Environmental groups say they'll file lawsuits and mobilize public backlash to plans by Trump to roll back efforts to curb global warming.
And leaders haven’t resolved how to overcome the deep GOP divisions that crumpled their legislation last week.
The county controller said lead is leaching through the water lines and affecting about a quarter of PWSA’s 80,000 residential customers.
Dominique traveled more than 5,000 miles in February from Ivory Coast in West Africa to Chicago to undergo the operation.
Pitt researcher wins $50,000 from the Beagle Freedom Project to continue work that aims to avoid using live animals for drug research.
Trees, animals and human activity all are involved in the transmission of Lyme disease bacteria in Pennsylvania and the U.S.
Christie and first-son-in-law Jared Kushner have been working on the issue for several weeks, the paper reported.
In a town with the largest coke plant in the nation, environmental advocates told residents to empower themselves to fight pollution.
The Live Like Lou fund will continue to be part of the Pittsburgh Foundation with a $1 million endowment.
The developments come in the wake of defeat for the Republican bill to replace former President Barack Obama’s health care law.
Coming up is a program for young people transitioning into adult care and training for the Allegheny Lead Safe Homes Program.
Co-founders Erin Drischler and Jordan Tomb work with treatment facilities to provide outgoing patients with new clothing.
As the drama over health care legislation n fades, the rest of the country faces a more immediate concern: Getting insurance for next year.
In an interview with The Washington Post, Mr. Trump made his inclinations clear: “The best thing politically is to let Obamacare explode.”
The health department will provide a total of $310,000 to two organizations that can provide street outreach and trauma response teams.
Older adults with heart disease would benefit from emphasis on physical activity, says new statement from the American Heart Association.
In a stunning turn of events, Republicans canceled a planned vote on legislation that was to replace the Affordable Care Act.
The proportion of mutations due to random copying errors varies depending on the cancer, the researchers said.
Research links the high number of suicides and drug overdoses to the loss of middle-income jobs for those without secondary education.
Lacking enough votes, Republicans pulled their capstone health care overhaul from a vote Friday
Older adults with heart disease would benefit from emphasis on physical activity, said a new statement from the American Heart Association.
We talked to the residents of the Pleasant Valley Men's Shelter, which houses 25 men who are homeless 365 nights a year.
Kentucky congressmen gets a viral response to Tweet about how he intends to vote on Obamacare’s replacement.
The long-promised GOP health bill to repeal and replace Obama's Affordable Care Act is on the brink.
On the eve of the U.S. House vote on the proposed American Health Care Act, Keith Rothfus sent a questionnaire to those on his email list.
Gynecological medicine had emphasized the need to gain enough weight to provide for healthy fetal growth. Now the coin has been flipped.
Despite some recent cold weather, the spring allergy season started early, said Allegheny Health Network allergist Allison Freeman.
While many mental-health advocates defend the ACA, Rep. Tim Murphy argues Obama’s reforms have betrayed those with behavioral health issues.
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey wants the federal government to help these ‘grandfamilies,’ who are now raising 3 percent of the country’s youth.
The countdown quickened toward an expected vote Thursday on legislation undoing much of Obamacare.
Five Pennsylvania doctors have written an open letter to state residents saying they are “seriously worried” about the health care bill
Research suggests both physical and emotional health benefits come from pets, as many of their older owners would attest.
A New England Journal of Medicine article says cancer prevention efforts can cut its incidence by more than half, but obstacles remain.
A new program, WS CARES, offers a welcoming site for three-day evaluation process to address concerns about autism in children.
Support is falling off from Republicans in Pennsylvania, where 31 percent of residents are over 55.
What if patients had something better-tasting to get them through that terrible day?
The new willingness to compromise was a bid for more support from moderate Republicans.
The University of Pittsburgh plans to use its research and resources to develop community programs to inspire healthier lifestyle practices.
“This budget is a complete attack on poor people,” said Rochelle Jackson, public policy advocate at anti-hunger group Just Harvest.
PurePenn LLC said its 2,000-page application describes production plans for pharmaceutical-grade cannabis-oil products for Pennsylvanians.
Rep. Doyle’s town hall meeting hears stories from people who have benefited under Obamacare.
The drug radically lowers cholesterol levels and reduced the chance that a high-risk patient would have a heart attack or stroke
The House has scheduled a vote Thursday on the revised health care bill.
The city said the sulfur smell was not harmful and was the result of a temporary shutdown of the treatment plant earlier this week.
The new drug, Amgen’s Repatha, is part of a novel class of medicines that drop LDL to unprecedented levels.
Women don’t follow a healthy diet, reports a nationwide study of pregnant women, led by the Pitt Graduate School of Public Health.
Military spending would get the biggest boost in President Donald Trump's proposed budget.
Larry Leahy will be honored for his work in support of the HIV/AIDS community with the annual Kerry Stoner Award.
The 12.2M figure does not include an additional 765,000 people signed up under an option in the Obama-era law called the Basic Health Plan.
Your body changes, but because you’re already active, you’ll weather the new normal better than your non-active sisters.