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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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Man Injured After Being Hit By Bus

A man suffered a severe leg injury when he walked into the side of a bus on Pittsburgh’s North Side.

12/13/2013

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Beechview Crash Leaves 2 Dead, 2 Injured

Two people were killed in an early Sunday morning accident in Beechview.

10/27/2013

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Two Shot, One Killed In North Side Bar Shooting

A man was shot and killed, and the suspect fled after a shooting at a North Side bar.

10/18/2013

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Student Shot, Injured At California U. Of PA

With homecoming just days away, the excitement at California University of Pennsylvania is eminent. But last night, excitement turned to fear, when a 20-year old student was shot at his off-campus apartment.

10/10/2013

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Doctors Warn Of Dangers Caused By Taking Too Much Tylenol

Acetaminophen, known commonly by brand name Tylenol, is in more than just Tylenol. It’s in NyQuil, Robitussin, Excedrin products and many others.

09/24/2013

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New Test May Better Predict Breast Cancer Recurrence

Can breast cancer recurrence be predicted? Typically doctors use tumor size, spread, and what it looks like under the microscope.

09/19/2013

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City Police Cmdr. Heading Back To Work After Crash

A Pittsburgh Police commander who was severely injured in a head-on crash last summer is heading back to work today.

09/16/2013

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Emergency Rooms Filling With School Children

For hospitals, the third week of September is one of the busiest weeks of the year.

09/10/2013

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Health Secretary In Pittsburgh To Promote Health Care For Uninsured

America’s Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in town on Tuesday with a message to 1.2 million Pennsylvanians without health insurance.

09/10/2013

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