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Wolf Administration Broadens Number Of Highmark Customers Eligible For UPMC Care

The Wolf administration says it will interpret last year's consent agreement between Highmark and UPMC in a broader way than its...

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Pennsylvania & The Affordable Care Act

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Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Provides Tuberculosis, Measles Updates

The Allegheny County Health Department has been looking into cases of tuberculosis ever since a Pittsburgh Public School District student came down with the disease.

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New Findings Show Adults Less Likely To Get The Flu Than Kids

When were the last two times you had the flu?

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UPMC Now Offering Online Doctor Visits

Would you prefer to see a doctor in person or by computer?

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Local Man Develops Headband To Reduce Head Trauma

Peters High School junior Rachel Corrigan loves playing basketball, but now she wears a special head band designed to protect her.

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Forbes Hospital Unveils Major ICU Expansion

Today, they unveiled a major expansion of the ICU at Forbes Hospital.

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Extremely Dry Winter Skin Can Have Dangerous Consequences

It’s almost unavoidable in the winter: dry skin.

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Pitt Researchers Studying How To Keep Back Pain From Becoming Long-Term Problem

Just about everyone has back pain at some point in their life.

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Australian Study Shows Anger Increases Risk Of Heart Attack

Two new studies are highlighting some factors that may increase a person’s risk of developing certain cardiovascular issues.

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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.

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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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