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New Device Shows Encouraging Signs In Helping Reduce Panic AttacksPanic attacks can be debilitating. Medicine often helps, but now there's a new treatment that's offering a better solution.
Health Links Between Gluten And Diabetes, Air Pollution And DementiaA new study has experts saying a high gluten diet may put offspring at higher risk for type 1 diabetes.
Obesity To Become Leading Cause Of Cancer In WomenObesity is set to overtake smoking as the leading preventable cause of cancer in women in the UK, a new report warns.
Studies Show Happiness Affects Physical HealthStudies have shown happiness can not only affect your mental well-being, but also your physical health.
Pittsburgh Native, Financial Correspondent Sharon Epperson On Surviving Brain Aneurysm: 'Just Being Here Is Such A Blessing'She is best known as a hard working, powerhouse personal financial correspondent, but a health scare two years ago changed a Pittsburgh native's life.
Emergency Rooms Seeing Rise In Syndrome Related To Marijuana UseWith more people using medical marijuana and recreational marijuana, there’s a condition that’s popping up in emergency rooms across the country.
CDC: Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia Cases To Double By 2060The number of people living with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias will double by 2060, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Popular Keto Low-Carb Diet Could Have Long-Term Consequences, New Studies RevealThe ketogenic diet, commonly known simply as the keto diet, is all the rage these days, but new studies are casting doubt on its benefits.
Second Probable Human West Nile Virus Case Reported In Allegheny Co.A second person has been hospitalized with a probable case of West Nile Virus in Allegheny County.
New Study Raises Questions About Daily Aspirin Therapy For Healthy SeniorsThree reports in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among healthy senior citizens, the death rate for those taking daily aspirin was higher than for those who did not.
Ed Sheeran Visits Patients At Boston Children's HospitalSinger Ed Sheeran spent some time at Boston Children's Hospital this past weekend.
Survey: 2M U.S. Teens Are Vaping MarijuanaA school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping among teens.