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Heart Disease

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Medical Frontiers 10-24-11

NewsRadio 1020 was joined today by Dr. Robert Moraca, a heart surgeon and George Sokos, cardiologist to talk about heart disease and heart transplants.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/24/2011

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Medical Frontiers: Heart Disease 8-22-11

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Dr. McGregor of Allegheny General Hospital joined Dr. Pifer to talk about heart disease.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/22/2011

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5 Symptoms Women Should Never Ignore

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.

06/15/2011

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Study: Good Night’s Sleep Can Help With Weight Loss

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.

03/29/2011

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Increased Heart Risk Linked to Occasional Sex, ‎Exercise

Larry and John talk to a local cardiologist about a new survey linking frequency of sex and exercise with heart attacks.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/23/2011

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Study Examines Anti-Inflammatories & Heart Risk

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pain-killing anti-inflammatory drugs like Celebrex and Advil — medicines called NSAIDS (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) and COX-2 inhibitors — are linked to a higher risk of heart attack, stroke or death. “Patients with […]

KDKA-TV–01/14/2011

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Pitt Researchers Link Snoring To Heart Disease

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Many people snore. Many people have heart attacks. Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh say they have found a connection between the two conditions. A study from Pitt shows that loud snorers […]

KDKA-TV–12/01/2010

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Hormone Replacement Therapy Risky For Women

In a study in the “Journal of the American Medical Association,” for the first time researchers are saying not only is there an increased risk of breast cancer with hormone replacement therapy, but also an […]

KDKA-TV–10/20/2010

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