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2015

Boston Herald - March 21, 2015
Treating Drug-Exposed Newborns to Cost $90M

New England Real Estate Journal - March 21, 2015
Boston Medical Center Celebrates Clinical Campus Redesign Milestone

Boston Herald - March 21, 2015
Editorial: Opiates’ Young Victims

WAMC Northeast Public Radio - March 20, 2015
Healthcare System Failing Young African-American Men

BU Research - March 19, 2015
BU Wins Life Sciences Capital Grants

The Boston Globe - March 20, 2015
More Than 1,700 Born in Mass. With Drug Issues in 2014

The Boston Globe - March 18, 2015
Life Sciences Center Awards Hospitals, Schools $17 Million

BU Today - March 19, 2015
CAS Course Brings Students to Cuba

Boston Herald - March 19, 2015
More Babies in Mass. Born Exposed To Drugs

100.7 Mix-FM Indianapolis - March 18, 2015
System Failure? Report Finds Young Black Males Live Longer In Prison

Pittsburgh Post Gazette - March 17, 2015
Struggle with Back Pain? Pitt is Testing a New Way to Fight It

Public News Service - March 16, 2015
Health System Failing Young Black Men; Survival Rate Better in Prison

The Wall Street Journal - March 15, 2015
The Benefits of Pumping Iron in Later Life

Becker's Hospital CFO - March 13, 2015
Boston Medical Center Expands Redesign of its Campus

Boston Business Journal - March 12, 2015
Some Boston Institutions Cut Salaries to Grapple with NIH Declines

The Boston Globe - March 12, 2015
Boston Medical Center Expands Redesign of its Campus

Boston Business Journal - March 12, 2015
Most Massachusetts Hospitals Report Declines in ER Visits

ABC News - March 11, 2015
Maine Mom Hopes Diagnosis of Rare Syndrome Will Exonerate Dad of Child Abuse Charges

Becker's Hospital Review - March 11, 2015
150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare 2015

MetroWest Daily News - March 11, 2015
Physician Focus: Physicians and Patients Can Reduce Opiate Abuse

ABC News - March 11, 2015
Rare Medical Condition Is the Secret to Contortionist’s Ability

WHDH - March 11, 2015
Living Healthy: Heart Disease Prevention

Boston.com - March 10, 2015
You’re Not the Only One Slipping Around in Boston This Winter

The Boston Globe - March 10, 2015
Unlikely Events Lead to Life-Saving Surgery

Becker’s GI & Endoscopy - March 9, 2015
GI Physician Leader to Know: Dr. Francis Farraye of Boston Medical Center

WCVB Channel 5 - March 9, 2015
Resiliency Center is Oasis for Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors

Wicked Local Brookline - March 8, 2015
American Heart Association to honor Brookline's Emelia Benjamin

Boston Herald - March 8, 2015
BMC Eyes Alternatives to Addictive Back Pain Meds

Orthopaedics This Week - March 6, 2015
Massachusetts’ RomneyCare Boosted Joint Replacements

Boston Business Journal - March 6, 2015
The Massachusetts Hospitals and Research Centers with the Most NIH Funding in 2014

Fox News - March 6, 2015
Study Shows Toddlers are Getting Coffee From Parents

WCVB Channel 5 - March 6, 2015
Study: 15 Percent of Boston Toddlers Drink Coffee Each Day

PBS.org - March 6, 2015
Tips for Unplugging from Tech to Reconnect with Family

The Boston Globe - March 5, 2015
Boston Toddlers Drinking Coffee Not Uncommon, Study Finds

Boston Magazine - March 5, 2015
Boston Medical Center Opens Pediatric Pain Clinic

WBUR CommonHealth - March 4, 2015
Sip Of Latte With Binky? Study Finds Coffee Drinking ‘Not Uncommon’ Among Boston Toddlers

U.S. News & World Report - March 4, 2015
14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

WGBH - March 4, 2015
Trial Of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Begins

CBS News - March 4, 2015
Boston Babies Buzzing on Coffee

The Boston Globe - March 4, 2015
Wide Support for Lifting Earned-Income Credit

Boston Magazine - March 3, 2015
Toddlers Drinking Coffee Is Not Uncommon in Boston

CBS Boston - March 3, 2015
Study: 15% Of Boston Toddlers Drink Coffee

Boston Business Journal - March 2, 2015
Report: RomneyCare Spurred Increase in Hip, Knee Replacements

Medscape - March 2, 2015
The Skinny on Next Generation Weight Loss Treatments

Bloomberg Business - March 2, 2015
Study Finds Toddlers Get Coffee From Parents, Despite Risks

