Fred Fortson loves to walk — in his neighborhood, to his favorite stores, to see his nearby relatives. But, congestive heart failure kept him from what he loved.
A local hockey player who was severely injured during a game last month has returned to the rink.
Police are investigating after a nun was assaulted Friday in Aliquippa.
For some people, hip or knee surgery are inevitable. A local doctor is making the process a lot less painful using what you might call a special pain cocktail and his patients swear by it.
Pittsburgh Penguins backup goaltender Tomas Vokoun had surgery Saturday to remove a blood clot from his pelvis and will remain in the hospital for several days.
A Pittsburgh Police commander who was severely injured in a head-on crash last summer is heading back to work today.
Joy Taylor is about to have a lumpectomy. Her doctor is using a new FDA-approved device that helps breast cancer patients avoid additional surgery.
Pittsburgh Steelers starting cornerback Cortez Allen underwent minor surgery on his right knee today, the team announced.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Pirates’ impressive pitching depth continued to be on display Monday night at PNC Park. They’ve had to lean on that depth with a number of injured hurlers still working toward a return–whether it’s this season or next.
Dan Farren is an avid hunter. But he felt barreled over because of a heart condition — atrial fibrillation, or A-fib – which left him severely short of breath.
The nation’s largest medical group has just recognized obesity as a disease.
Many people have varicose veins and most people think they’re just unsightly. However, they can also lead to serious problems and getting rid of them isn’t always easy. Now, there’s an easier solution to make your legs look and feel dramatically better.
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger underwent minor knee surgery Wednesday the team announced.
Last summer, Sharon Herring-Turner had cancer removed from her breast, along with 25 lymph nodes under her arm.
“She was on swim team, marching band, always active, rifle team, she did a lot of things,” says Maureen Onder about her daughter.