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Calories count!
December 12, 2014: Coming soon to a restaurant near you – food labeling
 
Is the holiday rush making you tired?
December 11, 2014: 11 tips for a good night’s sleep
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital upgrades CT Scanner
December 08, 2014: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital is upgrading its medical imaging capabilities for its patients.
 
Baystate Urogynecology welcomes Dr. Ellen Solomon
December 08, 2014: Dr. Ellen Solomon joins Baystate Urogynecology
 
TechSpring makes debut in Downtown Springfield
December 08, 2014: Aims to ignite healthcare innovation, economic develop
 
2014 flu vaccine effectiveness questioned
December 05, 2014: Baystate physician says you still need a flu shot
 
Are you healthy enough to shovel snow?
November 26, 2014: Tips to protect your back
 
Grieving during the holidays
November 25, 2014: Gratitude is a very healing emotion
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital and Baystate Wing Hospital Are Recognized as Top Performers
November 24, 2014: The Joint Commission honors hospitals that consistently demonstrate excellent performance
 
Thanksgiving isn’t just about food
November 24, 2014: Nurturing your mind and spirit as part of the holiday
 
Medical Center Drive to partially close
November 20, 2014: Temporary traffic change begins Nov. 22
 
Helpful and Healthful Substitutions for Your Thanksgiving Dinner
November 18, 2014: Baystate Health dietitian offers tasty tips
 
Aging population, bigger waistlines = diabetes
November 17, 2014: November is American Diabetes Month
 
Flu season has arrived
November 13, 2014: Don’t delay, get your flu shot now
 
Blood Drive held at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital on Friday, November 14
November 10, 2014: The community is invited to participate in an upcoming blood drive
 
Flu Season Has Arrived – Don’t Delay, Get Your Flu Shot Now
November 05, 2014: First pediatric flu death has already occurred in North Carolina
 
Get advice from life coach Valorie Burton
November 04, 2014: Register now for Spirit of Women Conference, Nov. 12
 
Don’t let your exercise plans fall behind during Daylight Saving Time
November 03, 2014: It’s Daylight Savings Time again! That time of year again when we reset our clocks and try to adjust to the time change.
 
Drive alert and arrive alive
November 03, 2014: It’s Drowsy Driving Prevention Month
 
The End of Daylight Saving Time: Turing the Clocks Back Could Mean the Start of Seasonal Depression
November 03, 2014: Dr. Benjamin Liptzin, chair, Department of Psychiatry at Baystate Medical Center, discusses what effect setting the clocks back and the lack of sunlight could have on your mood and health.
 
Baystate Children’s Hospital, Connecticut Children’s launch collaboration
October 31, 2014: Keeping high-level care close to home
 
Keep kids safe on Halloween
October 28, 2014: From costumes to candy to pedestrian safety
 
Gluten: Top 4 Things Parents Should Know
October 27, 2014: October is Celiac Disease Awareness Month
 
Aiming for a cure, hoping to prevent breast cancer
October 27, 2014: $1m grant to help investigate novel strategies for prevention
 
It’s Food Day today
October 23, 2014: Get a free apple, visit info table in Daly Cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
 
Food Day Recipes
October 23, 2014: National Food Day is October 24th
 
Dr. Maura Brennan among first certified in nation
October 21, 2014: Earns Hospice Medical Director Certified™
 
Proposals Sought to Assist Hospital Coalition with Project Implementation
October 17, 2014: The Coalition of Western Massachusetts Hospitals has issued a request for proposals
 
Are you ready for Sunday’s Rays of Hope?
October 15, 2014: Still time to participate
 
November 5th Lecture to Discuss Heartburn and GERD
October 15, 2014: Area women are invited to attend “When Heartburn Gets Serious” a women’s health lecture.
 
Don’t let fear over Ebola cause you stress
October 15, 2014: Get the facts
 
Celebration of Hope and Healing to feature Fr. Mark Stelzer, Associate Professor of Elms College
October 14, 2014: The community is invited to attend an interfaith service of prayer, music, and reflection
 
Local produce can help aid in weight loss
October 08, 2014: Try Paula’s “Top 5” local foods
 
Baystate to participate in Food Day activities
October 02, 2014: Focus on fresh, local, healthy foods
 
Belchertown Girls Volleyball Team Lead in Healing and Volunteering
September 30, 2014: Student athletes from Belchertown High School girls’ volleyball team recently took a break from their busy class schedule and fall volleyball season to volunteer their time maintaining the Healing Garden located at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital.
 
