Vascular surgeon Doug Jones and his team perform a carotid endarterectomy at Boston Medical Center. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

CommonHealth: Boston's Weekly Health Newsletter

A weekly rundown of the latest local health, medical research & science news.

Health is personal. That's why we want to give you the latest local health news as it relates to you. Every Tuesday afternoon in the CommonHealth newsletter, you'll get the latest stories on smarter living, medical research and science news, a look at what the Health team is reading and an interesting stat you wouldn't have known otherwise. *Check out an example here.

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