Allegheny County
May 24, 2019 - 11:41 am
The director of the Allegheny County Health Department will leave her position at the end of July.
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig
April 10, 2019 - 1:31 am
New York City declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered mandatory vaccinations for measles in a part of Brooklyn that is home to a large Orthodox Jewish community.
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AP Photo/Julie Jacobson
March 26, 2019 - 10:53 pm
A county in New York City's northern suburbs declared a state of emergency Tuesday over a measles outbreak that has infected more than 150 people since last fall, hoping a ban against unvaccinated children in public places wakes their parents to the seriousness of the problem.
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December 10, 2018 - 3:57 pm
This year has seen a record number of cases of a mysterious paralyzing illness in children, U.S. health officials said Monday.
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Wanaque Center For Nursing And Rehabilitation
AP Photo/Julio Cortez
October 24, 2018 - 4:01 pm
Another young person has died in a viral outbreak at a pediatric rehabilitation center, bringing the death toll to seven, officials said Wednesday.
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Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal
AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
October 23, 2018 - 7:30 am
Kellogg's Honey Smacks is returning to shelves following a voluntarily recall after salmonella infected 100 people in 33 states.
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Katarzyna Bialasiewicz |
October 16, 2018 - 3:41 pm
U.S. health officials on Tuesday reported a jump in cases of a rare paralyzing illness in children, and said it seems to be following an every-other-year pattern.
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Electron Microscope Image Of The Chickenpox Virus
Dr. Erskine Palmer/CDC via AP
October 12, 2018 - 10:11 am
A small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease, worrying health officials.
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September 26, 2018 - 4:10 pm
The U.S. government estimates that 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter — the disease's highest death toll in at least four decades.
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Andrew Limberg
Marty Griffin and Wendy Bell
September 10, 2018 - 10:50 am
Marty Griffin has revealed he has throat cancer due to the HPV virus. Marty says there wasn’t a vaccine when he was a child but now there is and it can save lives. That is why he is making his fight public so others don’t have to go through the long and painful process of treating it.
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