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10-Year Study Finds Link Between Viagra And Melanoma

We all know about the importance of sunscreen in preventing skin cancer.

07/01/2015

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Debunking SPF: Study Shows Most Don’t Understand Sun Protection

For years now, when it comes to sunscreen, we have been told to choose one that has the best SPF for us – the higher the number, the better the protection.

06/18/2015

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New Study Looks At Treating Appendicitis With Antibiotics

For years, we’ve thought the only way to treat appendicitis was to remove the appendix. Well, what if you could treat it simply with antibiotics?

06/16/2015

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Study Shows Mouth Exercises Could Decrease Snoring

To stop snoring, could a strong tongue be the secret?

05/12/2015

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Study Testing New Breast Cancer Treatment

Wife, mother, and grandmother Carol Glock always made sure she got her yearly mammograms, which had all been fine. Her first awareness of a problem was at home.

04/28/2015

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Study: Pittsburgh Drivers Spend Nearly 3 Days Stuck In Traffic Per Year

According to a new study, Pittsburgh drivers spend nearly three-full days a year stuck in traffic.

03/31/2015

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AAA Study: Distracted Driving Getting Worse, Especially Among Young Drivers

With all the school programs and laws, you’d think distracted driving would be on the decline, but a new AAA study says it’s getting worse, especially among young drivers.

03/30/2015

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FDA Study Finds Little Evidence Of Antibiotics In Milk

In an encouraging development for consumers worried about antibiotics in their milk, a new Food and Drug Administration study showed little evidence of drug contamination after surveying almost 2,000 dairy farms.

03/10/2015

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Pitt Researchers Studying How To Keep Back Pain From Becoming Long-Term Problem

Just about everyone has back pain at some point in their life.

02/25/2015

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Australian Study Shows Anger Increases Risk Of Heart Attack

Two new studies are highlighting some factors that may increase a person’s risk of developing certain cardiovascular issues.

02/24/2015

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Yale’s Canine Cognition Center Studying The Minds Of Man’s Best Friend

Have you ever wondered what your dog is thinking?

02/11/2015

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Local Researcher Studying Ways To Extend The Lives Of Pets

Is there a way to help your dog or cat live longer? And not just longer, but also with a better quality of life?

02/02/2015

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City Councilwoman Backing Legislation To Study Local Daycares

Nearly two thirds of children under the age of 5 are from families where both parents work.

11/18/2014

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Pittsburgh Named No. 1 City For Veterans Starting Out

Pittsburgh has topped lists as one of the best places to live for several years – and it turns out it’s no different for veterans.

10/28/2014

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Science Center Releases STEM Study Findings

The Carnegie Science Center just released the results of a study it commissioned. The focus was on STEM- science, technology, engineering, and math education.

10/07/2014

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