Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease Outbreak At Summer School ProgramA summer school program for Pittsburgh Public Schools was disrupted by an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease; KDKA's Paul Martino reports.
Daughter Donates Part Of Her Liver To Her DadA man from West Virginia is recovering after his daughter donated part of her liver to him.
Officials To Spray 2 Pittsburgh Neighborhoods Due To West Nile ConcernsMosquitoes in two Pittsburgh neighborhoods have tested positive for West Nile virus; KDKA's John Shumway reports.
FDA-Approved Valve Treatment For COPD Seeing Positive ResultsA minimally-invasive treatment for COPD was just approved by the FDA, which is gaining traction; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Positive West Nile Virus Samples Found In 2 Pittsburgh NeighborhoodsMosquitoes in two Pittsburgh neighborhoods have tested positive for West Nile virus; KDKA's John Shumway reports.
Walmart Hosting Wellness Day For Vaccinations Ahead Of Back-To-SchoolWith school start-up just around the corner, many parents are thinking of those required immunizations for their kids, and Walmart is hosting a Wellness Day to help; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Reverses Health Network DecisionThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that Highmark Medicare Advantage members' access to the UPMC network will end by July 2019.
Do Beer Goggles Exist? Pitt Researchers Find Link Between Alcohol, AttractivenessA University of Pittsburgh psychology professor and graduate student compiled studies on alcohol’s effect on the brain in social settings.
New Generation Of Device Helps To Stop Seizures Before They StartLiving with epilepsy means living in fear of not if, but when the next seizure will hit. But, what if there was a way to alleviate some of that fear? KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
More Than 100 People Fall Ill From Parasite Possibly Linked To Salads At McDonald'sThe Illinois and Iowa health departments are investigating outbreaks of a parasite that causes intestinal illness and might be linked to McDonald's salads, both states said Thursday.
The Winning Plate: Adding Fruits & Veggies To Your DietNutrition consultant Leslie Bonci says now is the perfect time to change up your diet plan with fruits and vegetables in season!
Mission Of Mercy Hosting Free Dental Clinic At PPG Paints ArenaDentists filled the floor of PPG Paints Arena for a free pop-up dental clinic; KDKA's Meghan Schiller reports.
Weight-Loss Balloon Aims To Help Curb Global Obesity ProblemAn Allegheny County native has invented something he hopes will help battle a growing obesity epidemic around the world; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Strip DistrictA medical marijuana dispensary in the Strip District opened its doors to the public Tuesday; KDKA's David Highfield reports.
Researchers Find Polio Virus To Be Unexpected Ally In Fight Against Brain CancerAn unexpected ally has been discovered in the fight against brain cancer -- the polio virus, which is usually known for causing paralysis and death; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Groundbreaking Study Uses Brain's Own Patterns To Boost MemoryWhat if there was a way to boost memory based on your brain's own patterns? Researchers in North Carolina and California have found a way to do that; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Former Gov. Rendell Stops In Pittsburgh AreaFormer Gov. Ed Rendell was in Pittsburgh to kick off a civics contest for grade school children. It was his first public appearance in the area since announcing that he had Parkinson’s disease; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Children's Hospital Researches Investigating Lyme Disease Spike In Pittsburgh-AreaIt used to be rare in this area, but now it is commonplace -- the tick-borne, bacterial infection Lyme disease; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Allegheny General Hospital Utilizing Robots To Assist With Brain SurgeryWould you really want a robot helping the surgeon who's operating on you? KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
New Research Suggests Drinking Before Surgery Can Help RecoveryTypical instructions before surgery had been nothing to eat or drink after midnight, but that may be changing; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Downtown Subway Given Consumer Alert Over CockroachesA Subway restaurant in Downtown Pittsburgh was hit with a consumer alert over cockroaches.
Former Pa. Gov. Ed Rendell Says He Has Parkinson'sFormer Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell says he was diagnosed three-and-a-half years ago with Parkinson's disease; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Salmonella Outbreaks Linked To Pre-Cut Melon, CerealSeveral Pittsburgh-area grocery stores are pulling some products, linked to a salmonella outbreak, off the shelves; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Reporter Update: Some Local Stores Pull Pre-Cut Melon Linked To Salmonella OutbreakKDKA's Amy Wadas has more on salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon and how it's impacting some local stores.