Health

March 27, 2019 file photo shows a sign explaining the local state of emergency because of a measles outbreak at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y.
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
April 01, 2019 - 11:14 am
There have been 387 cases through March. There were 372 last year.
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Rep. Anne Dauphinais R-Killingly, takes a sip from a big gulp soda
(AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)
April 01, 2019 - 11:08 am
"The industry lobbying is going to be pretty ferocious. I don't know if the legislature can stand up to it."
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Clairton Coke Works Steelworkers Rally
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April 01, 2019 - 10:27 am
The Allegheny County Health Department has fined U.S. Steel for $707,568 for emissions problems at the Clairton Coke Works during the third and fourth quarters of 2018.
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Annunciation House director Ruben Garcia answers questions from the media after reading a statement from the family of Jakelin Caal Maquin, pictured at left, during a press briefing at Casa Vides in downtown El Paso, Texas.
(Rudy Gutierrez/The El Paso Times via AP, File)
March 30, 2019 - 10:20 am
The autopsy says she faced a "rapidly progressive infection" that led to sepsis and the failure of multiple organs.
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March 29, 2019 - 2:25 pm
A highly-contagious virus has closed the Butler County Humane Society.
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March 28, 2019 - 1:00 pm
The Pittsburgh area has managed to escape an outbreak of measles this year in several states including New York and New Jersey.
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March 28, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Surgeons in Baltimore have performed what's thought to be the world's first kidney transplant from a living donor with HIV, a milestone for patients with the AIDS virus who need a new organ — and one that could free up space on the transplant waiting list for everyone.
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 Roundup weed killer are displayed on a store shelf in San Francisco
(AP Photo/Haven Daley, File)
March 27, 2019 - 9:01 pm
A U.S. jury on Wednesday awarded $80 million in damages to a California man who blamed Roundup weed killer for his cancer
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A sign advertising free measles vaccines is displayed at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y.,
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
March 27, 2019 - 6:59 pm
The order bans unvaccinated children in public places such as schools, stores and churches.
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a radiologist uses a magnifying glass to check mammograms for breast cancer in Los Angeles
(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
March 27, 2019 - 6:42 pm
All U.S. women getting mammograms would receive information about breast density, which can sometimes make cancer harder to spot, under a government proposal released Wednesday.
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