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Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors

As a nationwide blood shortage looms, The American Red Cross is pleaing for donations. Find out where you can donate in Boston. ‘Gay Blood Drives’ Put Pressure on FDA to Lift Donor Ban Couple Asks Wedding Guests to Give Blood Instead of Gifts

Unlicensed Workers Found at Arlington Massage Parlors

Police and health officials have found “troubling violations” at three Arlington massage and bodyworks businesses. Arlington Dad Charged with Threatening Principal Mass. Hospital Workers’ Flu Vaccination Rates Fall Below Target

Study: Many Heavy Kids Think They're Normal Weight

Nearly a third of children in a national survey didn't have an accurate idea of their own weight — most of them heavy or obese children who viewed themselves as normal. Child Obesity Rates Stabilizing But They’re Still Really High

Survey Finds Sharp Increase in Teen Use of HGH

Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year. Teen’s Death Puts Focus on Caffeine Powder Dangers

Mass. Kids Better Off Than Rest of Nation

Massachusetts kids ranked first for overall well-being, second in health, and first in education on Tuesday in the 2014 Kids Count Data Book. But officials say too many are still left behind. Child Obesity Rates Stabilizing But They’re Still Really High CDC Report: Half of Mass. Still Needs to Get Moving Cost of Health Care a Burden for Mass. Residents

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