'Children Can Die': UPMC Children’s Hospital Doctor Urges Parents To Get Kids Vaccinated After 50 Percent Drop In VisitsMany people stopped going to the doctor since the pandemic, and that has put many kids behind on their vaccines.
Could We See A 'Coronavirus Season' Like We Do For Flu?Every year around late fall, we start to see seasonal flu cases.
'I Do Worry About It': Health Officials Concerned About Resurgence Of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Amid Coronavirus PandemicHealth officials are worried about the resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Researchers Study Vaccine To Target Aggressive Form Of Breast CancerA team of researchers are studying a new anti-cancer vaccine that would help the body resist the return of an aggressive form of breast cancer.
ACHD Disputes Findings Of Study On Childhood VaccinationsThe Allegheny County Health Department is disputing the findings of a new study on non-medical exemptions from childhood vaccinations.
Actor Robert De Niro Concerned With Dangers Of Mercury In VaccinesRobert De Niro joined the "KDKA Morning News" to discuss his most important role, a concerned father.
Vaccine Expert: Pulling “Vaxxed” From Tribeca Film Festival Is Honorable Thing To DoDr. Paul Offit, of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, is a renowned vaccine expert.
Old Diseases Making A ComebackTuesday, officials say a parent reported that their child – a student at Ben Franklin Elementary School – had a scarlet fever.
Health Dept.: 2nd Measles Case A False AlarmAllegheny County health officials say a report of a second case of measles within the last month was a false alarm.
2nd Measles Case Under Investigation By Health Dept.The Allegheny County Health Department is investigating after a second person has come down with a suspected case of the measles this month.
Allegheny County Health Dept. Investigating Measles CaseOfficials with the Allegheny County Health Department who are investigating after a resident was diagnosed with measles are urging anyone who may have been exposed to report it.
Thousands Fill Light Of Life Mission For Thanksgiving DinnerThanksgiving day at Light of Life Mission is about more than just a meal.
Doctor Offers Advice On Various Flu Shot OptionsThere are so many different flu shot options this year, do you know which one might be best for you?
Vaccines That All Children Should HaveFamily & Sports Medicine Dr. Edward D. Snell from Cranberry Township joined KDKA's Rob Pratte Saturday morning to discuss what vaccines are important for children to have.
Local Pediatricians Refusing To See Non-Vaccinated PatientsDr. Wayne Yankus refuses to see patients unless they follow the government recommended immunization schedule. He says he's among a growing number of pediatricians who don't give parents the option of delaying child vaccines.