Wilma Fisher enjoyed walking with her family, but last August, when she couldn’t do it anymore, she knew something was wrong.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Heinz Endowments has given researchers $415,000 to study whether asthma rates among Pittsburgh Public Schools students are as bad as school nurses say. As many as half of the district’s 26,000 […]
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) Stem cells have been used to treat cancer patients, multiple scleroses, and other conditions. Now, a local practice, Rehabilitation and Pain Specialists, is now bringing to the Pittsburgh area a non-surgical adult stem cell procedure to treat pain in patients.
It’s high season for respiratory viruses, and health officials say there’s a whole lot of misery going around.
A UPMC doctor feels that if you start feeling sick, you should stay home and stop infecting those around you.
As many get older, the possibility of developing Alzheimer’s Disease is a concern for some.
Machines that you strap on at night, appliances you wear in your mouth, even surgeries to remove throat tissue — all measures people have resorted to because of sleep apnea.
If your child had the flu, would she be able to get early treatment with the medicine Tamiflu?
Brandon Darbhunauth, 13, estimates he gets two to three hours of exercise a day.
The flu is proving fatal, and putting people in the hospital. Not so much children and the elderly, but rather, middle-aged adults.
Finding out you might have to pay for hundreds of dollars worth of prescriptions out of pocket is not a happy way to start the New Year, but that’s what some drug store customers have been facing.
Just a picture of a decadent dessert or an enticing entrée can make our mouths water.
Hayley Mogul, 13, and her 9-year-old sister, Bari, have rare genetic mutations that can’t be cured. But their conditions have improved during a two-month stay at the Children’s Institute in Squirrel Hill.
How’s your thinking after a bad night’s sleep?
Millions of kids got video games this Christmas, but kids aren’t the only ones playing.