HealthLeaders Magazine - Feb. 2015
Monetizing Real-Estate Assets

Boston Herald - Feb. 28, 2015
As You Were Saying...Raise Glass to a Fairer Alcohol Tax

Bloomberg Business - Feb. 27, 2015
Doctor Panel to Weigh Hepatitis C Drugs’ Costs in Guidelines

Science News - Feb. 26, 2015
A Little Tablet Time Probably Won’t Fry a Toddler’s Brain

Boston Magazine - Feb. 24, 2015
Patients Are Learning to Cook Healthier at the Boston Medical Center Demonstration Kitchen

MedCity News - Feb. 24, 2015
How Do iPads Affect Development and Behavior in Young Kids?

WBUR CommonHealth - Feb. 23, 2015
Cartoon: A Snowballing Winter, In The Eyes Of A Medically Fragile Child

Medical Daily - Feb. 23, 2015
Coffee Consumption Among Toddlers Worries Experts: The Dangers Of Baby's First Latte

Frontline Medical News - Feb. 23, 2015
Baseline QOL Measures Not Associated with Outcomes in High-Risk Operable Lung Cancer Patients

American College of Physicians Hospitalist - Feb. 2015
Getting Rid of Unnecessary Alarms

WBUR - Feb. 21, 2015
Weather Weighs On Eastern Mass. Food Pantries

The Boston Globe - Feb. 20, 2015
Icicles Posing Another Wintry Hazard

Healio.com - Feb. 20, 2015
Boston Medical Center Awarded $1.5 Million Grant for NAFLD Research

WBUR CommonHealth - Feb. 20, 2015
Debating Vitamin D: Leading Docs Still Wrangling On Best Dose For Patients

BostInno - Feb. 19, 2015
BU Medical Students' Hospital Mural Showcases the Power of Artistic Healing

MassLive - Feb. 19, 2015
Members of Gov. Charlie Baker's Team Tasked with Fighting Opioid Addiction Named

The Recorder - Feb. 19, 2015
Baker Tackles Opioid Addiction

Bookline Hub - Feb. 18, 2015
Boston Medical Center Cardiologist Emelia Benjamin, MD, ScM, Receives AHA’s Paul Dudley White Award

Boston Business Journal - Feb. 18, 2015
People on the Move: Connie Packard

Boston Herald - Feb. 15, 2015
Docs Track Patients Live Via Mobile Apps

Health AIM - Feb. 13, 2015
Can The Proposed Drug For Alzheimer’s Disease Be Truly Revolutionary?

BU Today - Feb. 13, 2015
MED Mural

CNET - Feb. 13, 2015
Untangling Your Digital Life (While Embracing It)

The Boston Globe - Feb. 13, 2015
City Police, Boston Hospitals Discuss Safety

Boston Magazine - Feb. 12, 2015
Check Out Boston Medical Center’s New Mural for Pediatric Patients

The Boston Globe - Feb. 12, 2015
Lacking Transport, Low-Wage Workers Take a Hit

Lung Disease News - Feb. 11, 2015
Physicians Overprescribe Antibiotics in Outpatient Respiratory Tract Infection Settings, Study Shows

Becker's Hospital Review - Feb. 11, 2015
Boston Hospitals Scramble Amidst Record Snowfall

WCVB-TV Ch. 5 - Feb. 11, 2015
New Research in Boston Could Change Fight Against Alzheimer’s

The Boston Globe - Feb. 11, 2015
Boston Hospitals Battle to get Patients Out, Staff In

CNBC - Feb. 10, 2015
The Link Between More Doctors and Antibiotic Resistance

Boston Herald - Feb. 10, 2015
State Vaccination Exemptions Up Tenfold Over 30 Years

The Boston Globe - Feb. 10, 2015
Unrelenting Snowfall Darkening Our Moods

Herald Times Online - Feb. 10, 2015
Dinnertime: But First Let Me Take a Selfie

BU Today - Feb. 9, 2015
Making TB the Next Polio

The Boston Globe - Feb. 7, 2015
State Braces for Measles After Outbreak at Disneyland

The Pacific Standard - Feb. 6, 2015
Alcohol Prohibition in America Is Not Over Yet

The Bay State Banner - Feb. 6, 2015
The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Honored D. Thea L. James

Boston Herald - Feb. 6, 2015
Heslam: Refusing Vaccines Irrational and Dangerous

Boston Herald - Feb. 4, 2015
Tips For a Parade Day Touchdown

MedCity News - Feb. 3, 2015
The Hidden Digital Health Opportunities in Obamacare

Huffington Post UK - Feb. 3, 2015
How Are Tablets Affecting Kids? We Just Don't Know, Says Study

