Kristine Sorensen

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Music Therapy Program Helping To Improve Stress Levels In Adults, Kids

Music can make you cry, laugh, feel excited or angry. It’s a powerful medium that can be used as a tool if we know how to use it. Experts say music can improve our mood and even change behavior.

01/27/2015

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Consumer Reports: Super Snack Bars

The most overcrowded section of your grocery store these days may well be the snack bar aisle. Sales are on the rise with 20 percent of Americans saying they munch at least one bar a day, according to Mintel Market Research.

01/20/2015

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Winter Sports Are A Great Way To Burn Calories

KDKA’s Kristine Sorensen embraces the cold weather as a great way to burn calories.

01/09/2015

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Local Resorts Using New Method To Teach Beginners How To Ski

Skiing is a big winter sport, and with Hidden Valley and Seven Springs in our area it’s an easy and convenient activity.

01/08/2015

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Study: Moms May Have Stronger Connection With Dogs Than Previously Thought

There’s no question when we get a dog it feels like part of the family. Now, there’s evidence that bond with our dogs may be stronger than we even realized.

01/07/2015

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Consumers Reports Tests LED Light Bulbs

LED bulbs promise to last anywhere from 23 to 46 years and thanks to electronic circuitry and semi-conductor chips, they have the potential to do more than just turn on and off.

01/06/2015

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Lab-Grown Diamonds Cheaper, More Sustainable Option

It’s hard to deny the brilliance and beauty of diamonds.

01/02/2015

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New Charges Filed Against Man In Downtown Machete Attack

A man accused of attacking another man with a machete at a bus stop Downtown was in court Monday morning.

12/15/2014

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Consumer Reports: Best Places To Buy Electronics

From tablets to TVs to laptop computers, electronics are likely to be the hottest gifts this holiday season. Consumer Reports’ recent survey covering more than 42,000 electronics purchases can steer you to the best places to buy.

12/12/2014

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Consumer Reports Survey: 64% Say Outlets Offer Great Value

Consumer Reports has rated 53 of the biggest outlet stores for value and quality, based on a survey of almost 16,000 subscribers, and can help you bag the best bargains.

12/05/2014

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Motorists Stranded As Snow Continues To Fall In N.Y.

A lake-effect snow storm continues to batter cities along Lake Erie.

11/19/2014

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Dietician Separates Diet Boosters From Diet Busters

Whether you’re grocery shopping or eating out, choosing the best food for your diet isn’t always as simple as the lowest calorie count.

11/18/2014

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Theodora Polamalu: Polynesian Luau ‘A Celebration Of Charity’

Troy Polamalu has been out of the line-up since he was injured in the Steeler game Nov. 2, but he’s not going to miss the luau this Friday night to support his foundation.

11/12/2014

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Pittsburgh-Centric Movie Starring Will Smith A Boost To Local Economy

The hustle and bustle of Hollywood is right here in Pittsburgh.

10/27/2014

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Officials Warn Of Food Fraud, Say Labels Not Always Truthful

Eating healthy these days takes work.

10/17/2014

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