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Subway: “Yoga Mat” Chemical Almost Out Of Bread

Subway says an ingredient dubbed the “yoga mat” chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.

04/11/2014

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Nearby Trauma Centers Make Difference In Patient Outcomes

Having a designated trauma center nearby in a mass casualty situation can make a difference in time, expertise and outcomes.

04/09/2014

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The Logistics Of Mass Trauma: What Happens At The Hospitals

KDKA’s Dr. Maria Simbra has more on the emergency protocols in in mass casualty situations.

04/09/2014

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Study Looks At Screen Time, Teen Bone Density

Computers, tablets, video games, TV — these entertaining devices can be hard on how much kids weigh, how well they see, and now a study hints at possibly how well their bones hold up.

04/08/2014

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Rep. Murphy Pressuring FDA To Approve Meningitis B Vaccine

A state lawmaker is pushing for FDA approval of a meningitis vaccine, after a local college student died of Meningitis B.

04/07/2014

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Some Nutrition Experts Warn Against Intermittent Fasting

Some people who are trying to lose weight are now cutting out meals instead of counting calorie.

04/04/2014

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Poison Control Center Calls Increasing Because Of E-Cigarettes

A source of poisoning in Pittsburgh is actually electronic: e-cigarettes.

04/03/2014

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Tablet Provides New Option For Allergy Sufferers To Find Relief

To train your body to handle what makes you allergic, there have been allergy shots. But now there are allergy tablets.

04/02/2014

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New Study Finds Cardio Is Good Way For Young People To Preserve Memory

A new study finds there could be a simple way young adults can preserve their memory and thinking skills as they grow older – more cardio.

04/02/2014

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Doctor Offers Mental Health Perspective On Why Some Moms Harm Their Kids

Whatever was going through the mind of Laurel Michelle Schlemmer, we likely will never know.

04/02/2014

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Cholesterol Becoming A Growing Issue For Kids

When you think of high cholesterol, your first thought isn’t usually children.

04/01/2014

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Extra Cleaning Crews Brought In As Possible Norovirus Spreads At Pitt-Johnstown

University of Pittsburgh Johnstown officials have cancelled all indoor campus social events for the weekend as they believe a norovirus may be spreading among students.

03/29/2014

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Partner’s Death Prompts Man’s Crusade For Change In Federal Organ Donation Policy

A local man is fighting for change after he was told he couldn’t donate his late partner’s tissue, as he wanted.

03/28/2014

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Suicide Survivor Brings His Miraculous Story To Pittsburgh

Kevin Hines uses his real life experiences to shine a light on suicide prevention.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/28/2014

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Urologists See Increase In Vasectomies During NCAA Tournament

Who wouldn’t want an excuse to kick back and watch March Madness uninterrupted for a couple of days?

03/27/2014