Information About Enterovirus D68
September 26, 2014: On Tuesday the Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced the arrival of the enterovirus D68 to the state.
 
Rays of Hope is just one month away
September 23, 2014: Time to begin your fundraising efforts
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Announces Support Group Listing for 2014 - 2015
September 22, 2014: Facing a major illness or stressful life change can be a daunting prospect.
 
Reassurance on Enterovirus
September 18, 2014: Temporary visitor restrictions announced
 
Protecting Kids with Car seats
September 17, 2014: It’s National Child Passenger Safety Week
 
Keeping kids safe with car seats
September 16, 2014: A new study finds an alarming number of parents are allowing kids to use a seat belt alone before they are big enough.
 
Dr. Maura Brennan honored during Women in Medicine Month
September 15, 2014: Receives Inspirational Physician Award
 
“Look Good…Feel Better” Program to be held at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
September 11, 2014: The program teaches beauty techniques to women who are undergoing cancer treatment.
 
Understanding and Preventing Suicide
September 08, 2014: Sept. 8-14 is National Suicide Prevention Week
 
New information for those considering double mastectomy
September 04, 2014: Study questions survival benefit
 
September is Cholesterol Education Month
September 02, 2014: It’s not just about your numbers any longer
 
Heart Association urges FDA to regulate electronic cigarettes
August 27, 2014: Baystate surgeon calls for more research
 
Baystate Health Announces New Leadership Appointments
August 27, 2014: Charles E. Cavagnaro III, MD, F.A.C.P., appointed president of Baystate’s Eastern Region. Shafeeq Ahmed, MD, appointed chief operating officer of Baystate’s Eastern Region.
 
Pediatricians call for later school starts
August 26, 2014: Adolescents need more sleep
 
Are you considering the Ice Bucket Challenge?
August 25, 2014: Local donation option exists, too, at Baystate
 
Local Poet Provides Comfort to Patients
August 21, 2014: The right words can offer comfort and can bring relief during the most difficult of times.
 
Diabetes A1C Champion Program to be held at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital on September 10
August 21, 2014: The program will be held in the Main Conference Room of the hospital located on the second floor.
 
Baystate employees “adopt a classroom”
August 20, 2014: Donate school supplies to local schoolchildren
 
Does your child have a chronic illness?
August 20, 2014: What you need to know for back-to-school
 
Massage Therapist joins Rehabilitation team at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
August 19, 2014: Licensed and certified massage therapist, Donna M. Longtin, LMT, RYT, HCC, has joined the Rehabilitation team at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital.
 
Is your child fully vaccinated?
August 14, 2014: School starts soon
 
State Approves Three Determination of Need (DON) Requests
August 13, 2014: Transfer of ownership of Wing Memorial to Baystate Health Construction of new operating rooms at Baystate Franklin Medical Center Construction of new inpatient pharmacy in MassMutual Wing at Baystate Medical Center
 
Help for those battling depression
August 12, 2014: Identifying suicidal behaviors
 
Community centers offer free health fairs
August 11, 2014: It’s National Health Center Week
 
Make Sure Your Child Gets Enough ZZZZ’s for Back To School
August 07, 2014: Doctors say now is the time to start adjusting your child’s sleep habits.
 
It's National Breastfeeding Awareness Week
August 04, 2014: Why breastfeeding is important
 
Sweet Sixteen, Rose Sale celebrates 16 years of supporting local cancer care.
August 04, 2014: September 10th will mark the 16th Anniversary of the Annual Shirley Batsie Memorial Rose sale which features a dozen roses for only $8.00.
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Seeks Community Health Initiative Proposals
August 01, 2014: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital (BMLH) has released a request for proposal (RFP) for community health initiatives from area not-for-profit organizations.
 
Pediatrician offers firsthand look at Liberia
July 31, 2014: Knew Liberian doctors who succumbed to Ebola
 
It’s National Minority Donor Awareness Week
July 31, 2014: August 1-7 is National Minority Donor Awareness Week, created to increase awareness of the need for more organ, eye, and tissue donors, especially among minorities.
 
