Family Focus: More Than Half Of Students Surveyed Have Experienced Weight-Based BullyingDr. Mallika Marshall examines a University of Connecticut survey of students who say they've experienced weight-based bullying.
Family Focus: Teens & DepressionDr. Mallika looks at new research that links the amount of activity a teen gets to their depression risk.
Study Claims Snacking Could Help Improve A Child's NutritionA new study claims snacking could actually improve your child's nutrition.
Depression In Teenagers: Warning Signs Parents Should Watch ForMany parents struggle to distinguish depression from normal ups and downs.
Kids Lacking Necessary Access To Child Psychiatrists, Study FindsWBZ TV's Lisa Hughes talks to Dr. Mallika Marshall about why so many kids don't have access to child psychiatrists.
Family Focus: What Age Is OK To Leave Kids Home Alone?Dr. Mallika Marshall discusses the latest research on what age is appropriate for children to be left home alone.
Family Focus: Halloween Safety Tips From Costumes To Candy To Your HomeDr. Mallika Marshall has a few tips on how to keep your little ghouls and goblins safe as they hit the streets to collect their loot.
Family Focus: When To Keep Your Sick Child Home From SchoolDr. Mallika Marshall shared some tips to help you decide when to keep your child home from school if they are sick.
Family Focus: Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall has tips on making sure teenagers get enough sleep.
Family Focus: How Positive Childhood Experiences Affect Mental HealthThere's been a lot of focus on the negative impacts of childhood trauma, but not as much attention on the benefits of positive experiences.
Family Focus: Importance Of Baby BabbleDr. Mallika Marshall and Liam Martin discuss a new study that finds babies may have more control over their language than parents think.
Report: Teen Driving Deaths On The RiseThe number of teenagers dying in car crashes is on the rise.
Kids Who Have Trouble Sleeping May Be Exposed To Too Much Bright LightIf your child is having trouble getting to sleep at night part of the problem may be the amount of light they are exposed to before bed.