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- Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Waiting On Testing Of Possible EV-D68 Cases Two area schools notified parents Thursday they had students with confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68, or EV68.
- Symptoms Of Ovarian Cancer “Vague, Subtle” Doris Haropulos is fighting for her life. The 79-year-old was diagnosed with late stage ovarian cancer last year after months of feeling bloated and nauseous.
- New Device Breathing Optimism Into Future Of Medical Testing A new generation of diagnostic tools may soon be able to sniff out all sorts of diseases using your breath, including various cancers, liver disease, kidney failure, diabetes, asthma and tuberculosis.
- Allegheny Co. Health Dept.: No Confirmed EV-D68 Cases In Southwestern Pa. The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting that there are no confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68 in the southwestern Pennsylvania area despite reports earlier from two school districts.
- What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later? With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
- Doctor Separates Enterovirus Facts From Hype There is a lot of hype and speculation surrounding the Enterovirus D68, so the KDKA Afternoon News looks to help set the record straight.
- Erie Co. Reports 2 More Confirmed Cases Of Enterovirus D68 A respiratory virus is affecting children across the country and experts say this is just the tip of the iceberg.
- Health Dept. Confirms 4 Cases Of Enterovirus D68 In Pa. Officials with the Pennsylvania Department of Health have confirmed three cases of the respiratory illness, Enterovirus 68, in the state.
- Pitt Study Giving New Hope In Fight Against Prostate Cancer Predicting how prostate cancer will progress has been much like flipping a coin. But a local discovery could change that.
- Study: Antibiotic Used To Treat Fruit Can Cause Allergic Reaction In Humans PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Keeping pests away from fruits and vegetables can involve antibiotics and this could be dangerous for people. A case report in the "Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology," involves a 10-year-old girl who developed a severe...