Surgeon General issues new warning on sun exposure
July 30, 2014: Baystate oncologist says warning should be taken seriously
 
Back To School is just around the corner
July 29, 2014: Help your child now to get ready for school
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital to offer Grieving Support Group beginning in September
July 29, 2014: Healing after a loss is often a long and difficult journey.
 
Potency of medications affected by extreme temperatures
July 25, 2014: Proper storage tips
 
Beware of the tick
July 23, 2014: Tips to prevent Lyme disease
 
Considering traveling while you’re pregnant?
July 21, 2014: Learn more from ob-gyn Dr. Katharine O. White
 
Dr. Ahmed named by Becker Hospital Review as one of top 500 “People to know in Healthcare”
July 21, 2014: Dr. M. Shafeeq Ahmed, Acting President and Chief Operating Officer at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital and Chief Medical Officer of the Baystate Health Eastern Region, was recently named by Becker Hospital Review as one of the top 500 “People to know in Healthcare” in the nation.
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital welcomes general surgeon, Dr. Kelly Galster to its Medical Staff
July 21, 2014: Dr. Galster is a welcome addition to our medical staff,” said Dr. Shafeeq Ahmed, Acting President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital. “He will be a great asset to our patients who need emergency or routine surgical care as we continue our mission to meet the needs of patients in our community.”
 
Baystate Medical Center ranked among nation’s top hospitals
July 16, 2014: Named in U.S. News & Word Report's Best Hospitals
 
Healthy Summer Recipe
July 15, 2014: Grilled Vegetable Stack with White Bean Salad
 
Register now for Mini-Medical School fall semester
July 11, 2014: Baystate Medical Center’s Mini-Medical School – which begins its fall session on Sept. 18 – is now accepting registrations for the eight-week health education series.
 
Emergency Medical Technician Basic Training Program to begin in September
July 09, 2014: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital will partner Quality EMS Educators, Inc. to offer a Basic Emergency Medical Technical Program to be held at the hospital this fall.
 
Lightning can be a matter of life or death
July 08, 2014: Tips to keep you safe
 
Find time to take a vacation from work
July 07, 2014: Your mind and body need to recharge
 
Blockbuster calories await summer moviegoers
July 07, 2014:
 
Lightning storms can pose serious risk
July 07, 2014: The start of summer brings warmer weather that often leads to the rumble of thunder. While lightning displays in the summer sky can be quite spectacular, lightning is completely unpredictable, and can be deadly.
 
Kids in hot cars – a deadly combination
July 02, 2014: Tips to keep kids safe
 
Dr. Mark A. Keroack assumes leadership of Baystate Health
July 01, 2014: On July 1, Dr. Mark A. Keroack, MPH, a native of Springfield, officially became president and chief executive officer of Baystate Health, succeeding Mark R. Tolosky, JD, FACHE, who has served in that role since 2004.
 
Healthy Summer Recipe
July 01, 2014: Jalapeno Cilantro Cole Slaw
 
Consumer Reports Names Baystate Medical Center One of Nation’s Top Hospitals for Heart Surgery
June 27, 2014: Rated high in both surgical aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass surgery. Read more about Baystate’s standout performance.
 
Summer heat spells T-R-O-U-B-L-E for young and old
June 27, 2014: Tips on keeping cool
 
Fireworks are dangerous in the wrong hands
June 27, 2014: And are they too loud and scary for little kids?
 
Baystate Health Board of Trustees Honor President and CEO Mark R. Tolosky
June 25, 2014: To honor the leadership and achievements of President and CEO Mark R. Tolosky over his 22-year career, the Baystate Health Board of Trustees today announced the naming of the Tolosky Center at 3300 Main St. in Springfield.
 
Baystate announces new appointments
June 25, 2014: Three named leaders at regional community hospitals
 
ER Physician encourages families to make water safety a top priority
June 24, 2014: Drowning can happen any time of year, but it is important to be particularly vigilant during warmer months when the number of drownings skyrockets.
 
Country Bank awards $12,000 to the Carson Center
June 16, 2014: Paul Scully, President and CEO of Country Bank, and Shelly Regin, First VP, Director of Marketing at CB, paid a surprise visit to the Baystate Mary Lane Community Benefits Advisory Committee (CBAC) this past week.
 
