Dr. Mallika Marshall

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.


A woman experiences a migraine headache. (WBZ-TV)

Experimental Drugs May Help Migraine Sufferers

There is a new class of drugs which are showing promise in preventing migraines.



100-Year-Old Vaccine May Help Reverse Type 1 Diabetes

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital are launching a five-year clinical trial of a vaccine that would not just treat the Type 1 diabetes, but possibly reverse it.


Brain Tumor Foundation MRI van (WBZ-TV)

Brain Tumor Foundation Offers Free Scans In Boston

The public is invited to get a free brain scan in the MRI van.


Dr. Anit Patel performs sinus surgery (WBZ-TV)

New Sinus Surgery Provides Relief, Quick Recovery

In the past, many patients have avoided surgery because of painful side effects and a long recovery period.



Why Some Women Age Better Than Others

Why is it that some women never seem to age while the rest of us develop wrinkles, saggy skin and age spots?


Mix Nuts and Dried Fruit For Trail Mix

Study: Eating Nuts Can Reduce Risk Of Death

Just a half a handful of nuts could reduce your risk of death.



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.