Dr. Mallika Marshall


New Blood Test Could Quickly Reveal Complete Virus History

Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School have developed an assay called VirScan that can determine which viruses a patient has been exposed to, perhaps 10 years or more in the past.



People Believe Wi-Fi Is Making Them Sick

A number of people are reporting all kinds of symptoms and blaming Wi-Fi.



The Dangers Of Diagnosing Yourself Online

The web can answer just about anything, but it can also impart inflammatory, misleading, or sometimes downright wrong information.


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Cognitive Behavior Therapy Can Help Treat Insomnia

There may be a drug-free solution for patients who have trouble sleeping.


Jim Boysen. (WBZ-TV)

Doctors Perform First Partial Skull And Scalp Transplant

Surgeons have used plastic implants and bone grafts to close large defects in patients’ skulls before but now doctors at MD Anderson Cancer Center and Houston Methodist Hospital say they have performed the world’s first partial skull and scalp transplant.


Flibanserin or the "little pink pill" (WBZ-TV)

FDA To Take Another Look At The ‘Little Pink Pill’ For Women

The FDA has already rejected it twice, but Thursday there will be another push to get it on the market.


MRI machine (WBZ-TV)

Less Is More When Treating Kids With Cancer

Some doctors now think you can do more for kids with cancer by actually doing less.


The New England Emmy Awards (WBZ-TV)

WBZ Wins Big At New England Emmy Awards

WBZ-TV and myTV38 took home several trophies at the 38th annual New England Emmy Awards Saturday night.


Morcellator (WBZ-TV)

FBI Investigating Johnson & Johnson Hysterectomy Device

A company that manufactured the device is now being investigated by the Feds.


A newborn baby at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. (WBZ-TV)

Data Shows Waiting To Cut Umbilical Cord Could Benefit Babies

New data suggests that some babies might do better if their umbilical cord was not cut immediately.