Local Water Systems Listed In Study On Tap Water Containing Cancer-Causing ChemicalFamilies in western Pennsylvania, and hundreds of millions more across the country, are drinking tap water containing a cancer-causing chemical.
Study: Cancer Causing Chemical Found In Tap Water Of 200-Million AmericansHundreds of millions of Americans, including those in Western Pennsylvania, are drinking water contaminated with a cancer-causing chemical.
University Of Pittsburgh Study Finds Fitness Tracker Users Lose Less Weight Than Non-UsersFitness trackers are big business these days, which is why a study done at the University of Pittsburgh is so surprising
Uniontown Woman Gives Birth To Identical TripletsIt's very rare for a mother to come home from the hospital with triplets, but identical triplets? A Uniontown woman approaches lottery-winning odds.
Study: Prices Of More Than 400 Drugs Have Skyrocketed In Past Few YearsMuch has been made recently about the astronomical price-hike on EpiPens, but that’s not the only prescription that’s gone up in price recently. The price on hundreds of drugs has skyrocketed without much notice.
West Virginia AG Subpoenas Mylan Over EpiPen Price HikeWest Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has subpoenaed drug company Mylan N.V. in an investigation over drastic price hikes for its EpiPen.
Third Week Of September Notoriously Becoming Known As “Asthma Peak Week”In schools and homes across America, the third week of September is notoriously known as "peak week."
Consumer Reports: How To Avoid Medical Identity TheftMedical identity theft is a crime on the rise. Nearly 2.5 million cases were reported in 2014, an increase of 20 percent from the year before.
UPMC-Developed Fiber Tracking Technology Being Called Life-Changing For Cancer PatientsThanks to cutting edge technology developed at Pitt and UPMC, patients from around the world are now coming to Pittsburgh for life-saving brain surgery and treatments.
Study: Facebook Interaction Can Help Boost Satisfaction With LifeFacebook is a way to interact with friends, but a new study suggests it could also be a way for them to contribute to your well-being and satisfaction with life.
New Study Examines MRI Safety During PregnancyA new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association looked at the safety of magnetic resonance imaging during pregnancy.
Consumer Reports: Effective Ways To Get Rid Of LiceGetting head lice is easy, but getting rid of it can be a challenge.