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Overactive Bladder Treatment: Nerve Stimulation

Florence Mediate loves to travel, but she hasn't taken a trip since 2012.

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Pennsylvania & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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3D Implants Could Reduce Knee Replacement Recovery Time

Mary Cowles had a traditional knee replacement in 2001. Just a few months ago she had a different kind of implant – a 3D knee.

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Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola Response

Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

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CMU Grad Students Create New Technology To Help Those With ALS

The ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” raised more than $115 million this year. It also made people more aware of the debilitating illness.

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Dietician Separates Diet Boosters From Diet Busters

Whether you’re grocery shopping or eating out, choosing the best food for your diet isn’t always as simple as the lowest calorie count.

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Death With Dignity Legislation Proposed In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Democrat Senator Daylin Leach is a strong support and behind the proposed Death With Dignity Legislation. Senator Leach feels that we cannot force someone to live how we want them to, just because we don’t agree with their decision.

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Toddler, Donor Remain Hospitalized After Liver Transplant For Rare Disease

On Monday morning at Children’s Hospital, 3-year-old Kennedy Stevenson, who has a rare, life-threatening metabolic disease, didn’t know she’d be receiving part of Michael Thompson’s liver the following day.

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Good Rx Website Helps Consumers Save Big On Prescription Meds

A simple conversation with her doctor ended up being a huge tip for Annie Federoff.

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VA Replaces Pittsburgh Hospital Network’s Director

The Department of Veterans Affairs has fired the director of the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System a month after the department says internal investigators determine she committed unspecified “conduct unbecoming a senior executive.”

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

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

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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