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Spezza To Return To Sens Lineup For Game 3 Against Pens

Jason Spezza doesn’t have much time to return to form if the Ottawa Senators want to extend their season.

05/18/2013

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New Pictures In Motion Technique Helping Back Pain Sufferers

Like many Americans, Patrick Overking had so much back pain, he couldn’t walk.

KDKA-TV–02/25/2013

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Snyder Likely Out For the Season

The back injury to Chris Snyder is worse than first thought. The Pirates just announced that Snyder sustained a disc herniation at the L5-S1 level last night during the game. Chris has elected to have […]

KDKA-TV–06/09/2011

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Gov. Corbett Undergoes Successful Surgery

Gov. Tom Corbett has been reinstated as governor after undergoing successful back surgery.

05/16/2011

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Governor To Undergo Back Surgery At Local Hospital

Officials at the governor’s office say Gov. Tom Corbett will undergo back surgery at a Pittsburgh hospital early next week. According to a news release from the governor’s office, the surgery will be performed Monday morning at Allegheny General Hospital to treat spinal stenosis.

05/13/2011

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Bishop Zubik Home From The Hospital

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The head of Pittsburgh’s Catholic Diocese is now out of the hospital following back surgery. Bishop David Zubik underwent surgery at UPMC Mercy Hospital last week to repair two bulging discs. During […]

01/11/2011

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Bishop Zubik Recovering From Back Surgery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — All the souls at St. Mary during noontime Mass remembered their shepherd Thursday. “I think he would be very disappointed in us if he thought we were fearful and worried because he […]

KDKA-TV–01/06/2011

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Bishop Zubik Talks Back Surgery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — He is the leader of some 700,000 Catholics in our region, but reluctantly Bishop David Zubik will undergo surgery Thursday that will put him on the sidelines for a month’s time. “I […]

KDKA-TV–01/05/2011