WBZ TV's Dr. Mallika Marshall answers your COVID, flu and RSV-related medical questions.
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Experts say there are pros and cons to both wearing underwear and going commando. Find out what they are.
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The World Health Organization recommends stockpiling medicines in the event of a radiological or nuclear catastrophe. Here’s what’s on the list.
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During the Covid pandemic, doctors began to notice a curious phenomenon: the numbers of young girls experiencing puberty early were notably increasing. It was happening in multiple countries, with similar reports coming from Italy, Turkey, the US, India and Germany. And it didn’t seem as if the virus itself was to blame, as the rise in cases was not restricted to females who had been infected with Covid.
CH.1.1 is an Omicron with a concerning Delta mutation—not quite a "Deltacron," but still potentially concerning, experts say.
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Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
While certainly a good way to relax, as long as humans have used it, cannabis has also been a wellness tool. From seeds discovered in ancient China to salves in ancient Egypt and spiritual smoothies in ancient India, the list is as curious as it is comprehensive, especially considering our modern outlook on the plant. Today, cannabis is either sold on the black market or hyper-regulated, and no matter why you use it, it’s harder to get than other (often much riskier) substances humans love.
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The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital.
New data from one U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) database shows a possible stroke risk link for older adults who received an updated Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 booster shot, but the signal is weaker than what the agency had flagged earlier in January, health officials said on Thursday. U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials said they had not detected a link between the shots and strokes in two other safety monitoring databases. Earlier this month, U.S. health officials said they had detected the possible link to ischemic strokes in people over age 65 who received the newer booster shots in its Vaccine Safety Datalink (VSD) database.
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A 23-year-old woman was throwing up uncontrollably for two years — until doctors discovered she had a mysterious cannabis-related syndrome
The 23-year-old patient said she had been using cannabis for several years, and that the only thing that soothed her nausea was a hot bath.
Peloton instructor Leanne Hainsby just shared some tough news with her followers.
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A veterinary nurse has said that a Labrador Retriever she was working with saved her life after head-butting her in the chest, Metro reports. Angie Shaw, who works at Beechwood Vets, was helping the dog onto a table. But the pup knocked her over, causing a lump in her chest. After a week, the lump […]
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XBB.1.5 is the latest, highly-contagious COVID-19 variant. Here are products to help prevent infection.
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Three different dinner parties reported getting sick, officials said.
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Struggling to get proper rest? These simple tricks will help you drift off to dreamland in no time.
TikTok star Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35 — these are the top risk factors, from diet to drinking habits
Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35. The disease is on the rise among younger people due to risk factors like diet and lack of exercise.
Taking time out to detox your body can help you feel better after overindulging immediately and can also help you make healthier long-term decisions.
"I Was In A Very Dark Place”: People Who Reduced Their Alcohol Intake (Or Stopped Entirely) Are Sharing Why And What They Realized About Themselves
If you’re trying to drink less or not at all — for whatever reason — these are worth reading.
Authorities issued an arrest warrant for a Duxbury mother in connection with the deaths of her two young children who were found unconscious in their home on Tuesday night.
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The suit says surveillance video shows her wandering out of the facility in the middle of the night last winter, getting locked out, then banging on doors for help. But no one found her for five hours.