WBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports.
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HealthWatch: Poor Posture Can Lead To Health Issues; Lack Of Sleep Could Cause CravingsWBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports.
Those Who Are Vaccinated Against Measles Should Have Few ConcernsDr. Mallika Marshall weighs in after a Boston resident has been diagnosed with measles.
Judge Might Deny Request For Temporary End To Mass. Vaping Sales BanWBZ TV's Chris McKinnon reports.
Dads-To-Be Should Stop Drinking 6 Months Before Conception, Study FindsWBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports.
Is Less Red Meat Better For You? Controversial New Guidelines Say NoWBZ TV's David Wade reports.
Vaping Stores Shelves Empty As 4-Month Ban On Products BeginsWBZ Tv's Anna Melier reports.
Gov. Baker Announces Four Month Ban On Vaping ProductsMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker announced a four month ban on the sale of vaping products and declared a public health emergency Tuesday.
Vegetarians May Be At Higher Risk Of Stroke, Study FindsWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
1 In 3 Teens Breathe Secondhand E-Cigarette Vapors, Study SaysWBZ TV's Lisa Gresci reports.
FDA Reveals Proposed Graphic Warnings For Cigarette PacksWBZ-TV's Liam Martin reports.
FDA Looks At 127 Reports Of Seizures Possibly Related To VapingWBZ TV's Breana Pitts reports.
Mass General Hospital Named Country's Second Best HospitalThe Boston hospital was ranked No. 2 by U.S. News & World Report.
HealthWatch: Suicide Rates Soar; Health Care Workers Sick At WorkSuicide rates among young people have continued to soar and health care workers often come to work when sick with a cold or even the flu. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch: The Dangers Of Red Meat; Dads Get Shamed TooWBZ's Dr. Mallika Marshall Reports.
10-Year-Old Cancer Patient Gets Tuukka Rask Radiation MaskA 10-year-old cancer patient has a 'radiation' mask painted to look a lot like the one Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask wears. WBZ-TV's David Wade reports.
Family Focus: Teens And SmartphonesDr. Mallika Marshall and David Wade discuss how researchers are concerned about the round-the-clock use of smartphones by teens.
HealthWatch: Migraines And Pregnancy; Virtual Reality Helping Dementia PatientsWBZ's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch: Ways To Get Kids To Eat Healthy; Goals Are Good For YouWBZ's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
MMR Vaccine Not Linked To Autism; Sleep Apnea Associated With Alzheimer's Protein Build-UpA new study should reassure parents there is no link between the MMR vaccine and autism. And a new study finds people with sleep apnea may have higher accumulations of a toxic protein associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Mallika Marshall has the information.
Study: Low Activity In Decision-Making Part Of Brain May Lead To OvereatingIt's commonly believed that people who overeat and gain weight do so because they lack will power and self-control, but scientists at Western University in Canada say altered activity in the brain may be largely to blame. Dr. Mallika Marshall has the information.
HealthWatch: Flu Getting More Aggressive; Dietary Tracking Takes Less Than You ThinkThe flu is still here and it's getting more aggressive and keeping track of your daily calorie intake can help you lose weight but many people don't do it. Dr. Mallika Marshall has the information.
HealthWatch: Women Heart Disease Risk; Breaking Bad HabitsDr. Mallika Marshall reports on the best ways to break bad habits and a new study that shows women who sit for long periods of time are at greater risk for heart disease.
HealthWatch: Pollution In Home, Heart Disease Push-Up TestDr. Mallika Marshall reports on how common household products can produce airborne chemicals in your home and a new study that shows middle-aged men can tell their heart disease risk by doing push-ups.
Middle-Age Men Who Can Do 40+ Push-Ups Have Lower Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsWBZ TV's Kate Merrill reports.