Dr. Mallika Marshall

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CDC Study: Some Antidepressants Linked To Birth Defects

There’s more evidence that women who take certain popular antidepressants may be at higher risk for having a baby with birth defects.

07/09/2015

Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (Photo credit GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Student Diagnosed With Mumps At Boston University

A case of the mumps has been reported at Boston University.

07/08/2015

Mammogram (WBZ-TV)

Harvard Researchers Question Benefits Of Mammograms

Local researchers find greater breast cancer screening with mammography does lead to fewer breast cancer deaths.

07/08/2015

Measles vaccine (WBZ-TV)

Doctors Make Plea For Universal Vaccination After Measles Death

This spring, a woman in Washington State died from measles, the first reported measles death in the U.S. since 2003.

07/06/2015

Kristen Balderston with her Airing device. (WBZ-TV)

Burlington Company Hopes Airing Device Will Revolutionize Sleep Apnea Treatment

A local company has developed a new device that could be life-changing for sleep apnea patients.

07/02/2015

Kinesio tape on an athlete's arm (WBZ-TV)

Athletes Turn To ‘KT Tape’ For Pain Relief

Relieving the aches and pains of working out is a challenge for anyone who exercises. More athletes are turning to Kinesio Tape for relief.

07/01/2015

Mehealth for ADHD is an online application developed by a company in Marlborough. (WBZ-TV)

ADHD Online Application Proves Helpful To Doctors

Mehealth for ADHD is an online application developed by a company in Marlborough.

06/29/2015

Hemp-infused biscuits. (WBZ-TV)

Hemp-Infused Dog Biscuits May Help Pets In Pain

We hear a lot about medicinal marijuana and its ability to relieve pain in people. Now, some pet owners are saying something similar might be able to help their dogs and cats.

06/25/2015

Medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Study: Medical Marijuana Not As Effective As Previously Thought

A review published in this week’s Journal of the American Medical Association, looked at dozens of previous studies on marijuana and found very little evidence to support the use of the drug for medicinal purposes.

06/24/2015

Living Heart Project (WBZ-TV)

Daughter Of Local Engineer Inspires 3D Heart Technology

New heart devices usually need to be tested on real people before going to market, but a local company has developed one-of-a-kind virtual technology which may be a game changer.

06/22/2015

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