Dr. Maria Simbra
A new generation of diagnostic tools may soon be able to sniff out all sorts of diseases using your breath, including various cancers, liver disease, kidney failure, diabetes, asthma and tuberculosis.
The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting that there are no confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68 in the southwestern Pennsylvania area despite reports earlier from two school districts.
Predicting how prostate cancer will progress has been much like flipping a coin. But a local discovery could change that.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Keeping pests away from fruits and vegetables can involve antibiotics and this could be dangerous for people. A case report in the “Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology,” involves a 10-year-old girl […]
Not getting enough oxygen or blood flow to the brain of a premature baby can have long-lasting impact on strength, intellect and behavior.
Head lice affects as many as 12 million kids every year.
It’s called exfoliation syndrome. While it may sound like something having to do with your skin, it’s actually a dangerous eye condition.
A growing number of women are choosing to have a double mastectomy when diagnosed with cancer in just one breast.
Is what you eat… what you watch?
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — About 11 percent of adolescents in the United States have an episode of depression by age 18. “A combination of medicine and therapy can be effective, and in certain circumstances, either medicine […]
So sleepy, it’s like you’re drunk?
He went out for a team run when suddenly his chest felt funny and his vision closed down for a few minutes.
New research finds the antibiotic clarithromycin is associated with an increased risk of heart deaths.
Vitamin D is thought to be good for the bones, and good for the heart.
New research shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.