About UPMC HealthBeat

The more you know, the healthier you live. Welcome to UPMC HealthBeat.

UPMC HealthBeat is your trusted source for everyday health and medical information. We offer reliable, usable, and easy-to-understand content. Discover hundreds of health and wellness topics for every age and lifestyle.

Best of all, we’re powered by the experts at UPMC, an international leader in health care.

U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside among the nation’s best hospitals in many specialties. It is also ranked #1 in Pittsburgh. Additionally, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital is nationally ranked for excellence in gynecology.

Our articles and videos go through a careful review process to ensure we provide you the most accurate, detailed, and up-to-date information. Our team thoroughly researches each topic before the writing process begins, seeking guidance from UPMC’s experts.

Our content also undergoes a medical review by our board-certified physicians and staff, who make sure our content is not only correct but serves the public interest.

The medical world changes quickly, so we strive to stay ahead. We update past content and publish new content to reflect new information as it’s found. We also stay on top of the latest trends to create interesting, relevant articles and videos on all our areas of focus.

We know you take your health seriously, and so do we. We work to deliver complete and accurate medical information every day.

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