US Task Force Lowers Recommended Age To Start Colorectal Cancer Screening To 45The US Preventive Services Task Force on Tuesday lowered the recommended age to start screening for colon and rectal cancers from 50 to 45.
I Took Tylenol; Is My Vaccine Still Effective? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall answers your coronavirus-related medical questions.
Study: Fish Oil Doesn't Seem To Prevent Heart ProblemsYou may want to forget the fish oil supplements if you are hoping to prevent heart problems.
Popular Dental Filling Could Cause Health Problems For Some PatientsThe updated FDA guidance said the filling material could lead to health issues for those with a hypersensitivity to mercury.
Study: Honey May Be Better At Treating Coughs, Colds Than Over-The-Counter MedicinesHoney may be a better treatment for coughs and colds than over-the-counter medicines, a new study has found.
Cinnamon May Slow Progression To Type 2 Diabetes, Boston Study FindsCinnamon may improve blood sugar control in people with a condition known as prediabetes.
Consumer Fireworks Can Release Toxic Metals Into Air, Study FindsA study by NYU researchers found fireworks sold to consumers can release toxic metals into the air.
Healthy People Shouldn't Take Daily Aspirin To Prevent Heart Disease, Review FindsStill taking a daily aspirin to ward off heart attacks? You might want to think again, according to a new review.
Study: Any Level Of Drinking, Smoking While Pregnant May Affect Newborn's Brain DevelopmentResearchers examined the link between prenatal exposure to alcohol and tobacco smoking and brain activity in newborns.
Will Drinking Lemon Juice Kill The Coronavirus? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall says drinking acidic liquids, like lemon juice, will not kill the coronavirus.
What Are 'COVID Toes'? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall answered viewer questions about the coronavirus.
Can Coronavirus Spread Through Secondhand Smoke? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall says the virus can't hitch a ride on smoke but if you're close to someone who is smoking and they are sick, you are at risk.
Can Air Conditioners Spread Coronavirus? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall say home air conditioning is probably fine, but if someone is sick, opening the windows can improve ventilation.
Can Breathing Exercises Help Clear Lungs? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Coronavirus QuestionsAs the number of coronavirus cases continues to grow, we are receiving a number of questions from the public.
MIT Researching Alternative That Could Be Used If Hospitals Run Out Of VentilatorsResearchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are working on an alternative treatment that can be used when a hospital runs out of ventilators.