'Hope In Bloom' Brightens Yards Of People Fighting Breast CancerVolunteers plant flowers in gardens for patients during their fight with cancer. Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Treatments Allow Breast Cancer Patients To Get Implants Following SurgeryNew treatment options allow breast cancer patients to recover quicker and also get implants following the removal of tumors. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
New Test Diagnoses Cancer Faster, Offers Patients Better TreatmentThe test has been used for the past eighteen months at two Boston hospitals. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Cancer Survivor Was First Child To Take Drug That Saved Her LifeA NH cancer patient was the first child to take the drug that saved her life. WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes reports.
Adaptive Therapy May Help Kids Cope With CancerOne year ago, a girl named Salma Costa began a new unconventional approach called adaptive therapy, currently reserved for children with no other options. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
4 Your Community: Haymakers For HopeHaymakers for Hope is a charity that holds boxing events to raise money to fight cancer. WBZ-TV's Kerry Connolly talks co-founders Julie Kelly and Andrew Myerson.
Doctors May Have Found Way To Diagnose Ovarian Cancer EarlierAbout 20,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer every year and the symptoms can be vague. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Community Shows Support For 10-Year-Old Natick Boy Battling CancerThe town honored 10-year-old Connor Heffler of Natick by hanging blue-and-orange ribbons on trees that led to a wall with his name on it. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.
Herbal Remedies Could Put Cancer Patients At RiskSome herbal remedies may be harmful to cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
4 Your Community: A Shot For LifeA Shot for Life aims to get people of all races and backgrounds to team up through sports to fight cancer. Mike Slonina talks to Kerry Connolly about the organization.
Jury Awards $72 Million In Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Cancer SuitA Missouri jury just ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay up after a family claimed the product caused a woman’s ovarian cancer. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Eating More Fiber As Teen May Reduce Risk Of Breast CancerAccording to a new study, what you at as a teen could affect your chances of getting breast cancer. Dr. Mallika Marshall has more.
Task Force Recommends Women Over 50 Get Mammograms Every Other YearThe US Preventative Services Task Force is continuing to recommend mammograms every other year for women ages 50-to-74. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Boston Doctors Help Breast Cancer Patients Feel Normal FasterMore hospitals are doing reconstruction immediately after a mastectomy. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Virtual Human At WPI Helps Make Medical AdvancesThe Virtual Human has far-reaching implications for advancing medical science and helping people live longer, better lives. WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes reports.
FDA Approves New Cancer-Killing VirusThe FDA has just approved a new virus that reportedly cures cancer. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Joe Andruzzi Visits North Attleboro Elementary School StudentsStudents at the Amvet Elementary School in North Attleboro took a break from their classrooms on Friday and gathered in the gym for a different type of lesson, as they welcomed former New England Patriots lineman Joe Andruzzi. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.
New PMC Indoor Cycling Fundraiser Aims To Raise $1 MillionThe Resolution by PMC aims to raise $1 million for Dana Farber Cancer Institute. WBZ-TV's Bree Sison reports.
Cancer Survivors, Patients Treated To Day Of Pampering By PatriotsIt was a day to be pampered, for breast cancer survivors and women still in treatment, courtesy of the New England Patriots. WBZ-TV's Paula Ebben reports.
Woman Battling Breast Cancer Readies For Boston Half MarathonRochester resident Sandee Stratton, who recently finished 12 weeks of chemotherapy after being diagnosed with breast cancer, is running a half marathon on behalf of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute on Sunday. WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes reports.
Harvard Researchers Question The Benefits Of MammogramsResearchers at Harvard found that while more women were diagnosed with breast cancer because of mammograms, more lives were not saved. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Despite Cancer Risks, Majority Of People Not Using SunscreenWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports on the importance of sunscreen.