New Research Says Coronavirus Can Have Lasting Effects On Heart, LungsNew research shows COVID-19 can have lasting effects on the lungs and heart.
New Shock Treatment Showing Promise For COPD PatientsA new treatment for a common lung problem is showing promise for some patients.
FDA-Approved Valve Treatment For COPD Seeing Positive ResultsA minimally-invasive treatment for COPD was just approved by the FDA, which is gaining traction.
1 Dead, 8 Have Swine Flu In Local HospitalsPittsburgh hospital officials say an older woman with an underlying medical condition has died and eight others have been so seriously sickened by the H1N1 flu strain that they require machine assistance.
Local Doctor Weighs In On Pope’s Partial LungMore than half a century ago, Pope Francis lost part of his right lung. It was removed because of pneumonia.
Machine Keeps Donated Lungs "Alive"How do you keep donor lungs in the best shape possible for transplant? Local doctors are trying a new strategy. They want to keep them in as lifelike an environment as possible using a machine that circulates blood at body temperature through the donated organs.