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New Study Finds Cardio Is Good Way For Young People To Preserve Memory

A new study finds there could be a simple way young adults can preserve their memory and thinking skills as they grow older – more cardio.

04/02/2014

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Treating An Esophagus Trending Toward Cancer

Cheryl Begg struggled her whole life with reflux, a condition where stomach acid flows back into her swallowing tube, or esophagus.

03/25/2014

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New Study Says Women More Likely To Develop Alzheimer’s

Who is more worried about Alzheimer’s disease? Men or women?

03/19/2014

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Study Looks At Borderline High Blood Pressure And Stroke Risk

David Larson, 65, was first diagnosed with borderline high blood pressure, or pre-hypertension, in his mid-20s.

03/12/2014

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Study: Childhood Obesity Risk Can Be Detected Earlier

A new study says signs of which children are at risk for childhood obesity can be detected earlier than some may think.

01/29/2014

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Pittsburgh Ranked One Of The Coldest Cities In U.S.

It’s January. We live in Pittsburgh and it’s cold. Do we really get to complain?

01/27/2014

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Local Experts To Launch Study Regarding High Number Of Asthma Cases

AGH received grant money to conduct a study to find the cause of increase asthma in children in the Pittsburgh area.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/20/2014

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Sleep And Dementia: A Study In Mice

How’s your thinking after a bad night’s sleep?

12/26/2013

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Can Your Joints Forecast The Weather?

You or someone you know may claim to be able to predict the weather based on joint paint. So, can your joints actually forecast the weather?

12/11/2013

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New Study Shows Allegheny Co. Residents Have Higher Cancer Risk

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.

11/22/2013

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Study: Public School Sports Participation Fees On The Rise

A new survey finds Pennsylvania’s public school districts are nearly three times more likely than three years ago to charge students to participate in sports.

11/20/2013

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IVF Success In Uterine Scratching Study

Jo Cummings, 36, is hearing the heartbeat of her first child after struggling to get pregnant for 3-and-a-half-years.

10/11/2013

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Study: Walking Hour A Day May Reduce Older Women’s Chances of Getting Breast Cancer

A large new study from the American Cancer Society finds walking an hour a day could significantly reduce an older woman’s chances of getting breast cancer.

10/04/2013

Are You Overpouring Your Wine?

A new study finds many wine-drinkers pour about 12-percent more than a normal serving and don’t realize it.

10/02/2013

NASA Bed Rest Study

NASA is looking for a few good volunteers.

09/20/2013

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