Emergency Medicine Doctor Says Self-Driving Ambulances Could Soon Be RealityUber is testing self-driving cars in Pittsburgh. But cars are one thing. What about self-driving ambulances?
Hundreds 'Step Forward' To Raise Money For Parkinson's TreatmentHundreds of people gathered in Highland Park for the sixth annual Step Forward Pittsburgh.
Some Employees Oppose New Transgender Policy At Forbes HospitalThere some dissent over a policy at Forbes Hospital that is now allowing a transgender employee to use the women's facilities.
Weight Loss Balloon Trial Helping Some Western Pa. Patients Get ResultsSherry Vukman took part in a clinical trial involving weight loss balloons offered through the Allegheny Health Network.
Allegheny Health Network Asks To Be Removed From Pokémon Go LocationsAllegheny Health Network is putting a stop to Pokémon Go players wandering into their hospitals before things go too far.
Some Area Hospitals Receive Below Average Ranks In New ReportThe Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released new ratings for local hospitals and several received below average marks.
Doctor Issues Warning As Region Braces For Heat WaveToday begins a stretch of 90 or 90-plus degree days, entering us in an official heat wave.
Exploring Pros & Cons Of New Type 2 Diabetes DrugsThere are three new drugs for type 2 diabetes. and they work differently than previous diabetes medications.
Allegheny General Hospital Expands Testing For Legionella BacteriaA Pittsburgh hospital has expanded testing for the bacteria that cause Legionnaire's disease after finding it in two water tanks earlier this month.
State Fines 2 Health Systems For Illegally Dumping WasteThe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has fined two health systems for illegally dumping medical waste in a landfill.
Legionella Bacteria Found At Allegheny General HospitalThe Legionella bacteria were found in two tests earlier this month at Allegheny General Hospital.
Jail Healthcare Costing Taxpayers MillionsTreating jail inmates at local hospitals is costing taxpayers millions. Is it time for a change?