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Skin Cancer Detection Apps Prove Unreliable

Can skin cancer be diagnosed over the phone? A study at the University of Pittsburgh says be wary.

01/17/2013

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Study Makes New Tamoxifen Recommendations For Breast Cancer Patients

Carie Capossela took the drug Tamoxifen for five years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 33. She is now 44.

12/05/2012

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Study Finds Growing Stress For Some Facebook Users

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.

11/28/2012

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New Study Says Flu Shot Might Be Good For Heart

Are flu shots good for more than keeping you flu-free? It may be your heart that reaps the benefit, too.

11/27/2012

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Aspirin & Women: Young Brains In Old Age?

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.

11/08/2012

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New Study Questions Whether PMS Exists

The week before your period — do you scream at people, throw things and just feel downright cranky and irritable?

10/24/2012

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New Study Aims To Determine Relation Between Vitamins & Asthma

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.

10/22/2012

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New Study To Help Improve City Nightlife

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.

04/09/2012

Lower Back Pain Study

The University of Pittsburgh is looking for older adults with lower back pain and depression.

03/23/2012

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Study Shows More Officers Killed In 2011 Nationwide Than In Years Past

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.

12/29/2011

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Research Group Disputes Privatizing Liquor Study

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Stephen Herzenberg, economist and executive director of Keystone Research Center.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/03/2011

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Study Suggests Cartoons Are Affecting Our Children

Mike Pintek talks to Lisa Willig, Norwin School District’s Repsonce to Intruction and Intervention Coordinator.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/12/2011

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Study Ranks Pennsylvania 19th On List Of Most Obese States

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.

07/08/2011

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Do Toxins Affect Human Neuro-Development?

uquesne University is hosting a conference to question whether environmental toxins affect human neuro-development.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/24/2011

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New Study Questions Effectiveness Of Sunscreens

Environmental Working Group research claims that three out of five sunscreens fail to protect your skin from certain ultraviolet rays. But what do local doctors say?

06/10/2011

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