Randall Zusman, MD, director of the Mass General Division of Hypertension, discusses the controversial new blood pressure guidelines and ways to control high blood pressure.
Amid rising obesity rates, Mass General psychologist Richard Ginsburg, PhD, says adults need to take action to encourage kids’ exercise.
You can join Mass General donors by choosing from several worthy causes to support on marathon day 2014 as MGH teams raise critical funds for hospital programs.
Mass General’s new TeleHealth initiative reflects a broader effort to provide world-class care in ways that are more convenient and less expensive.
Knowing when to return to competition after a sports concussion can be a difficult decision that benefits from expert advice.
Paul Biddinger, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital, firmly believes that everyone over 6 months old should get the flu vaccine and now.
Stroke patients in the Mass General emergency room receive advanced treatments designed to stop brain damage and start recovery.
Kristin Beauparlant, RN, cared for Peter Rice’s wife, Elizabeth Bennett Rice, during her battle with ovarian cancer. Now, Kristin serves on the board of the community fundraising group, Madam Ovary, formed by Beth and a friend, before Beth’s death.
Perhaps they would have watched Breakfast at Tiffany’s together or one of the Harry Potter movies. Visiting their mother at Massachusetts General Hospital near the end of her life, viewing yet another television episode of Judge Judy, Jennifer Brown DeSutter and her brother, […]
Millions of people have chronic or occasional sleep disorders that leave them exhausted and may be related to heart disease, stroke, depression, cognitive decline or diabetes. “Research on sleep disorders also applies to many other areas of medicine,” says Matt Bianchi, […]