It’s Men’s Health Month
June 16, 2014: Men need to step up to the plate and take responsibility for their health Tips for men of all ages – this is link to attached story
 
It’s Men’s Health Week
June 12, 2014: Men need to step up to the plate and take responsibility for their health.
 
Emergency Room Nurse offers Hiking Tips to Stay Safe
June 12, 2014: Whether you decide to take a short, scenic stroll or plan an extensive hiking adventure a safe hiking outing requires some planning.
 
Baystate Children’s Hospital Earns Top 50 ranking from U.S. News & World Report
June 10, 2014: Baystate Children's Hospital isanked among the top programs in the nation in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes
 
Emergency Physician offers tips to reduce your risk of tick-borne disease
June 06, 2014: Be extra vigilant now and through September when ticks are most active.
 
In the news – food additives
June 04, 2014: Baystate dietitian says not all additives are created equal
 
Dr. Lewis Cohen To Receive Prestigious Hackett Award
June 03, 2014: Psychiatrist Dr. Lewis Cohen Named Recipient of Prestigious Eleanor and Thomas P. Hackett Memorial Award National award recognizes outstanding achievement in psychosomatic medicine in training, research, clinical practice and leadership
 
“Look Good…Feel Better” Program to be held at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital in July
June 02, 2014: The Baystate Regional Cancer Program at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital and the American Cancer Society will present “Look Good…Feel Better,” a free program for area women on Thursday, July 31, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon.
 
Prevention is Best Way to Combat Mosquito Population now on the rise
May 29, 2014: In Massachusetts, the diseases linked to mosquitoes are West Nile virus (WNV) and eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus.
 
Planting the Seeds of Excellence
May 29, 2014: Baystate Medical Center nurses and staff hold planter contest as part of their journey for Magnet redesignation.
 
Calling all babysitters
May 27, 2014: Sign up now for Babysitters Academy
 
Babysitter Academy to be held in July at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
May 23, 2014: The class will be held in the Main Conference Room located on the second floor of the hospital.
 
Several cases of MERS reported in U.S
May 21, 2014: “No cause for panic” says infectious disease specialist
 
Health and Safety Fair planned for Tuesday, June 3
May 21, 2014: The staff of Baystate Home Infusion & Respiratory Services will hold a Personal Health and Safety Fair on Tuesday, June 3 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Main Conference Room at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital.  
 
Summer picnics can be hazardous to your health
May 19, 2014: Tips to pack your basket safely.
 
9th Annual Walk of Champions Raises $84,000
May 15, 2014: Since 2006, the Walk of Champions has raised over a half a million dollars.
 
Sleep – it’s nature’s refresher
May 13, 2014: Tips for better sleep
 
Blood Pressure Screening Offered Mornings by Emergency Department Team
May 12, 2014: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Emergency Department offers blood pressure screenings daily between the hours of 6:00 am and 9:00 am, seven days a week.
 
West Brookfield Medical-Surgical Nurse Inspired by her Dad
May 07, 2014: May 6-12 is National Nurses Week
 
It’s prom season
May 07, 2014: Baystate trauma chief offers tips for a safe prom
 
Spring cleaning can be hazardous to your health
May 07, 2014: Tips for those with lung disease
 
Ware Emergency Room Nurse Finds Calling in Providing Critical Care
May 07, 2014: May 6-12 is National Nurses Week
 
The Pediatrician Is In
May 05, 2014: Table talk, good nutrition is topic for May 14 lecture
 
Occupational Therapist specialize in problem solving
April 17, 2014: Ask any occupational therapist and they’ll tell you that their job is unique. For Kevin Smith, Occupational Therapist (OT) and Certified Hand Therapist at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital, no two days are the same as he works to help his patients cope with the social, emotional and physical effects of illness and injury.
 
Mexicali Grill in Ware to donate percentage of profits to the Walk of Champions
April 11, 2014: Mexicali Fresh Mex Grill will be donating a percentage of its profits on Monday, April 21, and Tuesday, April 22 to the Walk of Champions. 
 
Babysitter Academy to be held in May at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
April 11, 2014: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital will sponsor a Babysitters Academy in May to ready area youth for summer babysitting responsibilities. 
 
