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Ebola Primer: How It Works And How It Spreads

Ebola is a rare viral illness -- and now the CDC has diagnosed a case in the United States.

Health Reform

Pennsylvania & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

CBS Local Health News
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Local Man’s Wait For Heart Transplant Continues

A 51-year-old man we’ve been following as he waits for a heart transplant still has not gotten the call yet.

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VA Patient Tests Positive For Legionella

A VA Hospital patient tested positive for Legionella.

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Officials Urge Caution After Ligonier Valley Students Contract MRSA

Officials in the Ligonier Valley School District are warning parents after several students acquired MRSA.

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Cancer Researcher Stumbles Upon Concussion Treatment

London Glenn, 13, had the football.

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Local Hospital Already Seeing Influenza Patients

At least six cases of influenza have been confirmed in the Pittsburgh region.

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Wexford’s New Medical Mall Is Latest Innovation In Health Care

For an area known for strip malls, the new kid on the block is a medical mall.

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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.

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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.

WebMD Health News
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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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