Fall 2019 Flu Clinics at South Shore Medical Center

South Shore Medical Center in Norwell and Kingston hosts flu clinics for adult and pediatric patients in October and November 2019. Click here to see the full schedule and learn how to schedule your vaccination.

Fall 2019 Flu Clinics at South Shore Medical Center

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What You Need to Know About EEE on the South Shore

While human cases of EEE are rare, it's important to take the proper precautions against mosquitoes, especially if you plan on spending time outdoors.

What You Need to Know About EEE on the South Shore

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11 Tips for Maintaining Your Health While Studying or Traveling Abroad

A semester or school trip overseas can be the highlight of any school year. If you'll be spending time abroad this year, it's important to make sure you're prepared.

11 Tips for Maintaining Your Health While Studying or Traveling Abroad

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A Return Trip to the Emergency Department Illustrates Why “Words Matter”

Two patients visited the Emergency Department at South Shore Hospital and asked to speak to a Nurse Manager — but for a reason you may not expect.

A Return Trip to the Emergency Department Illustrates Why “Words Matter”

Your Questions About Prostate Cancer, Answered

Peter Orio, MD answers some common questions about prostate cancer, including when men should be screened and why it's important to talk about the disease.

Your Questions About Prostate Cancer, Answered

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Signs of Early Labor

Is that your water breaking, or did you just pee? A midwife explains the signs of early labor and when it's time to call your provider.

Signs of Early Labor

Summer Smoothie Recipe

Summer Smoothie Recipe (With Video)

A smoothie is a refreshing and healthy way to begin your summer day! Here is one of our favorite healthy smoothie recipes that only takes a few...

Summer Smoothie Recipe (With Video)

A child catches a soccer ball thrown by her mother in a field while the family has a picnic behind them. The sun is shining.

The Importance of Sun Safety for Children

Many of the chronic conditions that affect adults have their onset in the habits that are established in childhood. South Shore Health's Chief of Pediatrics explains how parents can establish sun safety habits in their kids.

The Importance of Sun Safety for Children

Presidents’ Circle Spotlight: Summer Eats

Owning a food business is both stressful and exciting. Presidents' Circle members Greg Acerra and Joe Previte Jr. spent some time with Full Circle to talk about the food industry and some of their summer favorites.

Presidents’ Circle Spotlight: Summer Eats