Health & Science

Jon Rogers in Maine
June 29, 2015 Large Image
Between the demands of the job and a culture of stoicism, Maine lobstermen often don't connect with better health care, but one student is trying to help

This is the second in an occasional series about a Tufts medical...

a scene in Tanzania of a local shop with soda pop
June 29, 2015 Large Image
A study led by Tufts researchers finds that sugary drinks are responsible for 184,000 deaths worldwide each year

Soda is as American as baseball and apple pie, but it’s not just Americans anymore who think they are the real thing. Thanks to glamorous ad...

June 29, 2015

BOSTON (June 29, 2015, 4 pm ET) — Consumption of sugary drinks may lead to an estimated 184,000 adult deaths each year worldwide...

June 23, 2015

BOSTON (June 23, 2015, 11 am ET)─  In a Viewpoint published today in the Journal of the Medical Association (JAMA),...

Cheryl Rosa in Alaska
June 19, 2015 Large Image
On any given day, Cheryl Rosa, V97, might be evaluating village sanitation systems or the health of endangered species in the Arctic

The Japanese tourist had decided to take a solo beach-camping vacation at the northernmost point in the United States:...