Confirmed case of measles at Baystate Medical Center
April 05, 2014: Baystate Medical Center is informing the community that a patient at the hospital has a confirmed case of measles.
 
Spirit of Women to sponsor “Enhance Your Dance” an educational program for young dancers
April 04, 2014: A special evening devoted to the young dancer is planned for Tuesday, April 29, from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital.
 
The Pediatrician Is In
April 03, 2014: New Parent Education Series begins April 9
 
Child abuse is common and can occur anywhere
April 03, 2014: April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
 
D & D Fitness Factory invites community to Annual Lift for Life and 5K Walk/Road Race on April 13
March 24, 2014: The Goudreau family invites community members to join them on Sunday, April 13 to compete in the Fitness Challenge, the Road Race or to cheer on the competition throughout the morning. 
 
Dr. Mohammed Shafeeq Ahmed of Baystate Mary Lane named one of the top 100 “CMO’s to know”
March 18, 2014: Many of the leaders were nominated by their peers and the list was vetted by industry experts.
 
It’s Poison Prevention Week
March 17, 2014: Learn how to prevent childhood poisonings
 
Are you a breast cancer survivor?
March 17, 2014: Sign up for Survivors’ Day with former WNBA player Edna Campbell
 
Restorative yoga classes to benefit breast cancer patients to begin April 2
March 14, 2014: The program is grant-funded by Rays of Hope and is free to breast cancer patients and survivors.
 
Baystate Medical Center Named Top 100 Hospital
March 13, 2014: Recognized for seventh time by Truven Health Analytics as providing the highest level of value to the community
 
Baystate lifts flu-based restrictions on visitors
March 10, 2014: Flu activity on decline
 
It’s National Patient Safety Week
March 05, 2014: Learn how to become more engaged in your health care
 
The Quabbin Reservoir’s set to Host the Ninth Annual Walk of Champions on Sunday, May 4
March 05, 2014: Sunday, May 4, marks the ninth annual Walk of Champions. In 2013 the Walk of Champions raised a record setting $91,000 in support of integrated cancer services at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital.
 
Spring Mini-Medical School begins March 20
March 05, 2014: Register now for Springfield session
 
94.7 FM WMAS Radiothon set for March 6-8
February 25, 2014: Proceeds to benefit Baystate Children's Hospital
 
Silhouettes Salon holds Cut-A-Thon to benefit annual Walk of Champions on March 1
February 25, 2014: Silhouettes Cut-A-Thon will feature $15 Haircuts and Manicures with no appointments necessary from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the salon located at 164 B West Street, Ware.
 
Learn about Baystate's Heart Healthy Pledge
February 14, 2014: Baystate Medical Center is urging everyone to “Love Your Heart” during American Heart Month in February by taking the Baystate Heart Healthy Pledge and breaking bad habits by adopting a heart healthy lifestyle.
 
Valentine’s Day Can Mean Romance and Some Healthy Dark Chocolate and Red Wine
February 11, 2014: February is American Heart Month and Valentine’s Day
 
Program designed to help the young dancer recover from injury
February 07, 2014: As with any sport or exercise routine, dance can lead to overuse injuries.
 
National Wear Red Day for Women
February 06, 2014: Learn more about women and heart disease
 
Give the gift of life
February 04, 2014: Pledging to be an organ donor only takes a moment
 
Clinical staff rise to the occasion treating flu patients
January 30, 2014: Watch a behind-the-scenes video
 
Super Bowl snacking doesn’t mean cheating on your diet
January 28, 2014: Right next to the big game, it’s the snacks that everyone will be looking forward to this Super Bowl Sunday!
 
Heart & Vascular Lecture Series kicks off American Heart Month
January 27, 2014: Baystate Medical Center will hold its popular Heart and Vascular Health Lecture Series during the month of February beginning with a look at “Heart Health” on Sunday, Feb. 2.
 
Spirit of Women to sponsor "Heart-Warming Ladies" Night in February
January 24, 2014: February is American Heart Month; a month to spread awareness about the importance of heart health.   
 
The Polar Vortex has returned
January 23, 2014: Cold weather tips to stay safe
 
Visitors policy changed as flu becomes widespread
January 22, 2014: In order to protect its patients, guests and staff to the greatest extent possible from exposure to the flu virus, Baystate Health has adopted changes to its Visitors Policy.
 
