University Orthopedics Teams with Boston Children’s Hospital on ACL Repair Trial

University Orthopedics has partnered with Boston Children’s Hospital to perform a trial on ACL repairs using a new… Read More


Fit for Life: Magnify the Positive in Your Life Today

“THIS IS US”, analyzed by me What do you see when you watch the series “This is us?”… Read More


Duncan Hines cake mix is being recalled PHOTO: RIHealth

NEW: Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Salmonella

The Rhode Island Department of Health is warning consumers that multiple varieties of Duncan Hines cake mix are… Read More


University Orthopedics announces partnership with  The Center for Orthopaedics

University Orthopedics & The Center for Orthopaedics Announce Partnership

University Orthopedics announced a new partnership with The Center for Orthopaedics in Johnston.… Read More


Dr. Vivian Sung

Women & Infants’ Sung Receives 2 Awards for Urinary Incontinence Research

Women & Infants doctor Vivian Sung received two awards for research that she is leading for the Eunice Kennedy… Read More


Smart Benefits: 5 Ways to Boost Flu Shots Among Employees

With a deadly flu season last year, many HR departments are stepping up their efforts to encourage employee vaccination.… Read More


Callan

7-Year-Old Battling Leukemia Gets Special Visit from Karate Master at Hasbro Children’s Hospital

Seven-year-old Callan “Cal” Duquette — who is battling leukemia — was surprised at Hasbro… Read More


Jenny Craig

Jenny Craig Chicken Products Recalled Due to Contamination

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that SK Food Group is recalling more than… Read More


Fentanyl Test Strips help prevent overdoses, says Brown study

VIDEO: Fentanyl Test Strips Help Prevent Overdoses, Says Brown Study

A Brown University study has found that fentanyl test strips reduce overdose risk by using less, going slower or using with… Read More


RI Health, Women & Infants Receive Grants to Increases Access to Healthcare for Pregnant Women

The Rhode Island Department of Health and Women & Infants Hospital received a five-year grant to ensure that… Read More


Dr. Joseph Izzi Jr.

University Orthopedics Adds Izzi to Orthopedic Care Team

University Orthopedics announced the addition of Joseph Izzi Jr. M.D. to its specialty practice.… Read More


Neil Steinberg

RI Foundation Offers Medical Researchers $25K in Funding to Pursue National Grants

The Rhode Island Foundation is looking for applicants for grants of up to $25,000 to launch medical research… Read More


Joanne Bilotta

What Patients & Doctors Should Know About “Choosing Wisely” Their Medications, Procedures

Joanne Bilotta, the Campaign Manager for the "Choosing Wisely" campaign with the Rhode Island Business Group on Health joined… Read More


Boil water advisory issued for Prudence Advisory

Boil Water Advisory Issued for Prudence Island Water District

The Rhode Island Department Health has issued a boil water advisory for the Prudence Island Water District due to E.coli… Read More


Dr James McDonald, RI Department of Health Medical Director

RI Facing “Significant” Flu Season, Says RI Dept. of Health Medical Director McDonald on LIVE

Rhode Island Department of Health Medical Director Dr. James McDonald joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE… Read More


JUUL sales skyrocket PHOTO: Vaping360/flickr

Sales of JUUL E-Cigarettes Grow 641% in 2017, FDA Investigating

Sales of JUUL, an e-cigarette shaped like a USB flash drive grew more than seven-fold from 2016 to 2017, according to data… Read More


RI MOM performs more than 2,000 dental procedures

Mission of Mercy Clinic Performs Over 2,000 Free Dental Procedures

Over 2,000 dental procedures were performed on almost 450 patients at the Rhode Island Oral Health Foundation’s… Read More


Carol Donnelly

What to Know About Gloria Gemma’s “Flames of Hope” Events in Providence This Weekend

Carol Ann Donnelly with the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation appeared on GoLocal LIVE where she spoke to the… Read More


Dr. Maureen Phipps

Women & Infants’ Phipps Named President-Elect of American Gynecological & Obstetrical Society

Women & Infants Dr. Maureen Phipps, MD, MPH has been named president-elect of the American Gynecological and… Read More


Malavika Prabhu

Women & Infants Adds Maternal-fetal Medicine Specialist Prabhu

Women & Infants Hospital has announced that maternal-fetal medicine specialist Malavika Prabhu, MD, has joined their… Read More


 

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