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


Weiss: Democrats Listening to Calls to Strengthen & Expand Social Security, Medicare

The political clock is ticking…The midterm elections are less than 50 days away and just days ago, the Washington,… Read More


CharterCARE president John Holiver

CharterCARE Provider Group of RI Awarded Elite Status on America’s Physician Group Survey

CharterCARE provider Group of Rhode Island has been awarded Elite Status on the America’s Physician Group… Read More


Weiss: AARP Takes a Look at the Prescribing of Dementia Drugs

Last month, the AARP Public Policy Institute released a report, Insight on Issues, 137, that just might be a good read… Read More


HopeHealth adds three to leadership team

HopeHealth Adds 3 to Leadership Team

HopeHealth announced the expansion fo their leadership team with three new additions.… Read More


Gofran Tarabulsi, MD, joins Women & Infants

Women & Infants Adds Internal Medicine Specialist Tarabulsi

Internal medicine specialist Gofran Tarabulsi, MD, is going Women & Infants Center for Obstetric and Consultative… Read More


Boil water advisory is lifted

NEW: Complete Boil Water Order Lifted for All 5 Narragansett & South Kingstown Water Systems

The boil water advisory for customers of Narragansett and South Kingstown has been lifted, announced the Rhode Island… Read More


Fit for Life: Success Takes Time on All Levels

It's the small things that make a big difference not only positive but negative ways also. We all know that trying to… Read More


Boil water advisory still in effect for Narragansett & South Kingstown

Boil Water Advisory Still in Effect for Narragansett & South Kingstown

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced that the boil water advisory is still in place in parts of… Read More


Wayne Salisbury

LIVE: Salisbury Farm Corn Maze Raises Money for Hemophilia Association

Salisbury Farm in Johnston is raising money for the New England Hemophilia Association (NEHA) through the proceeds from their… Read More


Courtesy of AARP:  Long-Term Care Data at Your Finger Tips

Across the States 2018: Profiles of Long-Term Services and Supports, by Ari Houser, Wendy Fox-Grage, Kathleen Ujvari, of… Read More


Fit For Life: Dealing With Life’s Issues

I am not writing this article as a motivator, team leader, coach, trainer, business owner, or any of the other hat I wear.… Read More


West Nile Virus found in more RI communities

NEW: West Nile Virus Found in More RI Communities

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced Thursday that West Nile Virus (WNV) was… Read More


Weiss: Senate Spending Bill Increases Research Dollars to Combat Alzheimer’s

Last Wednesday evening, the US Senate overcame political gridlock by passing a 2019 fiscal “Minibus” spending… Read More


Paari Gopalakrishnan named chief medical officer at Kent Hospital

Gopalakrishnan Named Chief Medical Officer at Kent Hospital

Care New England has named Paari Gopalakrishnan, MD, MBA,  as the new chief medical officer for Kent Hospital and… Read More