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Dr. Maria Simbra

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Regular Check-Ups Keep Old Dental Work From Aging

At 38 years old, dental patient Jery Lobrow’s teeth are showing signs of aging.

06/06/2014

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Divorce Can Be Weighty Matter For Kids

When parents get divorced, kids can have a number of struggles.

06/05/2014

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Heartburn Drugs Causing Concerns About Bone Health

Grace Tejchman is well aware her bones are getting older.

06/04/2014

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Research: Women With Diabetes More Likely To Develop Heart Disease

Forget what you think you know about heart disease. There’s new information that’s shaking things up a bit.

06/03/2014

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Many Turning To New Procedure To Treat Hip Injuries

Rather than sit out their favorite activities, a lot of local people are taking advantage of a new procedure to fix a hip problem that doesn’t involve major surgery.

05/27/2014

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Expert Explains How To Recognize Melanoma And Prevent It

With pool season kicking off this weekend, experts say it’s a good time to remind everyone about sun safety.

05/23/2014

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Doctor Breaks Down Pros And Cons Of DIY Dermatology

People will try all kinds of things on their skin for acne, spots, rashes and stings.

05/16/2014

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Could Stem Cells Be Used To Treat Cartilage Damage?

How about re-growing your own cartilage and tissue with your own stem cells? More and more doctors are offering this to patients with damaged joints.

05/14/2014

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12 Diagnosed With Whooping Cough At Taylor Allderdice High School

Pittsburgh Public Schools officials and the Allegheny County Health Department have confirmed 11 cases of whooping cough at a city high school.

05/14/2014

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FDA Discouraging Use Of Morcellator In Hysterectomy Procedures

Amy Reed, 40, is an anesthesiologist in Boston and the mother of six children ages, one to 12.

04/30/2014

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Germs That Outwit Antibiotics Found In Toddlers

Before there were antibiotics, people died from infections all the time.

04/29/2014

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Study Finds Link Between Statin Users And High-Calorie Diets

Millions of Americans take medication to keep the cholesterol in check.

04/25/2014

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FDA Moves To Regulate E-Cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration is taking the first step toward regulating electronic cigarettes.

04/24/2014

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Subway: “Yoga Mat” Chemical Almost Out Of Bread

Subway says an ingredient dubbed the “yoga mat” chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.

04/11/2014

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Psychiatrist: Anxious Feelings Normal For Kids After Traumatic Event In School

For children returning to school after a violent event there, being scared is to be expected.

04/10/2014

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