Ether Day is held annually in October on the Friday closest to the anniversary of the first use of ether as an anesthetic, which took place at Mass General on October 16, 1846.
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Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial. Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial. Key Takeaways • Experimental medication recently shown to slow the progression of ALS has demonstrated the
In a three-part series, Massachusetts General Hospital explores the frontline efforts of three community coalitions supported by Mass General’s Center for Community Health Improvement.
Ebru Oral, PhD, a Principal Investigator in the Harris Orthopaedics Laboratory, was one of the women honored as an Anne Klibanski Visiting Scholar.
In this episode of Charged, Joan shares the unexpected way in which she developed her career in community health, the initiatives that she helped Mass General develop and the thread of social justice that has run throughout her illustrious career.
Breakthrough blood test developed for brain tumors. Breakthrough blood test developed for brain tumors. Key Takeaways • Genetic mutations that promote the growth of the most common type of adult brain tumors can be accurately detected and monitored
On Wednesday, October 14, Greg Fricchione, MD, associate chief of the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital, spoke about how to maintain your mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How can you tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19? When should you get your flu shot? Will the flu shot help protect you from the coronavirus?
This video provides an overview of acupuncture as an integrative therapy for managing symptoms such as hot flashes and insomnia (trouble sleeping).
Pain in his low back and legs meant Don could not do the things he loved doing - golfing, biking, hiking, enjoying time with this grandchildren. Dr. Fogel and the team in the Orthopaedic Spine Center got him back to the things he loves.