A woman and her OBGYN talk while looking at diagram of a uterus

Five Common Questions about Tubal Ligation, Answered

Is permanent birth control, such as a tubal sterilization, tubal ligation, or getting your tubes tied a good option for you? An OB/GYN answers common questions about the risks and benefits of sterilization.

Five Common Questions about Tubal Ligation, Answered

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Why Kids Bully, and How We Can Address It

Bullying is a sensitive topic, for both kids and parents. An Aspire Health Alliance psychologist explains the roots of bullying behavior and how parents can approach the subject with their children.

Why Kids Bully, and How We Can Address It

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Eight Small Changes for Healthier Eating in the New Year

Changing your eating habits can be a great way to boost your overall health — but that doesn't mean you have to make big, drastic changes all at once!

Eight Small Changes for Healthier Eating in the New Year

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How to Get the Right Personal Trainer

If you're looking to improve your physical fitness, it may be worth it to tap into the expertise of a personal trainer. Find out how to choose a professional that will help you meet your fitness goals.

How to Get the Right Personal Trainer

Phil Lemieux, Baker at South Shore Health, discusses his job in a kitchen setting.

Behind the Scenes: Meet Phil Lemieux, South Shore Health's "Cookie Guy"

Every day, hundreds of people enjoy the sweet treats made by Phil Lemieux. Learn more about Phil's approach to baking and how he manages to get all of those treats baked on a nightly basis.

Behind the Scenes: Meet Phil Lemieux, South Shore Health's "Cookie Guy"

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Three Ways College Students Can Stay Mentally & Physically Healthy During Finals Week

If you're a college student, Finals Week is a stressful time. Don't let an illness make things even more stressful!

Three Ways College Students Can Stay Mentally & Physically Healthy During Finals Week

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South Shore Health’s Gift Basket Raffle: A Beloved Holiday Tradition

South Shore Health's Gift Basket Raffle raises funds to help colleagues get back on their feet after a short-term setback. Learn more about this annual holiday tradition.

South Shore Health’s Gift Basket Raffle: A Beloved Holiday Tradition

Maggie Russo uses chalk and paint to draw a colorful winter cardinal scene on a chalkboard.

Behind the Scenes: Colorful Art is on the Menu at the Emerson Lobby Cafe

Maggie Russo, Cafe Service Associate, uses her artistic talents to spruce up the Emerson Lobby Cafe chalkboard.

Behind the Scenes: Colorful Art is on the Menu at the Emerson Lobby Cafe

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South Shore Medical Center Made a Difference in 2019

Throughout the year, South Shore Medical Center (SSMC) colleagues and patients demonstrated their generosity, both of time and of giving, to our...

South Shore Medical Center Made a Difference in 2019