What does your hair have to do with your heart? It could point to your risk of heart disease.
The Mediterranean Diet has been around for some time, but Spanish research published Monday in the New England Journal of Medicine claims a 30 percent reduction in heart disease, primarily strokes, compared to those favoring a low-fat diet.
On this edition of Medical Frontiers, Dr. Pifer is joined by West Penn System Cardiologists Dr. George Gabriel and Dr. Travis Wilson.
February is Heart Month and it kicks off with “National Wear Red Day” – a day that focuses on women and their hearts.
Dr. Gerald Pifer hosted Medical Frontiers and spoke with two interventional cardiologists from the West Penn Allegheny Health System.
On this edition of Medical Frontiers, the Doctors take your calls and answer your questions about heart health and medication.
Dr. Gerald Pifer was joined in the studio Monday on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA for Medical Frontiers by Dr. Walter McGregor and Dr. Raeg Jahh-Ali.
Medical Frontiers is joined by Dr. Indu Poornima, a cardiologist and director of AGH’s Women’s Heart Center.
Cocaine was found in Whitney Houston’s system when she died, according to the final report from the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.
The medical examiner has determined that the Ingram man found dead in his home, buried among mounds of trash and junk he had been collecting for years, died from heart disease.
NewsRadio 1020 was joined today by Dr. Robert Moraca, a heart surgeon and George Sokos, cardiologist to talk about heart disease and heart transplants.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Dr. McGregor of Allegheny General Hospital joined Dr. Pifer to talk about heart disease.
They may seem like nothing, but those little signs your body sends you every now and then could be a warning sign of something bigger and more serious. KDKA’s health editor Dr. Maria Simbra takes a look at five symptoms that women should never overlook.
If you’ve tried to get your weight under control, but it’s just not working, try paying more attention to sleep and stress. A study in the “International Journal of Obesity” says these can be predictors of weight loss.
Larry and John talk to a local cardiologist about a new survey linking frequency of sex and exercise with heart attacks.
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