Babysitter Academy to be held in March at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
January 22, 2014: The one day program will be held on Sunday, March 9, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
 
Team work vital at Diabetes Support Group meetings
January 17, 2014: Diabetes can affect nearly every aspect of your daily life, and dealing with it can be a daunting task
 
What is RSV and how can it be prevented?
January 15, 2014: The infectious virus is now in the Springfield area community
 
Baystate Medical Center Brings Its Popular “Mini-Medical School” to Northampton
January 15, 2014: Classes begin Feb. 12 at Northampton Senior Center
 
Is it a cold or the flu? - Tips to recognize and treat both
January 14, 2014: Colds and flu are both highly contagious viral infections that share many of the same symptoms. So, do you have the have the flu or just a cold?”
 
Carbon monoxide threat grows with Arctic weather
January 09, 2014: Recent NY restaurant poisoning shows how deadly the gas can be
 
Cold weather that will have even snowmen shivering
January 03, 2014: How to stay safe in the Arctic temperatures
 
U.S. panel urges CT scans for heavy smokers
January 02, 2014: Baystate cancer chief offers his thoughts
 
Is your cell phone making you sick?
January 02, 2014: With the flu season underway, most of us work hard at figuring out how to avoid getting sick.
 
Get your shovels out, snow is coming!
December 31, 2013: US hospitals treat on average about 11,500 injuries and medical emergencies a year related to shoveling snow. 
 
CDC reports flu now widespread in Massachusetts
December 31, 2013: Tips to protect yourself and others
 
12 Health and Safety Tips for 2014
December 31, 2013: Dr. Levine sought out the assistance of the pediatric staff at Baystate Children’s Hospital and others to come up with a list of “12 Healthy and Safe Tips for 2014.”
 
Stay safe on New Year's Eve
December 31, 2013: Think designated driver if you plan on raising a glass
 
Exercising in the Cold Weather
December 30, 2013: No matter what time of year, exercising and breathing fresh air can be good for you! 
 
Drinking and driving don't mix
December 19, 2013: Study finds more car crashes leading up to Christmas
 
Baystate, UMass Memorial Reach Agreement for Wing Transfer
December 18, 2013: The boards of trustees of UMass Memorial Health Care (UMMHC), Baystate Health and Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers have authorized the organizations to sign a letter of intent to propose the transfer of ownership of Palmer-based Wing Memorial to Baystate Health.
 
Do you really need antibacterial soap at home?
December 17, 2013: No, says Baystate infection control officer Mary Ellen Scales
 
Are you healthy enough to shovel snow?
December 13, 2013: Learn if you should leave the shoveling to others
 
It's the gift that keeps on giving - the gift of health
December 10, 2013: Shopping days dwindling
 
"Look Good...Feel Better" Program to be held at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
December 09, 2013: The program teaches beauty techniques to women who are undergoing cancer treatment.
 
Winter Health Survival Guide
December 09, 2013: Winter is quickly approaching
 
Baystate Health's Tolosky to End Tenure as President and CEO in July 2014
December 05, 2013: Springfield native Mark A. Keroack, MD, is named as successor.
 
Don't let sickness ruin your holiday season
December 03, 2013: Tips to stay healthy
 
Hand Washing 101 - The Proper Techniques
December 03, 2013: December 1-7 is National Hand Washing Awareness Week and with the holidays now in full swing, it’s important to clean your hands frequently to prevent catching a cold, flu or stomach bug.
 
Black Friday kicks off holiday stress
November 29, 2013: How to keep calm and carry on
 
You Choose: Thanksgiving Overload or Healthier Feast
November 27, 2013: Choose your Thanksgiving meal
 
New controversy over guidelines to reduce cardiac risk
November 27, 2013: Cardiologist Dr. Greg Giugliano offers his opinion
 
Home for the Holiday
November 27, 2013: Trauma and Emergency staff go above and beyond
 
Holidays pose eating challenges for those with diabetes
November 26, 2013: It may not be coincidental that the month of November – Diabetes Awareness Month – is chosen to bring attention to the epidemic of diabetes in the United States, as the holidays from Thanksgiving through the New Year pose the greatest challenge for those with diabetes.
 
