Allegheny General Hospital

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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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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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Fallen Officer’s Parents Attend Organ Donor Awareness Event

April is Organ Donor Awareness Month. Today, people gathered at the Allegheny Courtyard Marriott to talk about the importance of organ donors.

04/01/2014

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Tree Worker Injured, Taken To Hospital With Chainsaw Blade In His Neck

A tree trimmer was seriously injured after being cut in the neck with a chainsaw.

03/31/2014

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FDA Approves Nerve-Stimulating Headband To Treat Migraines

Could a headband be a fix for migraines?

03/12/2014

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Medical Examiner: North Side Boy Dies From Bacterial Meningitis

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office says a 6-year-old North Side boy has died from bacterial meningitis.

03/06/2014

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Study: C-Section Babies More Likely To Have Adult Weight Issues

Abby Parkes needed a caesarean section to deliver her son, Lucas. It was a decision she did not take lightly.

02/27/2014

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Gov. Corbett Undergoes Successful Hernia Surgery

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is turning over the reins of power briefly to undergo hernia surgery in a Pittsburgh hospital.

02/27/2014

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1 Injured, Woman In Custody After Crafton Heights Shooting

One woman was injured and another was arrested following a shooting in Crafton Heights Monday morning.

02/17/2014

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Allegheny Health Teaming With Johns Hopkins

The Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network plans to announce “a formal affiliation” between the seven-hospital network and the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center in Baltimore.

01/22/2014

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$415K Given For Asthma Study Of Pittsburgh Kids

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Heinz Endowments has given researchers $415,000 to study whether asthma rates among Pittsburgh Public Schools students are as bad as school nurses say. As many as half of the district’s 26,000 […]

01/21/2014

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Radioactive Seeds Making Surgery More Efficient For Breast Cancer Patients

Doctors say radioactive seeds are making surgery more efficient for women with a small breast tumor.

01/15/2014

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Pittsburgh Man Waiting Patiently For Heart Transplant

Some 70 patients are now waiting for heart transplants in the Pittsburgh area.

01/13/2014

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Doctors Offer Tips For Warding Off Frostbite, Hypothermia During Cold Snap

With temperatures plummeting into the single digits in the Pittsburgh area, doctors say a combination of knowledge and common sense can go a long way to keeping you out of the emergency room.

01/02/2014

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2 Skiers Injured At Seven Springs

Two skiers were injured at Seven Springs ski resort in Somerset County today.

01/01/2014

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