News of the new omicron variant comes as crushing disappointment to those of us who had hoped the pandemic would lift after the delta surge was over. And while the concerns are great, so is the uncertainty; KDKA's Andy Sheehan reports.
Uncertainty Surrounds New Omicron Variant: 'We Don't Have Answers Yet'News of the new omicron variant comes as crushing disappointment to those of us who had hoped the pandemic would lift after the delta surge was over. And while the concerns are great, so is the uncertainty; KDKA's Andy Sheehan reports.
What You Need To Know About The Omicron VariantWhile no cases of the Omicron variant have been detected in the United States, it's important to stay prepared. KDKA's Bryant Reed has more.
Allegheny County Reports Nearly 900 New COVID-19 CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 892 new COVID-19 cases and eight additional death.
Eye On Health: Medicare EnrollmentIn this week's Eye On Health, PTL's David Highfield talks with Lee Phillips, the director of Customer Experience at Highmark, about exploring your options before Medicare enrollment.
Allegheny County Reports 3-Day Total Of 1,569 New CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 1,569 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths over the past 72 hours.
Eye On Health: Lung Cancer Awareness MonthPTL's Mikey Hood is chatting with Dr. Jeffrey Mueller, of AHN Cardiothoracic Imaging, about Lung Cancer Awareness Month.
Diabetes Dangers (Pt. 2)As younger demographics are starting to see an increased risk for diabetes, it will call for lifestyle changes. KDKA's John Shumway has more.
Diabetes Dangers (Pt. 1)As National Diabetes Awareness Month kicks off, doctors say they're seeing an increase in younger patients. So, how can this be avoided? KDKA's John Shumway has the story.
Time Change Impacts (Pt. 2)As we jump back to standard time, getting to sleep and staying asleep can be a struggle. KDKA's John Shumway has tips on how you can get a good night's sleep.
Time Change Impacts (Pt. 1)This weekend, we fall back one hour as we revert to standard time from daylight saving time, and that can have an impact on our bodies. KDKA's John Shumway has more about the health aspect of it all.
Dr. Marlene Boas: Reflect, Realign, ResolveCertified life coach Dr. Marlene Boas has some tips to help us get through the busy holiday season.
Allegheny County Reports 425 New COVID-19 CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 425 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death.
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved For Kids (Pt. 2)As children are now given the green light to get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination, what is fact and what is fiction? KDKA's John Shumway has more.
Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved For Kids (Pt. 1)With the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine approved for children 5-11, parents have questions about what to expect. KDKA's John Shumway spoke with AHN Dr. Jennifer Preiss about what they need to know.
Transformation Tuesday: Eating Better During The HolidaysIn this month's Transformation Tuesday, wellness and fitness expert Jackie Hale is giving us some tips on eating health during the holidays.
New COVID-19 Testing Sites To Open In Fayette Co., Somerset Co.If you're looking to get tested for COVID-19, there will soon be new options in Fayette County and Somerset County.
Allegheny County Reports 472 New Coronavirus CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 472 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths.
Eye On Health: AHN Wexford Breast Cancer Treatment ProgramPTL's Celina Pompeani visit the new AHN Wexford facility to learn more about their breast cancer treatment program.
Moderna Working On Getting EUA For COVID-19 Vaccination For KidsAs the FDA considers emergency use authorization for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccination in children, Moderna is working toward the same goal for their COVID-19 vaccination. KDKA's Lindsay Ward has more.
FDA To Vote On EUA For Pfizer's COVID Vaccine For KidsToday, an FDA advisory panel is expected to vote on giving Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccination emergency use authorization in kids ages 5-11. KDKA's Lindsay Ward has more.
Allegheny County Reports 3-Day Total Of 989 New COVID-19 CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 989 new COVID-19 cases and 11 additional deaths over the past three days.
Local Pediatricians Offer Health Advice For Trick-Or-Treating This HalloweenLocal pediatricians are offering advice to families celebrating Halloween.
Butler VA To Hold Walk-In Clinic For Veterans And Employees To Get Vaccine Booster ShotsStarting on Tuesday, the Butler VA is holding a walk-in clinic for veterans and employees to get COVID-19 vaccine booster shots.
Hundreds Expected At Free Dental ClinicHundreds of people are expected at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center this weekend for the Mission of Mercy free dental clinic.