A patient and nurse in South Shore Hospital's new stepdown unit

South Shore Hospital Opens Intermediate Care Unit

Learn about South Shore Health's new intermediate care unit at South Shore Hospital.

South Shore Hospital Opens Intermediate Care Unit

Placenta Donation Program Helps Wound Care Patients

Placenta Donation Program 'Replicates the Circle of Life'

We are the first hospital in Mass to participate in a Placenta Donation Program to help patients in wound care, surgery, and sports medicine get their lives back on track.

Placenta Donation Program 'Replicates the Circle of Life'

Meet the team at South Shore Medical Center's office in Braintree

South Shore Medical Center Opens Office in Braintree

South Shore Medical Center opened a primary care office on Wood Rd. in Braintree.

South Shore Medical Center Opens Office in Braintree

Why Gary Kimball rides the Pan-Mass Challenge for Team SSHS

Why I Ride for Team SSHS

"It's a pretty frightening experience when you are diagnosed with cancer. And I think it's important for everyone to realize they are not alone," said...

Why I Ride for Team SSHS

anxious child

6 Tips to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

Anxious feelings triggered by transitions are normal and expected, but with one out of eight children presenting with an anxiety disorder, back-to...

6 Tips to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

What You Need to Know About Primary Care When Your Child Goes to College

Primary Care 101 for the College Freshman

Sending a child off to college is a big change for any family. Amid all the tuition payments and searching out the best roommate, students and parents...

Primary Care 101 for the College Freshman

When Your Labor Needs to be Induced

What is induced labor? A woman’s labor starts with contractions. They open, or dilate, the cervix to prepare for the baby’s birth. We do not fully...

When Your Labor Needs to be Induced

Blueberry smoothie

Easy Blueberry Mango Smoothie Recipe

There is nothing quite as refreshing as a fruit smoothie on a hot summer day. The nutrition team at South Shore Hospital recommends this delicious...

Easy Blueberry Mango Smoothie Recipe

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Red, White and Blueberry Dessert Trifle Recipe

Have you ever tried topping off your favorite dessert with a few berries? Fruit has a naturally sweet flavor and it is a good source of fiber. Berries...

Red, White and Blueberry Dessert Trifle Recipe