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Expert Explains How To Recognize Melanoma And Prevent It

With pool season kicking off this weekend, experts say it’s a good time to remind everyone about sun safety.

05/23/2014

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Recalled Beef May Have Been Sent To Several Pittsburgh-Area Stores

Federal food safety officials say ground beef recalled by a Detroit business may have been sent to stores in 10 states.

05/23/2014

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Doctors Offer Tips On How To Prevent Lyme Disease

The ticks are out, hear what you can do to prevent Lyme disease.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/22/2014

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Some Turning To IV Therapy To Treat Hangovers

Instead of taking aspirin, some people are turning to IV therapy to cure a hangover.

05/21/2014

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May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.

05/19/2014

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Doctor Breaks Down Pros And Cons Of DIY Dermatology

People will try all kinds of things on their skin for acne, spots, rashes and stings.

05/16/2014

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Two-Wheeled Commuters Fill Market Square For “Bike To Work Day”

Bicycles packed Market Square Friday morning as dozens of people took part in Bike to Work Day.

05/16/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

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Experts: Sleep Positions Could Impact Overall Health

When it’s time to get some shut-eye, you already know to darken the room, power down electronics, and turn in at the same time each night. However, could your sleep position undo all your good work?

05/15/2014

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Local Man Remaining Positive While Waiting For Heart Transplant

A 51-year-old man we’ve been following as he waits for a heart transplant is still hoping and praying for that call.

05/15/2014

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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Offers New Treatment For Depression

To treat depression, people usually take pills.

05/13/2014

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New Dentistry Techniques Tackle More Than Just Your Teeth

Your dentist appointment — certainly not the most delightful experience.

05/12/2014

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Allegheny County Health Dept. Investigating Measles Case

Officials with the Allegheny County Health Department who are investigating after a resident was diagnosed with measles are urging anyone who may have been exposed to report it.

05/08/2014

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Colin Dunlap: If I Can Do It, You Can Do It

Listen, this column space is generally reserved for an exploration into topics about the sports world; I use it mostly to relay to you thoughts about the Pirates, Steelers, Penguins or other relevant happenings in such a realm. Today, we’re going in a different direction. Just because, well, because.

93-7 The Fan–05/04/2014

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New Report Says Back Injuries On The Rise For Young Athletes

Youth sports are a whole different ballgame from when most parents were in school.

05/02/2014

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