Rhode Island Hospital has been awarded a grant of $850,000 by the Champlin Foundations to support the purchase of vascularRead More
In honor of World AIDS Day, which celebrated its 25th anniversary on December 1, The Miriam Hospital has announced a new pre-exposure treatment program to help Rhode Islanders prevent the spread of HIV and AIDS. Launched by The Miriam Immunology Clinic, the pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP program, offers a single, daily pill to Rhode Islanders at higher risk for HIV exposure. The pill can prevent a person from being infected with HIV.
Fatemeh Akhlaghi, pharmacy professor at the University of Rhode Island, has been awarded a grant by the NationalRead More
With stores and consumers gearing up for the big Black Friday spending sprees, HEALTH would like to issue a reminder toRead More
Thanksgiving is a time for family and friends to gather, give thanks and enjoy a delicious and abundant feast. However,Read More
Joseph DeLuca, M.D. was disciplined by the Rhode Island Department of Health for two complaints filed since June 2012.
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) is teaming up with the state's cities and towns to offer vaccinations at noRead More
Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island today was named a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission,Read More
Here comes Halloween, and while Rhode Island kids are gearing up for a candy extravaganza, their parents may be dreadingRead More
Prescription painkiller and heroin abuse has resulted in an epidemic of overdose deaths nationally and in our state. MoreRead More
The mysteries of the brain will be the focus of "Brain Power," the new, free quarterly lecture series at Brown University,Read More
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening celebration at itsRead More
The Providence Center has been awarded a $1.6 million federal grant to provide integrated care for frequent users ofRead More
Home-delivered meals bring not only food to seniors but also the opportunity to remain in their homes. A new study byRead More