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CBD Taking Treatments To New Level At Spas, Wellness CentersSome Pittsburgh-area spas and wellness centers are now using CBD to take treatments to a new level.
W. Va. Health Officials Planning Taking Measles Precautions Ahead Of World Scout JamboreeWest Virginia state health officials and Boy Scout leaders say they're preparing for the possibility that some children may bring measles to the World Scout Jamboree this summer.
'Like A Veil Lifted Up In Front Of Me': Patients Struggling With Depression Find Relief In Magnetic Stimulation TreatmentFor many people who struggle with depression, medication just doesn't work, but a treatment now offered in Pittsburgh is helping people improve.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept.: 2 Additional Measles Cases ReportedThe Allegheny County Health Department says two additional measles cases have been reported in the county.
Measles Cases Continue To Climb In U.S., Top 800 For YearU.S. health officials say this year's count of measles cases has surpassed 800, a growing tally that is already the nation's highest in 25 years.
W. Va. Joining Pilot Program To Create Ratings System For Addiction Treatment ProgramsWest Virginia will be part of a national pilot project to create a rating system to judge the quality of the state's addiction treatment programs.
People Line Up At Measles Vaccination Clinic Hosted By Allegheny Co. Heath Dept.The Allegheny County Health Department hosted a measles vaccination clinic in Homewood Wednesday.
Student Who Sued Over Chickenpox Policy Comes Down With The IllnessThe high school senior who went to court after he was barred from playing basketball because he wasn’t vaccinated against chickenpox has come down with the illness, his lawyer said Tuesday.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Contacts Employees Possibly Exposed To Measles, Warns Public Of Long-Term ComplicationsThe Allegheny County Health Department is taking a proactive approach to get people vaccinated after the recent measles outbreak.
New Lapiplasty Treatment Helping Bunion Sufferers Get Back On Their Feet FasterA new treatment for bunions is helping patients get back on their feet much faster.
Allegheny County Health Dept. Warns Of Additional Locations For Potential Measles ExposuresThe health department has new information on where Allegheny County residents may have been exposed to individuals who have been diagnosed with measles.
Pittsburgh Named One Of America's Filthiest CitiesPittsburgh is among the nation's filthiest cities, according to a new study.