HealthWatch: Low-Carb Vs. Low-Fat? Probably Doesn't MatterWondering whether you should go on a low-carb or low-fat diet? A new study finds it probably doesn't matter.
HealthWatch: Drinking Soda May Impact FertilityCould drinking soda affect your chances of having a baby?
HealthWatch: Cleaning Products Could Cause Lung Damage In WomenA new study finds that regularly using cleaning sprays or other cleaning products could put women at risk for lung damage.
HealthWatch: How to Talk To Your Children After a School TragedyWBZ-TV’s Dr. Mallika Marshall has advice on how to talk to children about a horrific event like the school shooting in Florida.
Local Woman Waits For a Heart On Valentine's DayAfter many trips to the ER, doctors finally figured out her heart was enlarged, weak and failing.
HealthWatch: Amino Acid Fuels Aggressive Form of Breast CancerResearchers at Cedars-Sinai found that an amino acid called asparagine, which is found in many types of food, may fuel tumor cells.
HealthWatch: School-Based Obesity Intervention Programs May Not Be EffectiveResearchers say their results suggest schools cannot lead the charge when it comes to weight loss or obesity prevention in young kids.
Asthma Rates Among Children In The United States Are DroppingAsthma is the leading cause of chronic illness in children and can be deadly.
Study: More Kids Affected By Maternal Alcohol Intake Than Previously ThoughtAccording to a new study, the number of children affected by maternal alcohol use is much higher than previously thought.
HealthWatch: FDA Calls For Re-Packaging Of Popular Antidiarrheal DrugImodium is a popular over-the-counter medication used to treat diarrhea.
HealthWatch: Which Plant-Based Milk Is The Most Nutritious?Millions of Americans have turned to plant-based milk as an alternative to cow's milk, but which variety is the healthiest?
Fish-Based Omega-3s Better Than Plant-Based For Prevention Of Breast CancerResearchers found that a diet rich in fish-based omega-3 fatty acids was more effective at preventing breast tumor growth than a diet rich in plant-based omega-3s.