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How Kids Can Have Allergies, When Parents & Grandparents Do Not?

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Amber Lagamba’s family knows allergies all too well because both of her daughters suffer. “Trees, pollen, ragweed,” she says. “Spring and fall are very rough on us, because the two of them […]

11/19/2014

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FDA Approves Nerve-Stimulating Headband To Treat Migraines

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Could a headband be a fix for migraines? The Food and Drug Administration is convinced by Belgian studies that this could be helpful to those who suffer from this common type of […]

03/13/2014

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Study: C-Section Babies More Likely To Have Adult Weight Issues

Abby Parkes needed a caesarean section to deliver her son, Lucas.

It was a decision she did not take lightly.

“It was for health reasons, really. If I had a choice, I would have had a natural birth,” she says.

03/03/2014

Pittsburgh Doctor Explains Dangerous Dare

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Have you heard of the “Salt and Ice Challenge?” Chances are your kids have. Once again, social media sites like YouTube and Facebook have popularized a dangerous new game that’s drawing alarm […]

05/01/2012

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