Heart Disease

Some Younger Women Being Blindsided By Silent Killer - Heart DiseaseYounger women - some as young as their 20's – are being blindsided by a silent killer.
Research: Women With Diabetes More Likely To Develop Heart DiseaseForget what you think you know about heart disease. There's new information that's shaking things up a bit.
Study Finds Link Between Statin Users And High-Calorie DietsMillions of Americans take medication to keep the cholesterol in check.
Homestead Lays Beloved Fire Chief To RestIt was a sad day in Homestead where the community said goodbye to their beloved, long-time fire chief.
Medical Frontiers: Heart Disease On this week’s edition of Medical Frontiers, Dr. Gerald Pifer welcomed Dr. George Magovern and Dr. Venkatraman Srinivasan to discuss heart disease.
Kids Find Common Bond, Comfort At Heart CampCamp Kon-o-kwee offers a myriad of activities this time of year. But 130 kids at "Heart Camp" share a common bond.
Research: Certain Kinds Of Male Pattern Baldness Linked To Heart DiseaseWhat does your hair have to do with your heart? It could point to your risk of heart disease.
New Research Shows Mediterranean Diet Is Good For Heart HealthThe 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.
Medical Frontiers: National Heart Month This February On this edition of Medical Frontiers, Dr. Pifer is joined by West Penn System Cardiologists Dr. George Gabriel and Dr. Travis Wilson.
"Heart Month" Shines Spotlight On Women & Heart HealthFebruary is Heart Month and it kicks off with "National Wear Red Day" - a day that focuses on women and their hearts.
Medical Frontiers: Heart DiseaseDr. Gerald Pifer hosted Medical Frontiers and spoke with two interventional cardiologists from the West Penn Allegheny Health System.
Medical Frontiers: Heart DiseaseOn this edition of Medical Frontiers, the Doctors take your calls and answer your questions about heart health and medication.