Local Health

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Lyme disease, West Nile, hantavirus

By Associated Press The "bugs" of late summer are biting. The nation is having its worst West... More

  • MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer
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Healthier food changes

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette In Why Calories Count: From Science to Politics, Marion Nestle, a... More

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Mammograms and dense breasts

WASHINGTON (AP) -- More women are getting the word that they may have breasts too dense for... More

  • Mammograms and dense breasts -- questions abound
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Blood type might be a clue

DALLAS (AP) -- Here's another reason to know your blood type -- it might be a clue to your risk... More

  • Blood type might be a clue to heart disease risk
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