Staying Safe in the Kitchen - from Carving to Burn Injuries
November 25, 2013: Avoid carving injuries and burns in the kitchen
 
Baby, It's Cold Outside
November 25, 2013: How the cold affects your health
 
Doctors urge at-risk populations to get their flu shot now
November 22, 2013: Holidays are ripe for spread of flu
 
It's time for the Great American Smokeout
November 21, 2013: Baystate pulmonary nurse offers tips to make it through "day 1"
 
Congratulations to Dr. Lauren Meade on her selection as a Macy Scholar
November 18, 2013: Recognized as a future leader and educational innovator
 
Practical thinking about weight loss as the holiday eating season nears
November 15, 2013: See what Dr. John Romanelli has to say
 
New national guidelines announced to cut heart risk
November 13, 2013: Read what cardiologist Dr. Gregory Giugliano has to say
 
Are you grieving the loss of a loved one?
November 13, 2013: Planning for the holidays.
 
BMP - Quabbin Adult Medicine welcomes Dr. Hanumagutti
November 05, 2013: Dr.Hanumagutti is currently accepting new patients; her office is located at BMP Quabbin Adult Medicine, 95 Sargent Street in Belchertown.
 
EMS Training benefits Rays of Hope
October 23, 2013: Since its inception in 1994, Rays of Hope has been helping women and men in the fight against breast cancer
 
Autumn Open House at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital to Highlight Community Support
October 03, 2013: The community is invited to an Autumn Open House at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital on Wednesday, October 16, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm to tour the new Healing Garden.
 
Every Picture Tells a Story
October 03, 2013: Country Bank recently pledged $100,000 to Baystate Mary Lane Hospital to help upgrade the general radiography unit located in the radiology department.
 
Looking back on 20 years of breast cancer diagnosis
October 02, 2013: Twenty years ago, guidelines were for monthly breast self exam starting at age 20, yearly clinical breast exam at age 30, and yearly mammogram starting at age 40.
 
Know the facts during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
September 27, 2013: Today, men have many treatment options for their prostate cancer.
 
The time is "now" to get your flu shot
September 24, 2013: Know the facts
 
Do you know your numbers?
September 17, 2013: September is National Cholesterol Education Month
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital seeks Community Health Initiative Proposals
September 13, 2013: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital (BMLH) has released a request for proposal (RFP) for community health initiatives from area not-for-profit organizations that can offer innovative approaches to addressing unmet health needs in the Quaboag Hills Region of Hampshire, Hampden and Worcester County’s.
 
It’s time to form teams for this year’s Rays of Hope Walk
September 13, 2013: This year’s annual walk events – held each October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month – are presented by Health New England.
 
Basic EMT DOT Refresher Course Offered at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital to Benefit Rays of Hope
September 13, 2013: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital will partner with Charles “Michael” Callahan, EMT-P, to offer a Basic EMT DOT Refresher Course to be held at the hospital.
 
It's flu shot time - children and adults need annual flu vaccines
September 13, 2013: The timing of flu is very unpredictable and can vary from season to season. Flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as late as May, most commonly the flu peaks in the U.S. in January or February.
 
Get your Zzzz's to protect your body from disease
September 03, 2013: The quality of our sleep directly affects the quality of our waking life, including mental sharpness, productivity, emotional balance, creativity, physical vitality, safety and even weight.
 
Podiatrists to join medical specialists providing care at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital
August 21, 2013: New patients are welcome and most insurance plans are accepted. For more information or to make an appointment call Western Massachusetts Podiatry Associates at 413- 525-4373.
 
Baystate Mary Lane Hospital Recognized for Organ and Tissue Donation Outreach
August 21, 2013: Baystate Mary Lane Hospital was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for reaching gold, silver, and bronze levels of outreach for organ and tissue donation and registration.
 
Group Support for People with Diabetes
August 21, 2013: Even though millions of people have diabetes, many people feel very much alone when they receive their diagnosis.
 
Back to School Backpack Safety
August 07, 2013: Find out why your child's backpack may be causing permanent damage
 
Emergency Medical Technician Basic Training Program to begin on September 23
August 06, 2013:
 
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Build your team, solicit sponsors now
August 14, 2014: Rays of Hope steps off Oct. 19