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South Shore Health Announces Record Setting $10 Million Gift

South Shore Health announced that they have received the largest private gift in the organization’s 97-year history to support Substance Use Disorder and Behavioral Health services and initiatives.

South Shore Health Announces Record Setting $10 Million Gift

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Public Notice: Magnet Recognition Program, Site Visit

South Shore Hospital was designated as a Magnet organization in 2009 and 2014 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In May...

Public Notice: Magnet Recognition Program, Site Visit

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How Facebook is fighting anti-vaxxing propaganda

South Shore Health infectious disease expert Simone Wildes, MD, shares why vaccines are a safe and important way to keep people of all ages healthy.

How Facebook is fighting anti-vaxxing propaganda

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South Shore Health is creating a medical mecca

The Patriot Ledger sat down with Gene E. Green, President & CEO of South Shore Health to discuss the future of the organization. Read the story here .

South Shore Health is creating a medical mecca

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New Hope for HIV Patients

A new study in the scientific journal Nature shows a man who recently tested positive for HIV has no trace of the virus. South Shore Health's Dr. Todd Ellerin, an infectious disease expert, recently...

New Hope for HIV Patients

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Hospital to Send Mental Health Specialists out with EMS

Traditionally, a 9-1-1 call meant a ride to the hospital. But that's changing, thanks to a Cohasset couple's generous gift to South Shore Health. Learn more in this story from WCVB-TV .

Hospital to Send Mental Health Specialists out with EMS

South Shore Health leadership pose for photo with John and Eilene Grayken

South Shore Health Announces Record Setting $10 Million Gift

South Shore Health announced that they have received the largest private gift in the organization’s 97-year history to support Substance Use Disorder and Behavioral Health services and initiatives.

South Shore Health Announces Record Setting $10 Million Gift

Laboratory Photo

New Hope for HIV Patients

A new study in the scientific journal Nature shows a man who recently tested positive for HIV has no trace of the virus. South Shore Health's Dr. Todd Ellerin, an infectious disease expert, recently...

New Hope for HIV Patients

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CityLine: It's Heart Health Month

February is Heart Health Month and hospitals, schools, health departments and corporations are waging an all-out campaign to spread the word about heart disease. South Shore Health's Dr. David Litvak,...

CityLine: It's Heart Health Month

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On scene for battle against prostate cancer

The Boston Herald went to the front lines of the battle against prostate cancer in the operating room at South Shore Hospital with Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s director of prostate brachytherapy,...

On scene for battle against prostate cancer

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Boston 25 News reports on Team Birth Project

South Shore Hospital in Weymouth is the first facility in the country to pilot a new approach to bring C-section numbers down. It has implemented a protocol called "Team Birth Project" that’s used...

Boston 25 News reports on Team Birth Project

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Norwell boy uses Christmas money to spread Super Bowl cheer to kids in the hospital

A 13-year-old Norwell boy is hoping to make Super Bowl LII special for kids at South Shore Hospital by using his Christmas savings to donate teddy bears to sick children. See the story on WHDH-TV .

Norwell boy uses Christmas money to spread Super Bowl cheer to kids in the hospital

Meet the South Shore’s first baby of 2019

It’s a girl! Meet the South Shore’s first baby of 2019

Congratulations to the Kish family of Weymouth, whose daughter was the first baby born on the South Shore in 2019.

It’s a girl! Meet the South Shore’s first baby of 2019

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Cauliflower Pizza Crust [Recipe]

This flavorful pizza is a healthy alternative to those with a traditional crust, and it’s is easy to make. Get the recipe!

Cauliflower Pizza Crust [Recipe]

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Apple-Cinnamon Quinoa Bowl [Recipe]

Looking for a homemade, protein-rich breakfast dish? Try this Apple-Cinnamon Quinoa Bowl that combines the flavor of cinnamon spice with the natural sweetness of apples.

Apple-Cinnamon Quinoa Bowl [Recipe]

A registered dietitian discussion nutrition plan with a patient at South Shore Hospital

The Benefits of Meeting with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Feel like you need expert nutrition help, but aren't sure where to turn? A South Shore Health registered dietitian explains how to find the right expert for your needs.

The Benefits of Meeting with a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

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Five More Questions about Weight Loss Surgery, Answered

Have questions about weight loss surgery? Neil Ghushe, MD, medical director for the Brigham and Women's Center for metabolic and bariatric surgery at South Shore Hospital, has answers.

Five More Questions about Weight Loss Surgery, Answered

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie [Recipe]

Do you have fond memories of when peanut butter and jelly sandwiches were one of your lunch box staples? You can still enjoy that same flavor combination with a delicious PB&J smoothie.

Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie [Recipe]

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Why Millennials Need a PCP

“I’m young and healthy—why do I need a doctor?” This is a common thought many of us healthy millennials have. Here are three benefits to having a...

Why Millennials Need a PCP