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Does My Health Insurance Work Outside Of The United States?

Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.

03/20/2014

Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?

Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.

03/20/2014

How Do I Choose A Doctor?

Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.

02/26/2014

Where Can I Get Care?

Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.

02/23/2014

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Police: Pa. Man Assaults Dentist With Tire Iron Over Tooth

A northwestern Pennsylvania man must stand trial on charges that he assaulted his dentist with a tire iron after the doctor prescribed antibiotics instead of pulling the man’s tooth.

02/07/2014

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Expert Tips On How To Identify Frostbite

The “Red Door” on Stanwix Street is the oldest service St. Mary of Mercy Church provides to those in need.

01/06/2014

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New Medication Option For Women At High Risk For Breast Cancer

Susan Talbert does not have breast cancer, but she is at high risk of getting the disease.

12/13/2013

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Downtown Commuters, School Kids Brave Cold Temperatures

The below freezing temperatures forced some school districts to delay the start of school today.

12/12/2013

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Trick To Staying Warm Could Be What You Eat

A local doctor says you should consider more than how you bundle up your children for a cold bus stop, but also when you feed them.

12/11/2013

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Duquesne University Doctor Develops New Cancer Treatment

It’s being called the first of its kind.

12/05/2013

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Doctor: Patients Are ‘Confused’ Over Healthcare

It seems like every week there is a new story about the affordable health care act, a new bill being proposed in Harrisburg, and the fight between UPMC and Highmark.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/14/2013

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Doctor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Patients To Go To Trial

A doctor accused of indecent assault and harassment against his patients will go to trial.

09/30/2013

Giant Eagle Offering Free Antibiotics

If you’re feeling under the weather, there’s still good news: you can get free antibiotics.

09/27/2013

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Longtime Ford City Doctor Accused Of Abusing Painkillers

For nearly 30 years, Dr. Terence Moore has practiced family medicine in ford city.

09/23/2013

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Doctor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Patients Faces New Charges

The list of charges against Dr. Raja Chakrapani got a little longer bit Monday when the Fox Chapel doctor was arraigned on new charges of indecent assault and harassment against patients in two of his offices.

09/23/2013

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