A donation from UPMC has helped the Allegheny County Sheriff's Office purchase 20 new AEDs for their ranks.
Allegheny Co. Sheriff's Office Get 20 New AEDsA donation from UPMC has helped the Allegheny County Sheriff's Office purchase 20 new AEDs for their ranks.
Deep Brain Simulators Could Help Some EpilepticsA local woman hopes an implanted device will help her control her seizures; KDKA's Dr. Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: Dr. Maria Simbra - Brain Implant for EpilepsyDr. Maria Simbra talks to a woman who's had a brain implant to hopefully help control seizures.
Kidsburgh Kidcast: Choosing A PediatricianA pediatrician can play a big role in a child's life, so for a parent, it's important to choose the right doctor for your child. We get expert advice on what research to do and questions to ask when you're picking a pediatrician. Here's KDKA's Kristine Sorensen's edited conversation with pediatrician Dr. Todd Wolynn, CEO of Kids Plus Pediatrics.
Dr. Maria Simbra - Reporter Update: Stopping Tremors With UltrasoundDr. Maria Simbra is working on a story for KDKA News about how a new procedure could help people who struggle with tremors.
Morgantown Police Warns Of Heroin-Laced Vape SolutionMorgantown Police have issued a warning to the public about dangerous heroin-laced vaping solution.
Eye On Health: My VoiceTyler Winfield is able to speak thanks to his iPad and the My Voice program.
Doctor Skeptical About Over-The-Counter HGH ClaimsThe ads look promising - anti-aging, enhanced physical performance, lean muscle, less fat, who wouldn't want that? Especially without a prescription, but one doctor is skeptical about the product, KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Neville Twp. Residents Under Strict Orders To Avoid WaterOfficials have issued a warning to Neville Township residents to not use the water; KDKA's Lisa Washington reports.
Local Bride, Mother Share Wedding Dance To Song That Pushed Them Both Through Cancer TreatmentsA Pittsburgh bride and her mother who both fought back against cancer shared a heartwarming dance to their anthem.
'The 10 Percent Club': Local Woman With Pancreatic Cancer Defies The OddsResearchers are trying to figure out how some pancreatic cancer patients outlive the odds; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Dr. Maria Simbra - Reporter Update: Living with Pancreatic CancerDr. Maria Simbra chats with a woman who has beaten the odds in fighting cancer.
Pa. Supreme Court To Hear Arguments In Pesticide CaseThe state Supreme Court is set to hear arguments today in a landmark case about health concerns about Round-Up pesticide; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Reporter Update: Chris Hoffman - EEE OutbreakHealth experts say this may be the worst year for Eastern Equine Encephalitis in about 60 years. KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
Report: Person Of Interest ID'ed In VA Hospital DeathsA person of interest has reported been identified in cases of suspicious of deaths at a VA hospital in West Virginia.
Washington Co. Residents Demanding Answers About Cancer CasesResidents in one part of Washington County are demanding answers about several cases of rare cancer in young people; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: Dr. Maria Simbra - New Breast Cancer TreatmentDr. Maria Simbra reports on a new treatment for HER2 Positive Breast Cancer.
Reporter Update: Dr. Maria Simbra - Growing Human LiversA local research lab has developed a method for growing a human liver. Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: Jon Delano at Kaufmann's HotelThe old Kaufmann's building has been converted into a hotel focused on wellness. KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Lack Of Sleep May Cause Serious IllnessesIs poor sleep related to memory troubles? KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: Dr. Maria Simbra - Ticks & Lyme DiseaseResearchers at IUP are testing tick DNA for Lyme Disease. Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: Dr. Maria Simbra - Sleep Medicines & DementiaResearchers are looking into how sleep and medications are linked to dementia disorders. Dr. Mario Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: Jon Delano - Emergency PreparednessOfficials from around Southwestern PA met to discuss emergency preparedness. KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
Reporter Update: Chris Hoffman - Young Adults VapingKDKA's Chris Hoffman has a preview of this afternoon's report, discussing vaping among high school students.