Angie’s List: Protecting Your Dog From The New Flu StrainA new strain of flu is affecting thousands of dogs all over the country. At least six in the Chicago area have died.
Beards Are Back In Style, But Can They Be A Health Hazard?From close-cropped, to slightly fuller ones, facial hair is back in style. But, is something as innocent as a beard, also a health hazard?
7 Flu Deaths Reported, Officials Expect More This SeasonWe are only halfway through flu season and seven deaths have already been reported in Allegheny County.
Health Dept. Issuing Warnings For Flu ShotsMedical 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.
Penguins’ Downie & Greiss Diagnosed With Mumps, Sutter Tests NegativeAdd forward Steve Downie and goaltender Thomas Greiss to the list of Pittsburgh Penguins dealing with the mumps.
ACHD Recommends Flu Shots With Reported Cases RisingThe Allegheny County Health Department has a holiday gift idea for the holiday season – a flu shot.
Pens: Downie, Sutter & Greiss Being Tested For MumpsThe Penguins are in Florida to take on the Panthers tonight, but three players have been sent home early to be tested for the mumps.
Pens: Maatta Positive For Mumps, Greiss & Bortuzzo TestedAnother Penguins player has gotten the mumps.
Penguins: Crosby To Miss 2 Games As PrecautionSidney Crosby will miss the next two games as a precaution for the Mumps.
Over 100 In Pennsylvania Being Watched For EbolaPennsylvania health officials say three Pennsylvanians continue to show no signs of Ebola, after taking an Oct. 13 flight from Cleveland to Dallas with a nurse who later tested positive for the virus.
Rep. Murphy, Sen. Casey Discuss Handling Of Ebola CrisisAs concerns over Ebola continue to spread, Pennsylvania lawmakers are weighing in on how the virus is being handled.
3 Pennsylvanians Being Monitored In Ebola ProbeGov. Tom Corbett says three Pennsylvanians who were on a flight from Cleveland to Dallas with a nurse who tested positive for Ebola are being monitored in Texas and haven't been back home since the Monday trip.