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E-Cigarette Maker Pulling Products, Eliminating Social Media Accounts As Public Health Crisis Worsens For TeensMany teenagers seem to believe vaping is safe, even with more and more medical evidence saying otherwise.
Merril Hoge Searches For CTE Answers With His New BookFormer Steelers running back Merril Hoge is on a quest to find answers for CTE.
'She's Finally Cancer-Free': 2-Year-Old Cancer Patient Meets 30-Year-Old Living Organ Donor Who Saved Her LifeA man who donated part of his liver to save a child's life met her in person for the very first time at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
UPMC Children's Hospital Researchers Working On 'Groundbreaking' Procedure To Cure DiabetesThirty million Americans are living with diabetes and hoping someday to be cured. That day could come sooner than expected, thanks to a team of researchers at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Government Crackdown Prompts Major E-Cigarette Manufacturer To Suspend Sales Of Some ProductsThe country’s leading manufacturer of e-cigarettes is suspending some sales on its most popular products.
New Treatment Offers Hope For Those Suffering From Excessive SweatingIdentical twins Jocelyn and Haley Lehotsky have the same embarrassing problem -- they sweat too much.
Clinically Dead Veteran Miraculously Wakes UpA Wisconsin veteran was declared clinically dead. But then he woke up.
Blood Pressure Drug Recall Expands Again Due To Potential Cancer-Causing ChemicalThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration says another heart medicine is being voluntarily recalled after tests showed that it was tainted with a potential cancer-causing chemical.
CDC: Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Raw Turkey Sickens More Than 150More than 150 illnesses from a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products have been reported across the country, including in Pennsylvania.
Free Health Screenings Offered At Homewood YMCA, Gift Cards Offered For ParticipationOperation Better Block is hosting a free health screening event on Saturday morning at the Homewood-Brushton YMCA.
New Study Reveals Connections Between DNA & Reactions To MedicationEveryone reacts differently to medication; now there's a way to figure out if you're taking not only the right medication, but also the right amount.
Pa. Dept. Of Health Warns Of Hepatitis A OutbreakThe Pennsylvania Department of Health is warning about a Hepatitis A outbreak in our region.