The Boston Globe Honors 41 Emerson Health Nurses
The Boston Globe’s 20th annual Salute to Nurses, published on May 7, 2023, features 41 Emerson Health nurses, more than any other hospital or health system.
Advanced Care and the Great Outdoors Help Local Ranger Recover from Breast Cancer
Newly diagnosed with breast cancer and having just moved to the Concord area, Jennifer found the compassionate, personal care she needed at the Mass General Cancer Center at Emerson – Bethke.
Colonoscopies Save Lives: What to Expect During Your Colon Cancer Screening
The best way to prevent colon cancer is by finding and removing precancerous polyps through a colonoscopy. Here is what patients will experience before, during and after a screening.
Signs of Breast Cancer
Do you know what your breasts look and feel like? Become familiar with your own “normal” so you can recognize any changes.
Men's Health Tips
We asked five male physicians at Emerson to share their best health tips for men. Read on for their useful advice.
Most Advanced Care for Prostate Cancer — Now at Emerson
Emerson offers focal cryoablation as a treatment option for some forms of prostate cancer. Learn about its benefits and why Emerson Health Urology is a destination for many men seeking care in New England.
Screening Colonoscopies: What We Wish Everyone Knew
John Dowd, DO, of Emerson Health Gastroenterology discusses the importance of screening colonoscopies. Read a story from a patient who waited until 64 years old for his first screening.
Paul Beats Lung Cancer with Emerson
After a routine low-dose CT scan resulted in a cancer diagnosis, Paul overcame lung cancer with the help of Emerson physicians and specialists.
Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening Saves Lives
Learn how low-dose CT scans helps detect early signs of lung cancer and reduce deaths among smokers.
Breast Cancer Patient Has Everything She Needs at Emerson
From breast cancer diagnosis to treatment, reconstructive surgery, and recovery, read how a local woman received all the care she needed at Emerson.