“These numbers are alarming. They are unacceptable,” says Dr. Gentile. “Asthma is the number one chronic reason students miss school.”
WHAMGlobal's "Big Idea Challenge" served as a think tank for women's health care advocates in Pittsburgh.
Two aerial artists opened Iron City Circus Arts, the first-of-its-kind fitness studio in Pittsburgh.
Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project tracks fracking-related illnesses with new registry
The Southwest Pennsylvania Environmental Health Project launched a nationwide health registry for people affected by oil and gas fracking.
Technology applications, community-based care programs and communication strategies can help seniors live well and safely while aging at home.
The Next Big (Data) Thing gives the PHDA a chance to share how they're creating practical applications from data to change the practice of medicine.
Pitt's Healthy Lifestyle Institute is developing innovative approaches for modifying lifestyle behaviors that detract from overall health.
Patients with minor illnesses can get medical help virtually with the UPMC AnywhereCare app.
Carlow is targeting an in-demand profession. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimates there will be a shortage of as many as 94,000 U.S. physicians by 2025.
A South Side-based company is currently testing CT1812, a drug shown to significantly slow or halt the onset of Alzheimer's disease.