An estimated 20 to 40 percent of veterans say traditional PTSD treatments don’t work for them. But as veterans organizations offer more alternative methods, some worry the science behind them can be flimsy.
Our panel looks at the big stories in the news.
UMass Amherst physician Pierre Rouzier is on a 4,000-mile journey to raise awareness.
Facing eviction for defaulting on its mortgage, the Dunbar Community Center — whose programs are operated by the YMCA — has received a $500,000 offer from the city to buy the building.
The refugees could start arriving in January. Northampton has already begun planning how to help them get acclimated to their new country.
It will cost, on average, 5.8 percent more to attend classes at one of the UMass campuses this school year.
An unconventional collection of short stories and poems that tell the tale of “fun, loser outlaws” and “desperate people in wacky settings.”
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Kevin Jourdain will be among the delegates from Massachusetts as Republicans gather in Cleveland next week.
The Massachusetts Medical Examiner’s Office says Springfield native and former New England Patriot lineman Ron Brace had an irregular heartbeat and high blood pressure. But the determination leaves a mystery into what exactly caused the death in April of the 29 year old.
Ray Rauth transplanted from New York City to Connecticut 30 years ago. Rauth thought he’d moved out to the country, but the roads near his home felt too dangerous for a quiet stroll.
The funding for a Franklin County prevention and outreach project is cut, while communities are still in the midst of how to handle an opioid abuse crisis.
A short-term substance abuse rehab center opens in Franklin County this week, a rural Massachusetts region hit hard by the opioid crisis.
The company, Covanta, cites high operating costs and other economic factors as reasons for closing the incinerator.
he company planned to tap into the Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline, but with that project dead, Berkshire Gas says it’s looking at other ways to bring more gas to the area.
The rally follows the deadly shootings last week by police of two black men in Minnesota and Louisiana. Several speakers at the event, including Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, also referenced the killings of five police officers in Texas.