April 22nd, 2017

A Pittsburgh Spring from Zachary Smith on Vimeo: A series of time-lapses in Pittsburgh throughout Spring 2011. There is Super8 footage as well. Music: Harlan Twins – I Can’t Be Blue In Bloomfield    

April 21st, 2017

  Tomorrow, Saturday, April 22, is Earth Day. For many reasons, this year’s celebration bears special significance. The first Earth Day was in 1970 and was celebrated by tens of millions of Americans demonstrating support for protecting the environment. Later that...

April 20th, 2017

  Take a moment to look at the chart above. Let me summarize what I see from local air quality data from 2015, collected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: > For particulate matter (PM 2.5) air pollution, the Pittsburgh...

April 19th, 2017

We’ve spent a lot of time in this space over the last few years discussing human papillomavirus and its predilection for causing despair, disease, and death. Today, we’ll let Jia Naqvi describe the facts on the ground: HPV is the most...

April 18th, 2017

Did we really need a study to find this out? MONDAY, April 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — American children without dental insurance are far less likely to receive necessary care for their teeth than kids with coverage, a new survey...

April 17th, 2017

Can you catch a cold (or worse) if you venture outside with wet hair? The Cranberry Eagle asked one of our own experts whether this was true or just another “old wives’ tale”: Dr. Brian Donnelly, a pediatrician with Pediatric...

April 16th, 2017

Baby Blues by Rick Kirkman and Jerry Scott (comics.azcentral.com)          

April 15th, 2017

Happy hatch day to Einstein! from Zoo Knoxville on Vimeo: Zoo Knoxville’s beloved African grey parrot turns 30 today.    

  • MEET THE EDITOR

    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Dr. Ketyer has special interests in developmental pediatrics and preventative medicine, specifically how nutrition and the environment affect health. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

    As one of the founding physicians of Pediatric Alliance, PC, Dr. Ketyer served as its president from 1997-2004. He has been practicing general pediatrics at Pediatric Alliance since 1990. Dr. Ketyer and his wife have three boys and live in Pittsburgh's South Hills. 



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