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Pittsburgh Man Waiting Patiently For Heart Transplant

Some 70 patients are now waiting for heart transplants in the Pittsburgh area.

01/13/2014

Beaver County, Conway, sick dog, Police Chief Anthony Blum

Drug-Resistant Bacteria Becoming A Problem In Pets

It’s been said that too much medicine creates strains of drug-resistant bacteria. However, it’s not just a problem for people. It’s a problem for pets, too.

10/28/2013

Generic Farm

Pig Virus Spreads To US, Threatens Pork Prices

Pork prices may be on the rise in the next few months because of a new virus that has migrated to the U.S, killing piglets in 15 states at an alarming rate in facilities where it has been reported.

KDKA-TV–07/10/2013

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Movie Review: World War Z

World War Z is the latest movie in a long line of films featuring the zombie genre. It’s based on the apocalyptic horror novel by Max Brooks called, “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War.”

06/19/2013

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Several Viruses, Not Just Flu, Making People Sick

The flu season may be peaking about now, but that’s not the only bug making the rounds this winter. In fact, there are several viruses making people sick.

01/17/2013

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Respiratory Illness Runs Rampant

If you’re coughing and stuffy, you aren’t alone. Doctors are getting pummeled by cases like this.

01/04/2013

FBI Issues DNS Changer Malware Warning

A virus could knock tens or even hundreds of thousands of computers offline this summer.

07/06/2012

Virus Threatens Internet Access

About 500,000 computers could lose Internet access on Monday, July 9, because of a virus. To see if your computer will be affected, the Better Business Bureau has outlined a few steps to follow.

07/03/2012

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Penn State Research May Show Promising Cancer Cure

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Penn State’s Dr Craig Meyers about his cancer killing virus.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/28/2011