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New Device Breathing Optimism Into Future Of Medical Testing

A new generation of diagnostic tools may soon be able to sniff out all sorts of diseases using your breath, including various cancers, liver disease, kidney failure, diabetes, asthma and tuberculosis.

09/18/2014

American Lung Association To Release 2013 “State Of The Air” Report

The Pittsburgh region’s grade in the American Lung Association’s “State of the Air” report is not as good.

04/23/2013

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Best Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of The Winter In Pittsburgh

While the promise of spring is hopefully close, many Pittsburghers find it best to celebrate winter until “April showers officially give way to May flowers.” Here are the best ways to celebrate the last few weeks of winter in Pittsburgh.

03/02/2013

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Local Air Quality Improves, Still Long Way To Go

There are some new statistics out about the air we breathe in Pittsburgh. The American Lung Association just released its “State of the Air” report.

04/25/2012

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Health Department Finds Pittsburgh’s Air Pollution Rating Flawed

The American Lung Association says our area is one of the most polluted in the nation, but local health officials say the findings are flawed.

04/27/2011

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