Walk right in
No appointment necessary these days and times
MGH Cox 5
55 Fruit Street, Boston
T, Th, F: 8:30 - 11:00 a.m.
W: 1-3 p.m.
Chelsea Health Center
151 Everett Avenue, Chelsea
T: 1:30- 3:30 p.m.
Th: 3-6 p.m.
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Former first lady Nancy Reagan’s slogan “Just say no” was a simple, but ineffective solution. Economics, environment and culture are powerful stimuli. And so are habits. More
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Prescription painkillers: A double-edged sword
Ever break a leg? Have surgery? Hurt your back? Easing the pain that follows helps you heal better and feel happier all-around. Keep in mind, though, that as choices for strong prescription pain relief have expanded in recent years, unexpected dangers have multiplied, too. More