WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch:Best Time To Conceive; How Effective Has The Flu Vaccine BeenWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Sony Pulls Out Of Pax East Over Coronavirus FearsSony will not send employees to the Pax East convention in Boston over coronavirus fears. WBZ-TV's Liam Martin reports.
‘Germ Blaster’ Helping Fight Flu Season In Haverhill SchoolsWith a four percent absence rate among students and staff, Haverhill Public Schools are combating flu season with their weapon of choice - a germ blaster.
HealthWatch: A New Look At Asthma In Babies And Later School Start TimesWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch: UMass Memorial Introduces New 3D Tech For Artery DiseaseWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Northeastern Student Hopes To Offer Different Perspective Of CoronavirusAs the death toll tops 1,800 worldwide, one Northeastern University student hopes to offer a different perspective of the coronavirus. WBZ-TV's Tiffany Chan reports.
Travel Agent Warning Clients About Enhanced Screening On Cruise ShipsTravel agents say the coronavirus is having an impact on the cruise industry, even on trips along the East Coast. WBZ-TV's Nick Emmons reports.
Needham Non-Profit Brings Soap, Shampoo, Toothpaste To Those In NeedThe non-profit Hope & Comfort aims to distribute more than a million products in the Boston area this year. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.
Study: So-Called 'Tough Guys' May Be At Higher Risk For SuicideMen die by suicide three and a half times more often than women and a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry suggests that so-called "tough guys" may be at especially high risk. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
6 UNH Students Have Confirmed Or Probable Cases Of MumpsThere have been six cases of confirmed or probable mumps at the University of New Hampshire in the last two weeks.
Family Focus: Teens & DepressionDr. Mallika looks at new research that links the amount of activity a teen gets to their depression risk. She also discusses what signs to watch for.
HealthWatch: Children Poisoned By Pills; Airport HandwashingWBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports.
Doctors Use Robot To Perform Lifesaving SurgeryNettie Williams ended two years of kidney failure and dialysis caused by diabetes – with an organ gifted by her youngest daughter, Ellie. But the surgery was not typical. WBZ-TV's Ken MacLeod reports.
HealthWatch: Medications May Lower 'Broken Heart' Risk; Prebiotics Skin Cancer StudyA new study finds that prebiotics could help fight the deadliest form of skin cancer. In a separate study, common cardiac medications may help reduce the risk of "broken heart" syndrome after the death of a loved one. Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Massachusetts Sues JUUL Claiming It Marketed E-Cigarettes To MinorsWBZ TV's Paula Ebben reports.
Light Activity Can Help Battle Depression In Teens, Study SaysTeens who spend too much time sitting could be at risk for depression.
HPV Vaccine StudyNew research shows a single dose of HPV vaccine may be enough.
HealthWatch: Eggs And Heart Health; Normal Heart Rate Varies WidelyWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch: Childhood Flu May Protect Against Future Flu; Harsh Alarm Sounds StudyA new study finds the type of flu you got as a child may help protect you against that same type as an adult, and the sound of your morning alarm may determine how alert you feel when you wake up. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Quincy Grocery Store Owner Takes Precautions Against CoronavirusThe owner of Kam Man Foods is supplying his workers with protective gear, especially for those who interact with customers. WBZ-TV's Tiffany Chan reports.
Potentially Dangerous Chemicals Found In Drinking Water In Braintree, Randolph, HolbrookWBZ-TV's Bill Shields reports.
Coronavirus Outbreak Delaying Adoptions For Local FamiliesThe quick spread of coronavirus in China is creating major travel restrictions around the world -- and that's affecting growing families. WBZ-TV's Kristina Rex reports.
Pastor Says Coronavirus Has Crippled ChinaRev. David Ro is in Taiwan and is facing the real dangers of coronavirus. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.
I-Team: Some Drinking Water Is Making Massachusetts Residents SickEver wonder what's in the water coming out of your faucet? WBZ-TV's Christina Hager took a look.