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(Source: Dr. Robin Gehris)

Doctors Seeing More Cases Of Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease In Kids This Summer

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — In the Old West, an outbreak of Hoof and Mouth Disease struck fear into the hearts of cattle drivers. The viral infection could cause cows to go lame or worse. Not to [...]

07/10/2014

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Divorce Can Be Weighty Matter For Kids

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When parents get divorced, kids can have a number of struggles. One of them can be weight gain. “Parents are under stress, there’s only one parent to take care of all of [...]

06/09/2014

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Germs That Outwit Antibiotics Found In Toddlers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Before there were antibiotics, people died from infections all the time. Even though we now have these life-saving medicines, infection-causing bacteria can sometimes still outwit these drugs, putting ourselves and our children [...]

04/30/2014

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Poison Control Center Calls Increasing Because Of E-Cigarettes

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A source of poisoning in Pittsburgh is actually electronic: e-cigarettes. “The volume of calls is definitely increasing,” says Pittsburgh Poison Control Center Director Dr. Michael Lynch. To use e-cigarettes, you would pour [...]

04/04/2014

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Are Electronic Devices Making Kids Nearsighted?

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Computers, tablets, cell phones – is all this focusing on tiny electronic devices taking a toll on our childrens’ eyes? “The parents come in here and say, ‘oh, I was in sixth [...]

02/03/2014

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Best Swimwear Shops In Pittsburgh

From practical maternity suits to adorable toddler tankinis, you’ll find swimear for every need at these five swimear shops chosen as the best in Pittsburgh.

04/24/2012

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