WBZ's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
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HealthWatch: New Technology Saves Those With Genetic Heart DiseaseWBZ's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Daily Low-Dose Aspirin No Longer Recommended As Heart Attack PreventativeNew guidelines were released Sunday on older adults and aspirin.
Middle-Age Men Who Can Do 40+ Push-Ups Have Lower Heart Disease Risk, Study FindsWBZ TV's Kate Merrill reports.
Studies: Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Prevent Initial Heart AttackWBZ TV's Kate Merrill reports.
Health Watch: Weight Gain Health Risks, Unborn Babies Recognizing SpeechResearchers found that people who gained more than five pounds between the ages of 20 and 55 have a higher risk of developing health problems. Also, a study found language development may actually start in the womb. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.
Health Watch: Tomatoes Could Lower Risk Of Skin CancerA new study finds that a diet rich in tomato could reduce the risk of skin cancer by 40%. Also, A Canadian study suggests that artificial sweeteners could promote weight gain and raised cardiovascular risk. WBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports.
HealthWatch: Hot Peppers Could Help With LongevityWBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall talks about how hot peppers could be linked to better heart health.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids May Help Heart Attack Survivors HealWBZ-TV's Mallika Marshall reports on a new study.
Cardiac Care Advances At Brigham And Women's Hospital Lowers Likelihood Of Open Heart SurgeryNew advances in the treatment of heart disease at a local hospital which is allowing some patients to avoid open heart surgery. WBZ-TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall reports.