... Boston Climate Summit is June 7 ...... Walsh to address conference on immigrant issues Tuesday ...... Red Sox exec says government regulation of sports betting "a positive thing" ...... NFL Commissioner Goodell outlines core principles of sports betting law, asks Congress to act ...... Timeline for House health care bill now "this session" ...... UMass Amherst closes on $86.5 million acquisition of Mount Ida College ...... As reps sign on, real estate groups throw caution flag on House land use bill ...
Latest Headlines:
House:
ADJOURNED 'til Wednesday at 11 a.m. (formal)
Senate:
ADJOURNED 'til Tuesday at 10 a.m. (formal)

SEN. BARRETT DIAGNOSED WITH RARE, CURABLE FORM OF LEUKEMIA

By Katie Lannan
STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE

STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, FEB. 13, 2018....Sen. Michael Barrett was diagnosed Monday with a rare and curable form of leukemia and will be hospitalized for about a month, his office announced Tuesday.

Barrett said in a statement that doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital diagnosed him with acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL), which he described as "highly curable."

Sen. Michael Barrett said Tuesday he expects "to resume my duties in full" following treatment for a curable form of leukemia. [Photo: File/SHNS]


Get the Rest of the Story!

Request a Free 21-day Trial:

Please fill in all requested information.



ZIP code or phone number is not valid.

() ext.

Please enter a valid e-mail address.

'E-mail' and 'Confirm E-mail' must match.



 
 
State House News Service