With federal funding for research uncertain, the director of the MGH Research Institute discusses alternative ways to provide sustainable and rewarding careers for the next generation of scientists.
A Mass General addiction expert says one police department’s emphasis on treatment over arrest is an encouraging step in addressing the drug epidemic.
For ten years, the Disparities Solutions Center has been using Mass General’s successes in reducing health disparities to engage others nationally.
While the safety of e-cigarettes remains unproven, Mass General pediatricians are pushing the FDA for more protection for children.
Mass General deployed four medical teams consisting of nurses, physicians and other staff to aid in Philippines relief efforts following Typhoon Haiyan.
In the face of a growing heroin epidemic, MGH psychologist John Kelly, PhD, strives to provide easy access to science-based information about recovery.
Amid pressures to cut costs, Mass General must focus its commitment to excellence and innovation on finding ways to more economically deliver the world-class care for which it is known.
Chelsea and Revere, with experts at Mass General, are crafting plans to overcome climbing obesity rates and help children and adults lead longer, healthier lives.
Over the next decade, as a result of aging, obesity and an increasingly active senior population, it is likely that a million total joint replacements will be needed every year. The problem is that there are not enough orthopaedic surgeons […]
Employees of Massachusetts General Hospital were asked if they wished to become patients of a new clinic called the Ambulatory Practice of the Future (APF), a pilot project that aims to solve some of the challenges facing primary care. The […]