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Bill Clinton is Back Home

By Melyssa Cantor — 02/18/10 Former president Bill Clinton underwent successful heart surgery on Thursday. He had two stints placed inside blood vessels around his heart. They are small metal scaffolding devices used to...

Food Allergy Legislation

By Katherine Spalla — 02/18/10 Massachusetts legislators are alarmed by recent rises in food allergies. So the public health council is working on a bill that will enforce strict laws on restaurants. Officials say...

Long-lasting National Children’s Study

By Samira Winter — 02/18/10 The National Children’s study is conducting major research on children’s health. The study is planning to recruit as many as 250 babies a year. Researchers aim to enroll 100,000...

Patrick Health Care Effort

By Meaghan Corson — 02/18/10 A cap may be put on health care price increases. Governor Deval Patrick is leading a new effort to make health care more affordable. He filed a bill to...