Dr. Mallika Marshall

vBloc Therapy by EnteroMedics (WBZ-TV)

Boston Hospital Using ‘Pacemaker’ To Fight Obesity

Tufts Medical Center became the first hospital in the country to perform the surgery on a patient outside of a clinical trial.


NightLase procedure (WBZ-TV)

Laser System Promises To Eliminate Snoring

Technology is promising a big breakthrough for people who snore, and maybe some peace for those who are nearby.


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Despite Cancer Risks, Majority Of People Not Using Sunscreen

Though one in five people will develop skin cancer, many people are still not wearing sunscreen.


Egg sandwich (WBZ-TV)

Too Much Salt Could Affect Reproductive Health

Think twice before letting your child grab the salt shaker because it could affect their reproductive health.


iThermonitor (WBZ-TV)

Partners Connected Health To Consider Using iThermonitors

The iThermonitor records a child’s temperature every four seconds.


A skin cancer screening. (WBZ-TV)

Vitamin B3, Breastfeeding Can Reduce Cancer Risks

A pair of new studies show possible ways to reduce the risk of skin cancer and breast cancer.



Study: Children Being Bullied For Sexual Identity At Young Age

Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital found that boys and girls who identify as sexual minorities, like gay, lesbian, or bisexual, are more likely to be bullied and victimized by their peers.


Dog (WBZ-TV)

Zoobiquity: Physicians, Veterinarians Collaborate For Better Treatments

Physicians and veterinarians are trying to come up with better ways to treat both humans and animals for a variety of ailments.


Boston Medical Center demonstration kitchen (WBZ-TV)

Boston Medical Center Teaches Patients Healthy Cooking Tips

A registered dietician and former chef teaches healthy cooking at the BMC demonstration kitchen.


Dr. Mallika Marshall moderates World Medical Innovation Forum (WBZ-TV)

World Medical Innovation Forum Raises Awareness About MS

There have been amazing advances when it comes to treatment for multiple sclerosis.