soon Be A Reality

Researchers from the Center for Regenerative Medicine, which is a collaboration of Boston Medical Center and Boston University scientists, are working to advance stem cell […]

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Medical Imaging Helped To Save Lives After Marathon Bombing

A new study published Monday in the journal Arthritis Care & Research looked at how medical response and imaging technologies saved lives and limbs after the […]

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Kenny Chesney On Good Morning America For Boston Medical Center

Kenny Chesney was on Good Morning America (GMA) Friday talking about the Spread The Love Fund, a charity he created after watching the Boston Marathon […]

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One Yoga Class A Week Can Help Low Back Pain, Study Says

Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) studied how yoga can provide back pain relief, reducing the need for […]

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Stay Safe in A Heat Wave

It’s hot outside, and the heat isn’t going anywhere. With temperatures reaching the 90s this week, Bostonians need to start getting ready for the summer […]

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New Procedure Could Reduce Need for Blood Donations

Let’s face it: No matter how noble and important it is, no one enjoys giving blood. And lucky for the needle-shy, Boston University School of […]

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Virtual Patient Advocates Help With Pre-Natal Care

Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM), Boston Medical Center (BMC), and Northeastern University developed “Gabby”, an innovative tool designed to deliver preconception care (PCC) to […]

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Forget What You Heard: Experts Say Artificial Sweeteners Are Safe

Artificial sweeteners present a conundrum for many people. They cut calories and sugar intake, but attention-grabbing articles come out with some frequency linking them to […]

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Boston Medical Center Offers New Reflux Treatment

Photo courtesy of Boston Medical Center Boston is known for being on the cutting edge of both medicine and technology, and a new treatment from […]

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Study Offers Solution to Drug Overdose Deaths

Photo via Shutterstock A new study by Boston Medical Center says that overdose education and naloxone distribution (OEND) could drastically decrease the number of deaths that […]

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Brown Fat Could Lead to Cold Weather Weight Loss

Dropping temperatures could mean shrinking waistlines. Photo via Shutterstock If your idea of the perfect snow day involves a whole lot of couch surfing and […]

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Using Teeth to Treat Hearing Loss

Ear photo via Shutterstock Boston Medical Center (BMC) is treating single-sided deafness using SoundBite, a new hearing system that relies on bone conduction—the ability of […]

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The Truth About Fasting

Yom Kippur image via Shutterstock Tonight at sundown, the Jewish people begin fasting to observe Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish calender. Cantor […]