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What’s That Sound? Mt. Pleasant Gets New Tornado Warning System

Westmoreland County has had more than its share of weather and natural disasters over the years.

03/18/2014

OSU Offering Self-Administered Alzheimer’s Test Online

As many get older, the possibility of developing Alzheimer’s Disease is a concern for some.

01/13/2014

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Test For Alzheimer’s Disease

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – With more and more people being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease, doctors say it’s critical to identify problems with memory and thinking as soon as possible. A simple test could help spot the […]

01/13/2014

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How Accurate Are Blood Pressure Machine Readings?

We’ve all seen them; maybe you use them, those blood pressure machines in drugs stores or supermarkets. But how accurate are the readings they give you?

11/22/2013

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New Test May Better Predict Breast Cancer Recurrence

Can breast cancer recurrence be predicted? Typically doctors use tumor size, spread, and what it looks like under the microscope.

09/19/2013

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DIRDT: Checking Back In With The Pocket Hose

It’s one of our most popular “Does It Really Do That” segments, the pocket hose.

07/12/2013

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New Study Focuses On Autism, Development Of Language Skills

Niko Stevens loves playing with his big brother, Shawn. Niko is 3. He is autistic and doesn’t speak.

05/29/2013

National Alcohol Screening Day Information

Today is National Alcohol Screening Day. It’s an annual event to raise public awareness about alcohol-related health concerns.

04/11/2013

The Wanted Play What’s That Song? – Part 1

We put their music love to the test when the guys were in NYC, playing a backstage game of What’s That Song? Here’s what happened in the first round.

01/18/2013

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Innovative Anemia Test Requires No Needles

Anemia is the most common blood disorder and causes symptoms of weakness, fatigue, poor concentration, irritability, and decreased appetite. Now, there’s a breakthrough, non-invasive way to test for it and it requires no needles.

08/14/2012

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At-Home Test Can Aid In Sleep Apnea Diagnosis

Sleep disorders are disturbingly common in the United States as one in 10 people suffer from sleep apnea alone.

05/22/2012

Simply Frugal Living

Andria Alexander, a mom of two, is helping KDKA Consumer Editor Susan Koeppen test name brand versus generic cleaning products.

02/23/2012

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Rinsing Money Down The Drain? Name Brand Vs. Generic Cleaning Products

Americans spend $9.7 billion a year on household cleaning supplies. That’s a lot of money. But do you need to clean out your wallet to clean your house?

02/23/2012

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Does It Really Do That: The Ove Glove

Does It Really Do That? The Ove Glove Gets Put To The Test

07/19/2010

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Does It Really Do That: Turbo Snake

With young Brianna around the house, Carole Stroup says there’s one room that’s especially tough to keep clean – the bathroom. And while she’s tried chemicals like Drano, she’s never seen anything like the Turbo Snake.

04/19/2010

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