Boston's Health, By T Stop: Neighborhoods Near But 'Health Worlds Apart'
You probably don't see Boston as broken down into "health neighborhoods," but increasingly, researchers do, and they find great gaps in "health opportunities" and statistics among Boston neighborhoods, despite close physical proximity.
Report: Disabled Mass. Residents Face Major Health Disparities
A new report highlights the many ways in which Massachusetts residents with disabilities "fare worse" than those without disabilities when it comes to their own physical and mental health as well as access to quality medical care from doctors sensitive to their needs.