Health

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May 16, 2019 - 9:31 pm
Democrats pushed legislation buttressing the 2010 health care law and curbing prescription drug prices through the House Thursday
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
May 15, 2019 - 11:16 am
There is an incredibly high pollen count in Western Pennsylvania and individuals with allergies are feeling it.
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May 15, 2019 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — It's as if Mick Jagger is saying "Start Me Up." The 75-year-old rocker tweeted a video Wednesday of him dancing around a studio in front of a mirror weeks after he underwent medical treatment , reportedly for a heart valve issue. The treatment forced the Rolling Stones to postpone...
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May 15, 2019 - 9:33 am
Alabama legislators have given final approval to a ban on nearly all abortions, and if the Republican governor signs the measure, the state will have the strictest abortion law in the country.
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A rally in Harrisburgh  UPMC/Highmark split
Joe DeStio
May 14, 2019 - 7:50 pm
Several dozen lawmakers and patients rallied in Harrisburg Tuesday against the pending split between UPMC and Highmark insurance.
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May 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
A new study bolsters evidence that soda taxes can reduce sales, but whether they influence health remains unclear.
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Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp
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May 12, 2019 - 10:51 am
State governments are on a course to virtually eliminate abortion access in large chunks of the Deep South and Midwest.
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May 09, 2019 - 10:19 am
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture has issued a rabies alert in Lawrence County.
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Human Services Secretary Alex Azar testifies before a House Appropriations subcommittee on Capitol Hill
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May 08, 2019 - 9:32 pm
TV pitches for prescription drugs will soon include the price, giving consumers more information upfront as they make medication choices at a time when new drugs can carry anxiety-inducing prices.
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Hundreds of mothers from across the country are calling on their members of Congress to address climate change for their children's future.
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May 08, 2019 - 9:00 pm
If you are looking for the #1Thing that you can do to help make Earth a healthier place, check out Moms Clean Air Force.
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