Health

health

Redefining old age – CBS News

There’s an old saying among doctors: if you’ve seen one 80-year-old, you’ve seen one 80-year-old. Some will act like they’re 60 or 70, while others seem a lot older. So, instead of asking How old is too old?, shouldn’t the question be, How old is too old for what function?   …

Read More »

Beloved former KDKA-TV personality Jon Burnett has suspected CTE

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Jon Burnett was one of Pittsburgh’s favorite on-air personalities for 36 years.  At KDKA-TV, he co-hosted Evening Magazine, Pittsburgh Today, did the weather and co-hosted Pittsburgh Today Live for 11 years. Burnett was always known for his adventurous and spontaneous spirit, willing to try anything like rappelling …

Read More »

Data shows strokes are more common in African Americans

Here’s why African Americans are more likely to suffer a stroke Here’s why African Americans are more likely to suffer a stroke 02:28 Every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke, according to the CDC.  A stroke occurs when blood supply in the brain gets suddenly blocked …

Read More »