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40 Under Forty: The most Worcester picnic there ever was

Brad Kane |

In Team Magnet School's attempt to win the contest to be on the cover of the most-read WBJ magazine of the year, they took their love of the city to a whole new level.

Substance use a growing concern among the older set

Livia Gershon |

Central Massachusetts providers say there appears to be a growing problem of substance misuse among older adults.

Students flocking to UMass, other medical schools

Grant Welker |

UMass Medical School had nearly 4,000 applications for 161 seats this fall, and its enrollment has spiked in the past decade.

Column: New Alzheimer's law puts state at forefront of dementia legislation

Jay V. Patel |

Alzheimer’s disease is swiftly becoming a public health crisis in the United States.Every 65 seconds, someone develops the disease. Currently,...

Fresh eyes on ophthalmology

Grant Welker |

In just two years as chair of ophthalmology at UMass Memorial, Dr. Shlomit Schaal has added eye surgery, new locations and two optometrists.

40 Under Forty: The T-shirt Wars of Worcester Wares

Brad Kane |

Apparently, Worcester Wares founder Jessica Walsh has always dreamed about having a T-shirt fight in her store filled with every degree of Worcester merchandise.

UMMS professor: Breastfeeding could lead to reduced stroke risk

Research by a UMass Medical School professor has found breastfeeding may reduce the risk of stroke in postmenopausal women.

Nine healthcare professionals among WBJ's 40 Under Forty

In the 2018 WBJ 40 Under Forty class announced Monday, nine Central Massachusetts health professionals from organizations like UMass Memorial Health Care, Boston Scientific and Ascentria Care...

40 Under Forty: The ax-throwing, rope-swinging warriors of Marlborough

Brad Kane |

It took a special kind of 40 Under Forty winner to want photos taken at the Apex Center in Marlborough.

40 Under Forty: The soaking-wet winners of the WBJ cover contest

Brad Kane |

July 17 – the day WBJ had scheduled nearly all of the group and individual photo shoots for

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