New Medical Marijuana Laws Offer Help For Some, Big Bucks For OthersNew medical marijuana laws promise help for some suffering from illness. It also has the potential to be quite lucrative.
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.
16 Being Tested In Allegheny Co. For Zika VirusState health officials have released the latest numbers on the Zika virus as concerns continue to grow globally.
Pa. Health Dept.: 2 Woman Test Positive For Zika VirusHealth officials are confirming the first cases of the Zika virus in Pennsylvania.
WHO Declares Zika Virus An International EmergencyThe World Health Organization has announced that the explosive spread of the Zika virus in the Americas is an "extraordinary event" that merits being declared an international emergency.
UPMC: Transplant Operations To Resume ImmediatelyOfficials with UPMC say they are resuming operations of their transplant program after a mold problem forced them to suspend it earlier this month.
CDC Investigators Looking Into UPMC Mold OutbreakInvestigators with the Centers for Disease Control are in Pittsburgh today, looking into a mold outbreak at UPMC.
State Health Department Releases Alarming Lyme Disease StatisticsWith more attention being paid to Lyme disease, the State Department of Health released some alarming new statistics today.
Gov.-Elect Wolf Names Picks To Lead Human Resources, Health DepartmentsGov.-elect Tom Wolf says he will name a top Maryland state official as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and a former northeastern Pennsylvania hospital official as his secretary of the Department of Health.
Enterovirus D68 Case Confirmed In SW PennsylvaniaThe Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed the first case of Enterovirus D68 in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Waiting On Testing Of Possible EV-D68 CasesTwo area schools notified parents Thursday they had students with confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68, or EV68.
Doctor Separates Enterovirus Facts From Hype There is a lot of hype and speculation surrounding the Enterovirus D68, so the KDKA Afternoon News looks to help set the record straight.