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UPMC Shadyside Patient Education

We encourage you to ask questions and be part of your care team at UPMC Shadyside.

It's vital to know about:

  • Your medical condition.
  • The medicines you are taking.
  • Any other health care needs you may have.

UPMC Health Library

The UPMC online health library is an education resource for you and your loved ones. It can support you in managing your health, both in the hospital and at home.

UPMC HealthBeat Blog

The UPMC HealthBeat blog offers expert tips, recipes, and articles on all kinds of health topics.

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