Everyday Health - Feb. 3, 2015
10 Essential Facts About Measles

Medscape - Feb. 2, 2015
Different Definitions Muddy Measures of Medical Homes

The Boston Globe - Jan. 30, 2015
Add a Helmet to Sledding Gear

The Boston Globe - Jan. 29, 2015
Surge in Heroin Overdoses Puzzles Health Workers

WBUR CommonHealth - Jan. 29, 2015
Addiction Expert Discusses Statewide Surge In Heroin Overdoses

Scientific American (Reuters) - Jan. 28, 2015
New Guideline Endorses Drugs, Surgery to Supplement Lifestyle Change for Obesity

Boston.com - Jan. 27, 2015
Blizzard 2015: At Least You Aren’t At Work Like These People

Tufts Now - Jan. 26, 2015
On the Front Lines Fighting Ebola

Boston Business Journal - Jan. 26, 2015
Hospitals Make Accommodations for Storm

The Boston Globe - Jan. 25, 2015
Ensuring Privacy in the Mailbox

24x7 Mag - Jan. 25, 2015
Case Study: Collaboration Leads to a Clinical Alarms Solution

The Boston Globe - Jan. 23, 2015
Could Group Care Be The New Model For Pregnancy?

Boston Herlad - Jan. 23, 2015
Surgeon’s Slaying Puts Focus on Hospital Safety

Boston Business Journal - Jan. 22, 2015
People On The Move: David Beck

The Boston Globe - Jan. 22, 2015
After Brigham Shooting, Area Facilities Revisit Security

Association of American Medical Colleges - Jan. 21, 2015
Beyond Trauma Care: Physicians Take Active Role in Gun Violence Prevention

HealthDay - Jan. 20, 2015
Experts See Place for Weight-Loss Drugs in Obesity Treatment

WebMD - Jan. 16, 2015
The New Device to Treat Obesity: Is It for You?

Boston Business Journal - Jan. 15, 2015
Boston Hospitals Reduce Energy Use, Emissions in First Three Years Of Initiative

MedPageToday - Jan. 15, 2015
10 Questions: Thea James, MD

Healio.com - Jan. 14, 2015
FDA Approves VBLOC Maestro Rechargeable System to Treat Obesity

Boston Business Journal - Jan. 7, 2015
People On The Move: Scott Duncan

2014

Huffington Post - Dec. 31, 2014
3 'Myths' About Acne That Are Actually True

Reuters - Dec. 29, 2014
Guidance and Research on Mobile, Interactive Media for Kids Needed

Boston Globe - Dec. 29, 2014
Groups Unite Against Curbing Painkillers

NECN - Dec. 25, 2014
Boston Medical Center Welcomes First Christmas 2014 Baby

NBCNews.com - Dec. 24, 2014
Beyond Narcan: Why Heroin Addicts Need More Than an Overdose Antidote

MedPageToday - Dec. 18, 2014
When Do You Recommend Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Patients with COPD?

Wicked Local Brookline - Dec. 15, 2014
Boston Medical Center Honors Brookline's Deborah Frank

Boston Herald - Dec. 14, 2014
Survivor Helps Kids Overcome HIV, Hardship

Boston Business Journal - Dec. 11, 2014
Boston Medical Center lands $21M grant to research TB

Boston Globe - Nov. 26, 2014
Boston Medical Center Benefit Honors Grow Clinic Founder

Boston Globe - Nov. 26, 2014
Far More Than Food at Boston Medical Center’s Pantry

Boston Magazine -  Nov. 25, 2014
A Boston Doctor vs. Ebola

Boston Magazine - Nov. 25, 2014
A Day in the Medical Life

Boston Business Journal - Nov. 21, 2014
Boston Medical Center Writing Prescriptions to Get Kids Outdoors

Boston Business Journal: People On The Move - Nov. 21, 2014
Thea James

WBUR Radio Boston - Nov. 21, 2014
New Resiliency Center Supports Marathon Bombing Survivors

Boston Magazine’s HubHealth - Nov. 17, 2014
Boston Medical Center, Boston University Receives $21 Million Grant

NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams - Nov. 12, 2014
'Back in the Fight': American Doctor on the Front Lines to #FightEbola

Boston Magazine's HubHealth - Nov. 11, 2014
BMC, BU Receives $2.7 Million Grant

WBUR CommonHealth - Oct. 31, 2014
Against Odds, Menino Fought Successfully To Merge 2 City Hospitals

