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Pa. Health Department Investigating Multiple Cases Of Rare Cancer In Washington Co.The Pennsylvania Department of Health is now investigating a potential cancer cluster in Washington County.
Severe Spring Allergy Symptoms Expected Because Of Pittsburgh's Heavy RainsIf you are an allergy sufferer and find your symptoms unbearable, experts say compared to other areas of the country, allergens in Pittsburgh are more significant.
WWE Executives Donate $1 Million To Children's Hospital For One-Of-A-Kind Treatment RoomA ribbon cutting ceremony will be held Thursday afternoon to commemorate a $1 million gift from WWE Chief Branding Officer Stephanie McMahon and Executive Vice President Paul "Triple H" Levesque.
Baby Cough Syrup Recalled Over Possible Bacteria ContaminationA baby cough syrup sold at Dollar General stores across the country has been recalled due to a possible bacteria contamination.
Lawsuit: Doctor Operated On Wrong Kidney, Causing Permanent Health ProblemsA Tennessee woman claims a doctor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center operated on the wrong kidney, causing her permanent health problems.
New Medication Showing Promise For New Moms Suffering From Postpartum DepressionA new medication, which is given using an IV, is showing promising results for new moms suffering from postpartum depression.
Kale Joins 'Dirty Dozen' List Of Fruits And Vegetables Most Likely To Contain PesticidesKale, that popular green of the health conscious consumer, has joined the list of 12 fruits and vegetables with the most pesticide residues, according to a new report.
Experts: Sleep Aids Hurting, Not Helping Teens Needing A Good Night's SleepA potentially dangerous trend is growing among teens looking for a good night’s sleep.
Deaths From Dementia Have More Than Doubled In US, Report SaysDementia not only affects memory and quality of life, it can be fatal.
New Post-Pancreas Surgery Treatment Could Help Avoid ComplicationsAfter a fall down a hill and getting whacked in the lower chest with a tree branch, Bruce Reitman's pancreas became chronically inflamed.
Nationwide Medical Scam Could Drive Up Health Insurance CostsA new scam that's going around could drive up your health insurance costs.
UPMC Officials Break Ground On New Vision And Rehabilitation TowerA groundbreaking Thursday morning marked the beginning of construction on UPMC's new Vision and Rehabilitation Tower.