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Health Dept.: 2nd Measles Case A False Alarm

Allegheny County health officials say a report of a second case of measles within the last month was a false alarm.

05/30/2014

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2nd Measles Case Under Investigation By Health Dept.

The Allegheny County Health Department is investigating after a second person has come down with a suspected case of the measles this month.

05/24/2014

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Allegheny County Health Dept. Investigating Measles Case

Officials with the Allegheny County Health Department who are investigating after a resident was diagnosed with measles are urging anyone who may have been exposed to report it.

05/08/2014

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Thousands Fill Light Of Life Mission For Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving day at Light of Life Mission is about more than just a meal.

11/28/2013

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Doctor Offers Advice On Various Flu Shot Options

There are so many different flu shot options this year, do you know which one might be best for you?

11/05/2013

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Vaccines That All Children Should Have

Family & Sports Medicine Dr. Edward D. Snell from Cranberry Township joined KDKA’s Rob Pratte Saturday morning to discuss what vaccines are important for children to have.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/31/2013

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Local Pediatricians Refusing To See Non-Vaccinated Patients

Dr. Wayne Yankus refuses to see patients unless they follow the government recommended immunization schedule. He says he’s among a growing number of pediatricians who don’t give parents the option of delaying child vaccines.

11/02/2011

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Some Parents Still Wary Of Vaccines After Bogus Study

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Vaccines are down, measles are up and resources have been diverted away from studies that could have actually led somewhere. This was all started by so-called research that was all fraud. It’s […]

KDKA-TV–01/06/2011

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Whooping Cough Making A Comeback

Cases of whooping cough are at the highest levels since the 1950s. In California, it is the worst outbreak in 60 years with 10 deaths already. Contributing to this are children who aren’t fully immunized, […]

KDKA-TV–10/21/2010

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