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Boston Globe
Conflicting Concerns at Boston Children's Hospital: Crowding, Costs and a Placid Gardenshe added, their sobbing heard by all. “Time is of the essence,” said the dire
Conflicting Concerns at Boston Children's Hospital: Crowding, Costs and a Placid Garden
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
she added, their sobbing heard by all. “Time is of the essence,” said the director, Cheryl Toole, pleading for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health to approve a $1.068 billion expansion plan, the largest proposed by a hospital here... Read more
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FOX News
Reproductive technology linked to birth defects, childhood leukemianot the primary contributor through which ART is associated with EI enrollment,
Reproductive technology linked to birth defects, childhood leukemia
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
not the primary contributor through which ART is associated with EI enrollment," said lead author Dr. Hafsatou Diop of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. "While there is an increased risk, we don't necessarily think that it is enough... Read more
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The Wanderer
Parents Look to Fund Phys Ed Position“You really stepped up as a member of the community … and I really applaud you.
Parents Look to Fund Phys Ed Position
The Wanderer / Posted 13 days ago
“You really stepped up as a member of the community … and I really applaud you.” In other matters, Mike Feeney of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health gave a detailed presentation on the air quality testing performed in April at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reeling in the big ones at Lake CochituatePeople drive by it, but they don’t realize what’s in there.” The thrill of cat
Reeling in the big ones at Lake Cochituate
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
People drive by it, but they don’t realize what’s in there.” The thrill of catching the big ones has to be enough: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health advises against eating freshwater fish caught in most lakes and streams because of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Rabies warning issued in Westfieldto get tested immediately. Once the symptoms of rabies appear in humans, the di
Rabies warning issued in Westfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
to get tested immediately. Once the symptoms of rabies appear in humans, the disease is almost always deadly. To get tested, call the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Immunization 24/7 Program at 617-983-... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Researchers: Oversight for opioid prescriptions lackingto check the system any time an opioid is prescribed, even if they have seen th
Researchers: Oversight for opioid prescriptions lacking
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
to check the system any time an opioid is prescribed, even if they have seen the patient before, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The system is designed so practitioners can review a patient's prescription... Read more
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Boston Herald
Markey calls for investigation of OxyContin’s manufacturerthe national average — and climbing. More than 1,300 people died from opioid-re
Markey calls for investigation of OxyContin’s manufacturer
Boston Herald / Posted 30 days ago
the national average — and climbing. More than 1,300 people died from opioid-related causes last year, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. “Four people die every day and we haven’t been able to bend the trend,” said... Read more

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