Magee-Womens Hospital Pilot Program Aims To Help Most Innocent Victims Of Drug AddictionMagee-Womens Hospital has created a new unit called the Parent Partnership Unit to help babies with symptoms of drug withdrawal.
Shazier Autograph Session Benefits UPMC Spinal Cord Injury ResearchPittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is giving back to the hospital that has aided him as he recovers from a severe spinal injury last season.
Nurse Imposter At UMPC Responded To More Than One CallThere is new information Thursday about the man accused of impersonating a nurse at UPMC Presbyterian hospital.
Study Aims To Preserve Fertility For Pediatric Cancer PatientsOne of the side effects from receiving cancer treatment can be infertility. But, a new study on preserving future fertility in pediatric cancer patients is underway.
UPMC McKeesport Nurses Rally For Support, Consider Going On StrikeThe nurses at UPMC McKeesport may soon be walking the picket line.
UPMC Docs Detail Teen's Health Scare, Warn 'You Can Get Very Sick Vaping'In a study just published in the medical journal "Pediatrics," UPMC doctors detailed the case of an 18-year-old Pennsylvania teenager, a restaurant hostess, who recently started vaping.
Almost Two Dozen Runners Hospitalized During Pittsburgh MarathonMore than 100 runners were treated during the Pittsburgh Marathon and almost two dozen ended up going to the hospital.
UPMC Celebrates Milestone For Living Donor ProgramDoctors in Pittsburgh have been pioneering medical advancements for years.
UPMC Looking For Participants For Depression, Dementia StudyBecause depression can foreshadow dementia, researchers at UPMC are looking for 300 participants willing to make a two-year commitment to a study on brain structure and function along with blood tests and physical and mental challenges
UPMC Employee Confirmed To Have TuberculosisOfficials say a UPMC employee has tuberculosis, and they're reaching out to patients and staff who may have had contact with the employee.
Report: UPMC Doctor Facing Charges For Treating Patient 'Off The Books'A UPMC doctor is facing charges for allegedly performing procedures that cost thousands of dollars "off the books."
'Volunteer Cuddlers' Helping Babies Born To Drug-Addicted MomsResearch shows a gentle, soothing touch helps babies who are born to moms dealing with addiction. That's why a local hospital has their "volunteer cuddler" program.