U.S. Health Secretary Visits Pittsburgh, Praises Efforts To Bring Down Prescription Drug PricesU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar listened to local folks about prescription drug prices while visiting Pittsburgh Friday.
King Bio Expands Recall To All Water-Based Meds For Kids And AdultsIn a statement on the company's website on Aug. 27, King Bio announced that over 50 products were being voluntarily recalled over concerns of "water-purity issues."
Walgreens Pharmacist Refuses To Give Woman Prescription To End PregnancyAn Arizona woman is putting a public spotlight on a Walgreen's pharmacist who she said wouldn't give her a prescription to end her pregnancy.
Consumer Reports: When Medication & Alcohol Don’t MixDrinking even a little alcohol when you’re taking certain prescription and over-the-counter drugs can be a health hazard.
Consumer Reports: Be Wary When Buying Meds OnlineAlmost 2 million Americans are trying to save money by buying medications online, according to a recent Consumer Reports survey. But government investigators have found that many rogue pharmacies peddle bad drugs online that can cause serious harm.
FDA Approves First Medication Made With 3D PrintingMedicine puts 3D printing to work, making joint replacements, tissue and cartilage, skull, skin, and organs.
Man To Stand Trial In Indiana Co. Child Abuse CaseA man appeared in court Tuesday, accused of beating a child so severely that doctors believed the boy was in an automobile accident.
Child Abuse Victim Unable To Testify At Stepfather’s HearingAn Indiana County man accused of beating and severely injuring his 6-year-old stepson was in court today for a preliminary hearing.
Police: Missing Man Hasn’t Taken His Medication In Over 24 HoursAuthorities are looking for a man who disappeared from a personal care home and suffers from a number of health problems.
Mother, Stepfather Charged In Indiana Co. Child Abuse CaseThe mother of a young boy, who police say was beaten so severely he had to be hospitalized, is now behind bars in Indiana County and facing serious charges.
Health Dept. Issuing Warnings For Flu ShotsMedical Epidemiologist Kristen Mertz from the Allegheny County Health Department says officials are putting out the warning now in hopes that those who haven't already gotten their flu shot this season will get one and soon.