Health

Ground Beef
dreamstime
December 04, 2018 - 11:17 am
More U.S. beef is being recalled because it may be contaminated with salmonella.
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OxyContin pills are arranged for a photo at a pharmacy
(AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)
November 29, 2018 - 5:41 pm
The expansive court case seeking to hold drugmakers responsible for the nation's opioid crisis has a new complication: How does it deal with claims covering the thousands of babies born dependent on the drugs?
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romaine lettuce sits on the shelves
(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
November 29, 2018 - 5:31 pm
After repeated food poisoning outbreaks linked to romaine lettuce, the produce industry is confronting the failure of its own safety measures in preventing contaminations.
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Old Lady Driving
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Jennifer Bloodworth
November 28, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Older drivers taking multiple medications are more likely to crash, according to a new study.
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Peanut Allergy
Dreamstime
Larry Richert and John Shumway
November 28, 2018 - 10:45 am
There is a new way to prevent kids from being allergic to peanuts.
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Pittsburgh
November 21, 2018 - 1:14 pm
UPMC revenue is up 2.5 billion dollars from this time last year.
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Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 3:29 pm
U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 32 people in 11 states.
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U.S soldier looks through the scope of his weapon during a night patrol in Mandozai, in Khost province, Afghanistan
(AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
November 15, 2018 - 7:01 pm
Meditation worked as well as traditional therapy for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder in a small experiment sponsored by the Department of Defense.
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Merril Hoge
Rob Graner
Larry Richert and John Shumway
November 15, 2018 - 11:11 am
CTE is a disease that develops when a person suffers from repetitive hits to the head, causing brain injury. (concussionfoundation.org)
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DO NOT USE
(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
November 15, 2018 - 10:29 am
A top U.S. health official is pledging to try to ban menthol from regular cigarettes, outlaw flavors in all cigars and tighten rules regarding the sale of most flavored versions of e-cigarettes
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