Story | May 4, 2015 | 12:55 PM
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Story | May 4, 2015 | 6:20 PMPITTSBURGH Scientists already knew glutamate was a key biological agent responsible for activating neural-cell signaling in the brain. But they never thought zinc also could serve as a neurotransmitter.
Story | May 4, 2015 | 5:05 AM
PITTSBURGH Impassioned debate, replete with criticisms and name-calling, rages over the cause of and treatment for lingering Lyme disease symptoms a topic of local importance considering the infection is now found in every Pennsylvania county and also...
Story | May 4, 2015 | 5:20 AM
When African-Americans and rural South Africans swapped diets for two weeks, they also swapped risk factors for colon cancer. And the surprise is that it happened so quickly. The swap involved 20 African-Americans who ate South African fare including...
Story | Apr 30, 2015 | 6:01 PM