Health Topics

The topics below represent the MMS’ current areas of focus for public health education and clinical information, developed for patients and physicians. A link to an index of all public health and clinical information is also provided below.

Opioids Health TopicsOpioids

Read More »


Recreational MarijuanaRecreational Marijuana

Read More »


Zika VirusZika Virus

Read More »


Violence Prevention & InterventionViolence Prevention and Intervention

Read More »


Colds and FluColds & Flu

Read More »


Health DisparitiesHealth Disparities

Read More »


Health Care ProxiesHealth Care Proxies & End of Life Care

Read More »


Tobacco and SmokingTobacco & Smoking

Read More »


Emergency Preparedness & ResponseEmergency Preparedness & Response

Read More »


Nutrition and Physical ActivityNutrition and Physical Activity

Read More »


Index All Patient Care TopicsIndex: All Patient Care Topics

Read More »


Latest News & Resources

Read More »
Share on Facebook

Question 4: The Devil is in the Details

RR Question 4 Details

Read about the 24-page ballot initiative, and why it’s bad for public health.

Learn more »

Health Risks of Recreational Marijuana

RR 2 Health RisksEmerging clinical evidence and reports of public health impacts from other states.

Learn more »

Resources on Recreational Marijuana

RR 3 ResourcesDownloadable resources for physicians and patients and links to reports and organizations with education and information about recreational marijuana.

Learn more »

Find a Physician  

Three DoctorsSearch for Massachusetts Medical Society physicians by specialty or locality.

Find a Physician »

Physician Focus

Physician FocusWatch videos from the monthly MMS TV program that covers a wide variety of health care topics.

Read More »

FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube

Copyright © 2017. Massachusetts Medical Society, 860 Winter Street, Waltham Woods Corporate Center, Waltham, MA 02451-1411

(781) 893-4610 | (781) 893-3800 | Member Information Hotline: (800) 322-2303 x7311