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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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Ultrasound Offering Arthritis Patients Some Relief

Doctors have found a new way to diagnose and treat arthritis, and the technology is saving doctors and patients both time and money.

04/20/2012

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New Parkinson’s Disease Treatment Could Improve Lives

Doctors in Britain say a radical new treatment for Parkinson’s disease could improve the lives of millions who suffer from the disease.

04/13/2012

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Laser Device Promises Long-Lasting Treatment For Cellulite

The FDA has approved a new laser device that promises long-lasting treatment for cellulite. Marianne Piland is healthy and fit, but there is one thing she doesn’t like about her body.

03/28/2012

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Tumor DNA Testing To Help Guide Treatment For DCIS

For women with a type of breast cancer called ductal carcinoma in situ, or DCIS, a new test is available to help guide treatment and determine if radiation is the proper course of action.

12/28/2011

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Things Not To Do When Treating Chronic Pain

From your head to your back to your legs, no matter where it is when you have a pain, you just want it to stop. But did you know there’s a whole list of things you should never do to treat pain?

09/29/2011

iGrow Hair Loss Treatment

You’ve probably heard of lasers being used to get rid of unwanted hair, but a new laser therapy that promises to re-grow hair is getting a lot of attention.

05/22/2011

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New Procedure May Reduce Knee Pain

Many people deal with knee pain and go through a variety of ways to treat it. Now, a new procedure could prevent surgery and still keep you active.

05/04/2011

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Improved Treatment Taming Frizzy Hair Safely

Summer is right around the corner and so is the humidity and bad hair days for women with frizzy, naturally curly hair. But some local women are raving about a new version of a smoothing treatment that keeps hair straight and manageable for months. It was called the Brazilian Blowout Zero.

04/15/2011

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Less-Invasive Procedure Helping To Treat Varicose Veins

There’s a new, less-invasive treatment to get rid of unsightly and painful varicose veins.

03/24/2011

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New Procedure Zaps Headaches

A new headache zapper is a revolutionary way to treat chronic headaches, which 45 million Americans suffer with.

03/16/2011

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New Treatment Offers Facelift Results Without Surgery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – There’s been a lot of buzz about a new treatment for the face that works to firm and lift the skin with no needles and no downtime. The treatment is called ultherapy. […]

02/22/2011

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Doctor Offers Insight Into Congresswoman’s Condition

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – More information is now being learned about the complicated procedure that Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords underwent after being shot Saturday while hosting an event at a grocery store in Arizona. The Congresswoman remains […]

01/10/2011

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Local Doctor Treats Cholera Patients In Haiti

Months after a devastating earthquake, Haiti is now dealing with a quickly-spreading disease that’s already killed hundreds of people and sickened thousands more. Cholera is the most agonizing type of diarrhea, and if not treated […]

KDKA-TV–10/24/2010

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