Allegheny General Hospital

Doctors Seeing Good Results With Shorter Breast Cancer Radiation TreatmentDoctors in Europe and Canada have been using much shorter radiation courses for breast cancer patients with results just as good as longer courses with less breast shrinkage and skin changes.
New Generation Of Heart Pumps Gives Life To AGH PatientsHundreds of patients walk the halls of Allegheny General Hospital.
71-Year-Old North Side Woman Shot In Leg While KnittingPittsburgh police say a 71-year-old woman was wounded while knitting inside her home on the city's North Side.
Water Line Bursts Inside Allegheny General HospitalAllegheny General Hospital is working on repairs after a 3-inch water line burst, flooding parts of the hospital.
Missing Nurse Whose Body Was Found In Ohio River Had DrownedAn autopsy shows a Pittsburgh nurse who went missing after leaving a bar with friends in December had drowned.
Salvation Army Co-Workers Reunite After Kidney Transplant, Both Doing WellIt has been nearly a month since a Salvation Army employee gave a co-worker a second chance at life.
FBI Investigating Johnson & Johnson Over MorcellatorsThe FBI is now investigating Johnson & Johnson over a device used to treat thousands of women for a common problem.
Man Rescued After Falling 25 Feet Over West View HillsideA man was taken to the hospital after falling down a hillside in West View Wednesday afternoon.
Salvation Army Employees Doing Well After Kidney Transplant SurgeryIt was a big day for two Salvation Army employees. Kate Esker and Mike Riemer both underwent surgery at Allegheny General Hospital on Tuesday, and are recovering well. Esker donated a kidney to Riemer.
Woman Crushed, Suffers Broken Back While Attending Kenny Chesney ConcertA mother of three has a broken back after attending Saturday night's Kenny Chesney concert at Heinz Field.
Smoking Policy Ignites Controversy Between Hospital Employees, NeighborsA controversy has been ignited over people lighting up near Allegheny General Hospital.
New MS Treatment Giving Hope To PatientsThere's a new treatment for MS patients who've tried everything and have yet to find something that works for them.