Dr. Maria Simbra
New research shows there may be something addictive about UV radiation.
Many people take a medicine called Digoxin, DIG for short.
Generic medications used to be a no-brainer because they were a sure way to save on prescription costs.
All those sports drinks kids are downing to keep themselves hydrated are ruining their teeth. Dentists are seeing serious tooth and mouth problems at much younger ages
There are lots of thoughts on breast cancer.
There’s growing concern a device used during hysterectomies can spread cancer.
At the pool, kids splash and sputter.
Niacin, which is vitamin B3, has been prescribed for years to people with high cholesterol because it lowers the bad LDL (low density lipoproteins) and raises the good HDL (high density lipoproteins).
Dealing with cancer is difficult both physically and emotionally, especially when the treatments start, but some cancer patients are now using a new tool to help them get through it.
At menopause, typically around age 50, the ovaries shut down and a woman’s hormones change.
Macular degeneration is one of the most common causes of blindness or visual impairment in people over age 50.
The nation’s largest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, is dramatically scaling back its coverage of compounded medications, saying most of the custom-mixed medicines are ineffective or overpriced.
Cystic fibrosis destroyed Jon Sacker’s lungs, and he was rejecting his first transplant.
An Oklahoma man who came to Pittsburgh was the first in the U.S. to be implanted with a device that helped him survive until he could receive a double-lung transplant.
Something is attacking our military service members, and it often shows up after the battle is over.