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Allergies

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New Treatment Could Provide Relief From Peanut Allergies

You’ll never find Luke Fabsiak going for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich after school.

05/20/2013

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Pittsburgh’s Asthma Epidemic

The number of people with asthma is on the rise.

05/07/2013

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Eating Boogers To Boost Your Immune System

Don’t blame us, it’s science. At least according to a one doctor.

05/02/2013

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Fighting Vs. Fueling Allergies With Food

Spring allergies are in full bloom and you may already be taking medicines to prevent or treat symptoms. But is there anything else you can take?

04/25/2013

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High-Tech Inhaler Uses GPS, WiFi To Keep Allergy Diary

Duffy Minges never leaves her home without her asthma inhaler.

04/10/2013

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Animal Expert Helps With Allergy Concerns

Dr. Mike Hutchinson is here to help you with all your animal questions.

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Allergy Season Will Hit Hard Once Weather Warms Up

Allergy season may be starting early in other parts of the country, but with the recent cold weather, that may not be the case here.

03/23/2013

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Pa. School Asks Students To Cut Back On Axe Body Spray

An eastern Pennsylvania high school wants its students to cut back on the body spray.

03/20/2013

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Moms Launch Petition To Rid Dyes From Kraft Macaroni And Cheese

Kraft is taking some heat after two food bloggers from North Carolina started a petition to stop them from using dyes in their macaroni and cheese.

KDKA-TV–03/08/2013

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Skip Allergy Shots With New Alternative Treatment

Getting stuck at the allergist?

02/26/2013

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Fall Season Typically A Busy Time For Mold Allergies

This is a bad time of year for 11-year-old Connor Duran. “Really hard to breathe, and run, and move,” Duran, of Robinson, describes. “I usually take my inhaler before practice. Last year at this time, I actually wasn’t able to play football.

10/15/2012

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Allergy Sufferers Face Long Season In Pittsburgh

Spring time is usually when the trees start to bud followed by a runny nose, an itchy throat and itchy eyes. All of these symptoms set in earlier this year due to the mild winter.

05/22/2012

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Eyes And Your Health

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but for doctors, they can actually be windows for something else: your health.

05/11/2012

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Some Drugs Could Become Available Over-The-Counter

The Food and Drug Administration is considering making some common prescription medicines non-prescription. These would include drugs for high cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, certain infections, migraines, asthma and allergies.

05/01/2012

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New Experimental Drug To Prevent Male Pattern Baldness

Going bald is on the mind of a lot of men. A protein in the scalp called PGD2 (prostaglandin D2) may be part of the problem.

03/22/2012

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