Flu Cases Are On The Rise In Allegheny CountyLocal health officials say the number of flu cases has spiked in recent days, and this could be just the beginning.
Pa. Opens Up Registry, Patients To Receive Medical Marijuana Within 6 MonthsPennsylvanians are closer to being able to get marijuana to help treat their medical conditions as the state is launching its patient and caregiver registry.
Medical Marijuana Grower Gets Green Light In PennsylvaniaA licensed grower and processor of medical marijuana in western Pennsylvania is the first with state approval to begin operating.
State Health Department Grants Medical Marijuana Dispensary PermitsThe state Department of Health granted 27 medical marijuana dispensary permits Thursday, and five of them went to local companies.
Medical Marijuana Licensing Draws Hundreds Of ApplicantsRegulators say Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program remains on schedule after hundreds of applications poured in from those who want to grow, process and dispense the drug.
Pennsylvania School Rules Require Vaccinations Within 5 DaysNew Pennsylvania Department of Health rules require school students to be fully vaccinated within five days of the beginning of the school year.
Health Department Working With Penn State On Mumps CasesThe Pennsylvania Department of Health is investigating mumps cases on Penn State University's main campus.
Pennsylvania Advances Rules Under New Medical Marijuana LawPennsylvania moved a few steps closer to setting up a medical marijuana program on Tuesday.
Life-Saving Narcan Distributed to 128 Pennsylvania High Schools128 public high schools in Pennsylvania have been provided with free Narcan, a life-saving nasal spray that reverses the effects of opioid overdose.
Pennsylvania IDs Its First Case Of Sexually Transmitted ZikaOn Thursday, the Department of Health announced that Pennsylvania has reported its first case of Zika virus infection by sexual transmission.
People Urged To Take Precautions During Summer's 1st Dangerous Heat WaveA "dangerous heat wave" is moving through Pennsylvania this weekend.
Department Of Health Distributes Zika Prevention Kits For Pregnant WomenThe Pennsylvania Department of Health launched an initiative aimed at protecting citizens from the Zika virus.