Highlighting medical flight crews
A state health official came to our region Tuesday to highlight the work of air ambulance …
Healthy lifestyle fights cancer
New studies suggest living a healthy life can help advanced colon cancer patients live longer. …
PA top health official leaving
The Wolf Administration will need to find someone to take over implementation of Pennsylvania's …
PA joins Obamacare lawsuit
The state of Pennsylvania is now part of a lawsuit to protect subsidies for people covered by the…
Don't give babies juice!
Guidelines released Monday advise no juice at all for children under one year old.
Aggressive type of heart disease
It kills by inflaming your heart muscles and it is so rare, it’s tough to diagnose. Here’s the st…
Lyme disease expected to increase
A local specialist who's treated Lyme disease for more than 20 years says it's an epidemic in o…
Young father beats stage 4 cancer
Scientists in Australia believe they've found an effective treatment for the most deadly skin …
Students learn that health is fun!
Some local school students would probably tell you that recess was more fun than usual on …
Did the election affect birth control choices?
Last year's presidential election may have played a role in which contraceptives women are using.…
Charlotte Ames is the area's only local Health Reporter and brings you the latest medical health news weeknights. You can catch Healthcast on WTAJ News at 5:00pm and her Health Headlines report on WTAJ News at 5:30pm.
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