NIH Selects University Of Pittsburgh To Take Part In Clinical Trials Examining Coronavirus And Blood Clot RisksThe University of Pittsburgh is taking part in a clinical trial that is examining adult COVID-19 patients at risk for developing blood clots, which can be life threatening.
PETA Still Not Satisfied After Investigators Find No Violations At Pitt LabPETA's undercover video purported to show abuse of the animals housed at The University of Pittsburgh's John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center in Lawrenceville.
Study: Giving Peanut-Based Foods To Babies Early Prevents AllergiesMost babies should start eating peanut-containing foods well before their first birthday, say guidelines released Thursday.
Experts Near Nation's Capital Discuss Zika ResearchNear the nation’s capital, the Rand Corporation is in a position to help in the fight against Zika.
Consumer Reports: Too Much Vitamin C Can Be ProblematicYou might be tempted to try anything to kick a cold sooner, but Consumer Reports says think twice before loading up on vitamin C supplements.
Federal Health Official On Ebola: States Have OptionsFor Americans wondering why President Barack Obama hasn't forced all states to follow a single, national rule for isolating potential Ebola patients, the White House has a quick retort: Talk to the Founding Fathers.
Skin Cancer Detection Apps Prove UnreliableCan skin cancer be diagnosed over the phone? A study at the University of Pittsburgh says be wary.
Study: Child Birth Takes Longer Now Than 50 Years AgoA National Institutes of Health Study in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology says women today take 2.6 hours longer in labor with their first child and two hours longer for subsequent children.
NIH Director Talks Medical Research Advances In PittsburghThe National Institutes of Health is the nation's medical research agency, responsible for making important discoveries that improve health and save lives. Pittsburgh plays a part in making those discoveries.
Can Vitamin D Help Asthma Sufferers?Local asthma researchers want to see if vitamin D along with inhaled steroids will help decrease symptoms.
Study Finds Maternal Link To Alzheimer's Risk