BBC World Service - Oct. 29, 2014
Trauma: The Fight for Life

CBS This Morning - Oct. 20, 2014
Boston Doctor Training Others to Fight Ebola on Front Lines

Boston Business Journal - Oct. 16, 2014
40 Under 40: Alastair Bell of Boston Medical Center

Modern Healthcare - Oct. 11, 2014
Up & Comers 2014: Alastair Bell

WHDH TV - Oct. 8, 2014
Boston Medical Center Patient Navigators

Boston Globe - Sept. 29, 2014
For Sick Children, Help with All of Life's Complexities

Boston Globe - Sept. 27, 2014
Addicts Desperately Waiting for a Lifesaver

Boston Magazine HubHealth - Sept. 26, 2014
Boston Medical Center's Preventive Food Pantry Merges Nutrition and Healthcare

MassLive.com - Sept. 23, 2014
Hospitals Announce Support for Sick Time Ballot Initiative

Boston Globe - Sept. 9, 2014
Mayo Bowl at Kings

Boston Business Journal - Sept. 5, 2014
Officials Convene Opiate Experts to Address Drug Problem

Boston Business Journal - Sept. 3, 2014
Boston Business Journal Announces 2014 40-Under-40 Honorees

Boston Magazine HubHealth - Aug. 14, 2014
Study: Patient Navigation May Improve Breast Cancer Care

Boston Globe - August 13, 2014
Epidemiologist, Nahid Bhadelia, M.D., Travelling to Sierra Leone to Help Patients Stricken with Ebola
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Magic 106.7 FM - July 13, 2014
Exceptional Women - Dr. Deborah Frank

Boston.com - July 11, 2014
Mayor Walsh Launches Boston Alzheimer’s Initiative

Boston Globe - July 8, 2014
Grant Creates Central Location to Help Marathon Bombing Victims

Boston.com - June 30, 2014
Treating Addicted Patients During, After Hospitalization Reduces Relapse

Boston Globe - June 29, 2014
Fashionable Fundraiser for BMC Cancer Care

WBZ AM 1030 - June 27, 2014
Heroin: From Prescription to Addiction

Boston Magazine HubHealth - June 27, 2014
Lynn Woman Walks in Charity Fashion Show for BMC Cancer Care

Washington Post - June 26, 2014
Older Moms May Have Genes for Longevity

Boston Globe - June 21, 2014
A Conversation about Boston’s Health Disparities

AHRQ Innovations - June 18, 2014
Multifaceted Initiative To Reduce "Alarm Fatigue" on Cardiac Unit Reduces Alarms and Increases Nurse and Patient Satisfaction

WHDH TV - June 13, 2014
Integrative Medicine Offers Alternatives at BMC

WHDH TV - June 12, 2014
High Demand for Spanish-Speaking Bilingual Clinic

Boston.com - May 28, 2014
College Students Bring Art to Boston Pediatric Emergency Department

WGBH Radio - May 2, 2014
Bilingual Pediatric Neurology Clinic Helps Crack Tricky Diagnoses

Boston Globe - April 20, 2014
Hospital Dogs Making Friends Fast

Boston Globe, The Podium - April 20, 2014
Looking Back, Running Ahead: Heroism, Hospitals Saved Many Lives

CSMonitor.com - April 17, 2014
'One Boston' or Two? Hospital Wants to be Strong for all Victims of Violence

CBSNews.com - April 15, 2014
Doctor Shares Lesson Learned from Boston Marathon Bombing

Boston Globe - April 15, 2014
A Year Since Marathon Attacks, Many Survivors Still Struggle

Boston Globe - April 15, 2014
Emotional Impact of Attack Runs Deep, Wide in Boston

Boston Globe - April 15, 2014
John Odom is Coming Back, In Order to Look Ahead

CBSNews.com - April 14, 2014
Boston Doctors Write "Prescriptions" for Bike-Share Program

Huffington Post - April 9, 2014
The Choice

Boston Globe - April 7, 2014
A Hospital's Daily Marathon

USA Today - March 31, 2014
Boston Prepares to Commemorate Marathon Bombing Victims

NBCNews.com - March 10, 2014
Put Down That Cellphone! Study Finds Parents Distracted by Devices

Boston.com Daily Dose blog - March 5, 2014
How Does Restless Legs Syndrome Impact Long-Term Health?

America's Essential Hospitals - March 5, 2014
Geriatrics Providers Forge New Ground via Shared Personal Experience

Boston Magazine’s Hub Health - March 3, 2014
Top Docs Q&A: Michael Holick

NBCNews.com - Feb. 20, 2014
Heroin Overdose ‘Cure’ Exists, But Can Users Find It?

