The Food and Drug Administration says there is no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps and washes help prevent the spread of germs, and there is some evidence they may pose health risks.
Susan Talbert does not have breast cancer, but she is at high risk of getting the disease.
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients’ blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.
Rosemary Stockinger sees a dermatologist to treat the red blotches on her face.
It’s being called the first of its kind.
Elizabeth Dietz and her brother, George, take a break at Children’s Hospital.
Several players for the Pittsburgh Steelers took a healthy message to students at Allegheny Traditional Academy Middle School on Tuesday.
It wasn’t an offering of communion or a traditional service, even as the congregation sang.
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Residents of Allegheny County have twice the cancer risk of those living in surrounding counties, according to a study from the Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health.
The break in a filtration system was just the start of the problems for the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County last month.
Is it nutty to think nuts could be linked to longer life? A study in the New England Journal of Medicine says the idea might not be so cracked up.
Pittsburgh region has cancer risk among the highest in the nation caused by hazardous air pollution.
One person was sickened by Legionella found in the water of a senior high rise building in Sharpsburg.
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