Study: Escalating Millennial Health Problems Could Spell Trouble For U.S. EconomyThe health of millennials is deteriorating more rapidly than the generation before them and that could have a crippling effect on the economy, according to a report published Wednesday.
W. Va. Surgeons Perform State's First Heart TransplantSurgeons at West Virginia University have performed the state's first heart transplant.
WVU Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute Launches Life-Changing Treatment For Essential TremorsDon Wahl was so self-conscious, he wouldn't go out to eat. "I couldn't eat with my right hand. I couldn't drink with my right hand. Even on a big spoon, I would shake it all off, by the time I'd get it up there."
Doctor Expresses Skepticism About Over-The-Counter Human Growth Hormone ClaimsThe ads look promising - anti-aging, enhanced physical performance, lean muscle, less fat, who wouldn't want that? Especially without a prescription.
Report: 100,000-Plus People Admitted Into Pa. Hospitals Last Year For Mental HealthMore than 100,000 people were taken to hospitals in Pennsylvania last year for a mental health disorder.
Researchers Study Links Between Sleep, Sleep Medicine And DementiaDo you notice your thinking is affected by how you sleep?
West Virginia Health Data Shows Surge In Hepatitis C CasesWest Virginia Health Department data reveals hepatitis C cases in the state's largest county have soared to the highest numbers in years, months after a program offering clean needles was suspended.
Less Invasive Treatment Offering Hope To Aortic Stenosis PatientsNeeding a heart valve replacement used to mean open heart surgery, but now doctors are doing it in a much less invasive way.
AHN Program Using Alternative Treatments, Not Opioids, For Pain ManagementLocal doctors are now treating pain without using addictive medicine.
Mario Lemieux Foundation Teams With AHN To Invest In Heart Health ResearchThe Mario Lemieux Foundation is teaming with Highmark Health and Allegheny Health Network to take care of Pittsburghers’ hearts.
Resetting Your Biological Clock Could Be The Secret To Better SleepCould resetting your biological clock help you sleep better and think better?
Researchers Developing Program For Diagnosing Cancer In Just 3 HoursResearchers at the University of Notre Dame have received $2.9 million to develop a new diagnostic platform that could diagnose cancer in as little as three hours by using only one or two drops of blood.
Researchers Develop New Drug To Treat Aggressive Brain CancerPharmacy students in Ohio say they may have discovered a drug to target the one of the most aggressive forms of cancer.
Caring For Skin May Be Key To Stopping Food AllergiesNew research says soaking and moisturizing could help prevent everything from asthma to food allergies.
First Death From Lung Illness Linked To Vaping Reported In USOfficials announced the death of a person that developed severe respiratory illness and say it could be linked to vaping.