WGBH Greater Boston - Feb. 20, 2014
Examining The Treatment Options For Heroin Addicts

The New York Times - Jan. 28, 2014
The Gun Report

National Public Radio - Jan. 27, 2014
Silencing Many Hospital Alarms Leads To Better Health Care

Boston Magazine HubHealth - Jan. 22, 2014
Boston Medical Center Is Ahead of the Curve on Alarm Fatigue

Boston Globe - Jan. 9, 2014 
Walsh Vows to Tackle Crime 

WCVB TV 5 - Jan. 8, 2014
Boston Hospital Dramatically Reduces Alarm Fatigue

Boston Globe - Jan. 1, 2014
Boston’s First Babies of 2014 Born at Same Time in Two Hospitals

2013

Boston Globe - Dec. 23, 2013
Boston Medical Center Reduces Monitor Alarms

Boston Globe - Dec. 18, 2013
A Hospital Pantry Offers Prescriptions for Healthy Food

Boston Business Journal, op-ed - Nov. 22, 2013
The Economics of Workplace Addiction

WGBH - Nov. 13, 2013
Taking Care Of Ailing Parents Takes Toll On Caregivers, Too

Boston Globe, op-ed - Nov. 8, 2013 
The Case for Integrated Mental Health Care

Boston Globe - Nov. 4, 2013 
More Doctors Prescribing Stress Management

CNN's Sanjay Gupta - Nov. 4, 2013
Coming Back from the Dead

New York Times - July 8, 2013
Beyond the Finish Line

Boston Herald - June 17, 2013
Amid Chaos of Marathon Monday, Pedicab Driver was Just What the Doctor Ordered for BMC Surgeon

WBUR's CommonHealth - May 7, 2013
Treating The Intellectually Disabled

Magic 106.7 FM - May 5, 2013
Exceptional Women - Tracey Dechert, MD

Boston Globe - May 5, 2013
Drills Helped Boston Medical Center Rise to Occasion

Boston Globe - May 5, 2013
After Bombings, Hospitals Turn to Healing Their Own

NPR's "Morning Edition" - May 2, 2013 
Recovery Begins for Mother, Daughter Injured in Boston

WBUR's CommonHealth - May 1, 2013
Could Talking with Virtual ‘Gabby’ Help Prep You for Pregnancy?

Wall Street Journal - April 23, 2013
Bomb Victims Make Recovery Progress

Wall Street Journal - April 17, 2013
Doctors Work Quickly to Save Lives, Limbs

Wall Street Journal - April 17, 2013
Injuries Resemble Traumas of War 

NPR - April 16, 2013
Doctors Remove Nail Fragments, Pellets from Boston Victims

New York Times - April 16, 2013
Doctors Saved Lives, if Not Legs, in Boston

Boston Herald - March 18, 2013
BMC Clinic Treats Tot’s Growing Pains

Time Health & Family - Feb. 5, 2013
Wider Use of Antidote Could Lower Overdose Deaths by Nearly 50%


2012 

Boston.com - Dec. 10, 2012
Boston Medical Center Launches Dog Visiting Program for Patients

WBZ TV 4 - Nov. 28, 2012 
New Device Could Help Millions of People with Hearing Loss in One Ear

Boston.com's White Coat Notes - Nov. 19, 2012
Boston Medical Center’s Pantry-by-Prescription Program Recognized with National Award

Boston Business Journal - Sept. 28, 2012
BMC’s Dr. James Takes Aim against Violence

Boston Globe – April 27, 2012 
BMC Will Put House Calls to the Test

Huffington Post – April 26, 2012
'Care in Your Heart': Homeless Health Care Costs Prompt Experiments on the Margins

Huffington Post - March 16, 2012
Giselle McDonald, 74 And Homeless, Denied Chemo Because She Lives In Her Car

CNN "Sanjay Gupta, MD" - March 5, 2012 
Checking Up on "RomneyCare"

Boston Globe - Jan. 16, 2012
The Doctor Prescribes Clean Air 

2011

Boston Business Journal - Oct. 21, 2011
Boston Medical Center CEO Brings her Love for Urban Health Care to the Table

CNN American Morning - Sept. 23, 2011 
Childhood Malnutrition has Long Lasting EffectsBoston Medical Center Welcomes First Christmas 2014 BabyBoston hospitals reduce energy use, emissions in first three years of initiativeBoston hospitals reduce energy use, emissions in first three years of initiativeSurgeon’s slaying puts focus on hospital safetySurgeon’s slaying puts focus on hospital safetyHospitals make accommodations for stormThe Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Honored D. Thea L. James

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