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7 Flu Deaths Reported, Officials Expect More This Season

We are only halfway through flu season and seven deaths have already been reported in Allegheny County.

01/13/2015

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Allegheny Co. Health Department: Number Of Flu Cases Rises To 2,300

The Allegheny County Health Department says 2,300 flu cases have now been reported.

01/07/2015

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Doctors Say Flu Shot Still Worth It

The Centers for Disease Control says 43 states, including Pennsylvania, are facing high or widespread flu activity.

01/05/2015

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Health Dept. Issuing Warnings For Flu Shots

Medical Epidemiologist Kristen Mertz from the Allegheny County Health Department says officials are putting out the warning now in hopes that those who haven’t already gotten their flu shot this season will get one and soon.

01/03/2015

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New Study Shows Men Hit Harder By Flu Than Women

The next time a guy you know gets the flu, you may want to show him a little more sympathy than you normally would.

12/31/2014

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Officials: Flu Activity Widespread In Pennsylvania

Health authorities say flu activity is widespread in Pennsylvania, meaning it’s affecting at least half the regions of the state.

12/27/2014

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Anonymous Donor Gives $50K For Cancer Patient’s Treatment

Matt Klutka thinks he’s a lucky man even though he’s been fighting cancer for a year.

12/14/2014

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Health Officials Warn Number Of Whooping Cough Cases Going Up

Health officials are sending out warnings after the number of Whooping Cough cases has doubled the yearly average.

12/11/2014

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Bravo Pet Foods Recalled After Salmonella Contamination

Some chicken and turkey Bravo pet foods are being recalled for possible salmonella contamination.

09/29/2014

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Legionella Found In Sharpsburg Senior High Rise Building

One person was sickened by Legionella found in the water of a senior high rise building in Sharpsburg.

11/19/2013

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Man Found By Relative After Falling, Spending 2 Days On Floor

An elderly man too weak to get up, spent days on the floor after he fell and wasn’t able to call for help.

11/18/2013

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Doctor Stresses Importance Of Flu Shots As Flu Season Looms

Dr. Kevin Wong the President of the PA Academy of Family Physicians joined the KDKA Morning News to discuss the importance of flu vaccines.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/22/2013

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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Many Still Coming Down With Influenza B

Think March is too late for the flu? One pediatrician has still been seeing many infected patients.

03/19/2013

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Allegheny Co. Hit Hardest By Flu In The State

Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health released its latest numbers on flu activity in the state.

01/22/2013

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