Transplant Patient Who Contracted Fungal Infection At UPMC Hospital DiesAnother UPMC transplant patient has died.
Boston Hospital Becomes World Leader In Lyme Disease TreatmentAccording to the CDC there are about 300,000 new cases of Lyme disease in the United States every year and some go on to develop chronic symptoms.
Explaining The Dreaded Superbug Found In Pennsylvania WomanIn Pennsylvania, a so-called "superbug."
Study: Asthma More Common In Pittsburgh Children Than National AverageHow common is asthma among area school children? Higher than the national average.
CDC: Zika Definitely Causes Severe Birth DefectsConfirming the worst fears of many pregnant women in the United States and Latin America, U.S. health officials said Wednesday there is no longer any doubt the Zika virus causes babies to be born with abnormally small heads and other severe brain defects.
Health Officials Confirm First Case Of Zika In West VirginiaWest Virginia health officials say the first case of the Zika virus has been reported in the state.
Dept. Of Health Confirms 6 Cases Of Zika Virus In Pa.The number of Zika virus cases in Pennsylvania continues to rise for the third week in a row.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Updates Zika Situation At Board MeetingAt the Allegheny County Health Department Board of Health meeting, a timely topic was on the agenda Wednesday - Zika virus.
CDC: All Woman Of Child-Bearing Age Shouldn’t Drink Unless They're On Birth ControlThe newest recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control is that all women of child-bearing age should not drink alcohol unless they’re taking birth control.
United, American Offering Refunds For Travel To Zika AreasTwo major U.S. airlines are offering refunds to passengers worried about the Zika virus outbreak in many tropical countries.
NTSB Wants Blood Alcohol Limit For Driving LoweredThe National Transportation Safety Board wants the blood alcohol limit for driving lowered from .08 to .05.
Criminal Investigation Underway At Chipotle Chipotle says it has been served with a federal grand jury subpoena as part of a criminal investigation tied to a norovirus outbreak this summer at one of its restaurants in California.