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10-Year Study Finds Link Between Viagra And Melanoma

We all know about the importance of sunscreen in preventing skin cancer.

Health Reform

Pennsylvania & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

CBS Local Health News
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Summertime Sad: A Real Disorder Affecting Individuals

When it comes to winter versus summer, which do you like better?

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New Sinus Surgery Provides Relief, Quick Recovery

Chronic sinusitis is one of the most common reasons people head to the doctor.

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Health Department Issues Warning As Lyme Disease Cases Double

The Allegheny County Health Department announced the number of Lyme Disease cases has nearly doubled over the last decade.

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Rain Could Be Causing Increases In Mold Allergy Symptoms

While pollen allergies have subsided, a different allergy has kicked up.

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Foreign Suspect Indicted In UPMC Identity Theft Tax Case

A federal grand jury has indicted a foreign citizen in a conspiracy to file more than 900 phony federal tax returns seeking $2.2 million in refunds by using employee information stolen from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

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Parents Praying For New Liver For Boy Desperately In Need Of Transplant

Since he entered the world, 2-year-old Lucas Goeller’s been fighting the good fight in an effort to stay alive.

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Preventing Skin Cancer: What One Addition To A Local Park Can Do To Help

We’ve all seen dispensers with hand sanitizer in public places. But what if there were sunscreen dispensers? A recent addition to a local park might be a game-changer in preventing skin cancer.

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Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Health Care Law Subsidies

Gov. Tom Wolf will withdraw his application to take over the insurance marketplace created under the 2010 federal health care law now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the law’s nationwide tax subsidies.

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Crowd Sourcing Site Lets Group Review Your Medical Condition

Would you use the wisdom of crowds to diagnose your medical condition?

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Doctors Making Modern Day House Calls Via New Website

Instead of waiting months for an appointment, how about you “get right in” to see the doctor and have a diagnosis in just 24 hours?

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.