Doctors Divided On Best Treatment Options For Type 2 DiabetesKeeping your diabetes in check can be tough, and doctors are divided on the best treatment options. So what's best for you?
Children’s Book Cart Bringing Comfort To NICU Babies, ParentsHaving a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit can put a lot of stress on parents, but some generous donations have helped bring some much-needed relief for families.
Jumping For Julie: Traveling Trampoline Helping To Raise Awareness About Organ DonationA heart transplant patient, who is receiving treatment at Allegheny General Hospital, is helping to raise awareness about the importance of organ donation.
Pittsburgh One Of Eight Sites Testing New Technology To Detect Breast CancerPittsburgh is one of eight research sites testing new technology that could better detect breast cancer for many women.
Liver Condition Reaching Epidemic Levels In United StatesIt's a condition most people have never heard of, but it's at epidemic proportions nationwide.
Simple Treatment For Relieving Serious Leg Pain Problem Now Covered By InsurancePain while walking and cramping in your legs could be a sign of a pretty serious condition, but there could be a relatively simple solution to fix it.
New Study Looks At Long-Term Effects Of HysterectomiesFor many women, a hysterectomy is necessary at some point in their life. But, can having it done too early cause more harm than good?
Can The Proper Amount Of Sleep Help Keep The Flu, Colds Away?If you've managed to escape the flu so far, there’s one thing you can do to increase your chances of preventing yourself from getting sick.
New Study Examines Health Effects Of Inducing Labor For Pregnant WomenA study, including more than 6,000 healthy women in their first pregnancy at 41 hospitals across the United States, including Magee-Womens Hospital, looked at the outcomes of inducing labor as opposed to letting it happen on its own.
Is It Possible To 'Catch Up' On Sleep On Weekends?During the work week, many people don't get the nightly recommended hours of sleep. So, can you catch up by sleeping in on weekends?
Peanut Desensitization Treatment Helping Some Overcome Their AllergiesSome Pittsburgh-area doctors are doing peanut desensitization treatments to help patients overcome food allergies.
Inhalable Insulin Providing Needle-Free Option To Some Diabetes PatientsFor most people with diabetes, managing it revolves around needles, especially those who have to take insulin.