Aided by medications such as insulin, the tight blood-sugar control might reflect an overtreatment of diabetes, according to a recent study.
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Aided by medications such as insulin, the tight blood-sugar control might reflect an overtreatment of diabetes, according to a recent study.

Can older people raise health risks by controlling their diabetes too tightly?

Tight control isn’t for everyone, and “treatment should be individualized,” according to one Pittsburgh-area doctor.


 “You’ve got people working Downtown moving to Lawrenceville because Lawrenceville is so convenient,” said Howard Hanna III, chairman and CEO of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services.

High-end apartments dominate Pittsburgh region's real estate

Two of the hottest areas of the city for price appreciation and sales were Lawrenceville and East Liberty, said Howard Hanna’s CEO.



 Andrew Capone, 29, of Highland Park, was arraigned Monday night.

Public defender arrested on charges he gave inaccurate information to judge's staff

Andrew Capone of Highland Park was arraigned Monday night on charges of hindering apprehension and obstructing the administration of law.



 Nolan Burch, 18, died Nov. 14.

Police: WVU fraternity pledge had blood-alcohol level of 0.49

Nolan Burch, a freshman, died in November after an initiation event at the Kappa Sigma fraternity.



 Chad Brown, shown here in his second stint as a Steelers linebacker, also played under Bill Belichick in New England.

Former Steeler Chad Brown says he learned from the best — Bill Belichick

Brown also played for New England coach Bill Belichick, whom, he says, taught him more about football than anybody else.



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Weekend review

Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler stands on the sideline during the Steelers' wild-card game against the Ravens in January.
Defensive coordinator Keith Butler gets his chance to do more

State police raid bars, issue citations across Pittsburgh region

Joe Biden's touch endears him to Tim Murphy's family

31st Street Studios reeling in big flicks



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Animal adventures

Zookeeper Kesha Phares trains a female sea lion Jan. 13 at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.
Though the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium is closed for routine repairs, the work of zookeepers never stops.

Follow along through Feb. 13 as the Post-Gazette takes a trip every Friday behind the scenes and inside the cages of Pittsburgh’s zoo animals.

First up: An up-close look at sea lion training.

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Patriots owner says he expects team to be cleared of under-inflated football charge

A fiery Robert Kraft defended his team’s actions and integrity and said he expects the NFL to apologize once the investigation is over.



Patchwork Penguins lineup will face Jets

It's a mixed bag of injury news for Penguins after they hold their first post-All-Star Game practice.


 



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Let's talk about parks: Deer in winter

One example of an animal well-suited to the cold is the prolific white-tailed deer.



Steel Advice: Teach teen to be defensive driver

Daughter’s car accident should be used to teach her valuable lessons about driving safely.


 

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Albert R. Hunt: The GOP undercard

Don’t count out the nonestablishment Republicans.



Reversal in Greece: An anti-austerity prime minister takes over

Greece’s elections produced a strong victory for populist-left party Syriza, shocking in its ramifications but not a surprise for Greeks.


 

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