Osteoarthritis affects about 27 million Americans, mostly in their knees. Now, a new study shows certain types of exercise can have big benefits.
Can skin cancer be diagnosed over the phone? A study at the University of Pittsburgh says be wary.
Carie Capossela took the drug Tamoxifen for five years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 33. She is now 44.
Facebook boasts of more than one billion people on its social network, but a study from the School of Business at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and the University of Bath, England, suggests many of those on Facebook are more stressed out than ever.
Are flu shots good for more than keeping you flu-free? It may be your heart that reaps the benefit, too.
Will a daily baby aspirin keep the brain young in old age? A study of older Swedish women suggests there may be something to that.
The week before your period — do you scream at people, throw things and just feel downright cranky and irritable?
Are vitamins and asthma related? Previous studies show that lung function is worse in asthmatic children with a vitamin D deficiency, even when treated with inhaled steroids.
How do you balance a growing night scene with residents’ rights to a safe peaceful place to live? That is what today’s announcement was all about and it all starts with study that will take a few months aims produce long-lasting solutions.
The University of Pittsburgh is looking for older adults with lower back pain and depression.
A new study shows that more police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2011 nationwide than in years past, and it’s something Western Pennsylvanians know all too well.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Stephen Herzenberg, economist and executive director of Keystone Research Center.
Mike Pintek talks to Lisa Willig, Norwin School District’s Repsonce to Intruction and Intervention Coordinator.
According to a new report by the Trust for America’s Health, Pennsylvania is among those states ranked highest in obesity. Out of 50 states and the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania ranks as 19th on the list of the most obese states.
uquesne University is hosting a conference to question whether environmental toxins affect human neuro-development.