Concussions are brain injuries that require the body to rest to heal properly. Learn more about concussions, and academic accomodations for students.
Monthly Archives: April 2014
Seasonal allergies affect approximately 20 percent of people of all ages. Learn more about spring allergies, their symptoms, and treatment options.
Kidney stones are masses that build up on the inner line of your kidneys. Learn more about kidney stone symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.
UPMC hosted a Google+ Hangout on marathon nutrition. Our list of panelists included Leslie Bonci, R.D., director of sports nutrition, UPMC Sports Medicine, Mandy Budzowski, health coach supervisor, UPMC Health Plan Jon Kissel, Development Manager, Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Nick Fischer, R.D., founder, Fischer Nutrition Marlesa Adams, blogger, Mar… Read more »
Knowing how to handle food after a power outage can help avoid foodborne illness. Learn more about food safety facts, preservation tips, and more.
It’s no secret that alcohol affects your mind and body. These effects can impact your feelings and personality, impair physical capabilities, and seriously damage your health. Check out our infographic to discover a breakdown of the progressive effects of alcohol based on the number of drinks you consume and your… Read more »