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Group Of Knitters Delivering Gift Of Warmth, Comfort To Magee-Womens Hospital PatientsWhat started as their own charity at Magee-Women’s Hospital has turned into something much more meaningful.
Could LED Bulbs Be Putting Your Health At Risk?They save money and energy, but are LED light bulbs in and around your home putting your health at risk?
Science Panel Backs Lower Drunken Driving ThresholdA prestigious scientific panel is recommending states significantly lower their drunken driving threshold.
Simple Blood Test Could Determine If Survivor's Cancer Will ReturnFor cancer survivors, one of the biggest concerns is will the cancer come back? Now, a simple blood test could provide that answer.
Study: Holding In A Sneeze Could Be Very DangerousIf you are about to sneeze -- even if you are in a quiet place -- doctors would advise you to let it rip.
Medical Marijuana Registry Removed From Police ComputersPennsylvania regulators are no longer making a new medical marijuana registry available on the state's computer system for law enforcement.
Worried About Catching The Flu? Doctors Answer Some Of Your Most Pressing QuestionsMany states have been seeing widespread flu activity, and now Pennsylvania has joined in. If you're worried about it, here are the answers to some of the questions you may have.
Researchers Link Restless Leg Syndrome And Heart DiseaseResearchers at Penn State University have linked Restless Leg Syndrome to an increased risk of heart disease.
Flu Cases Double In Allegheny County In One Week The number of confirmed cases of flu has doubled in Allegheny County since last week.
Regular Exercise Can Take Away 'Years Of Damage' From Laziness And Doing Nothing, Study SaysA new study has revealed that the statement 'it's never too late to get in shape' actually does hold water after all. 
Hurricane Maria Causing Nationwide IV Bag ShortageAfter Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico last year, IV bags are in short supply.
While Insightful Into Ancestry, Genetic Testing Could Have Serious Life Insurance ConsequencesGenetic testing kits promise insight into your ancestry and more, but taking one of these tests could impact you for the rest of your life.

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