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Syphilis on Rise in Pa. City

The Pittsburgh area is seeing a dramatic increase in new syphilis cases, primarily among men who have reported having sex with other men. »

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Former NFL Star Helps Create Revoluntionary Scrubs

Former NFL player Bert Emanuel teamed up with local medical professionals to create a high-tech medical uniform. »

Prepare for Possible CO Leaks at Home

Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless and tasteless poison that can render you defenseless without the right precautions. »

Concerns About Safety in State Psychiatric Hospital

Mental health advocates in New Jersey say they are getting more calls from concerned family members about assaults in state psychiatric hospitals. »

Afterlife Advocacy: New Brittany Maynard Video Calls For Action

Right-to-die advocates released a video Wednesday on what would have been Brittany Maynard's 30th birthday, in which the late newlywed urges Americans to join a grassroots campaign to pass death-with-dignity... »

CDC Shelves Controversial Workplace Obesity Website

The CDC has taken down a much-criticized website that offered an "obesity cost calculator" to help American employers tally financial losses linked to overweight employees, an agency spokeswoman said Tuesday. »

2-Year-Old Dies From Oxycodone Overdose

A Bucks County father faces a slew of charges after police said his son overdosed on a dose of Oxycodone three times the amount needed to kill an adult. »

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Young Author Shares Her Battle With Sickle-Cell Disease

NBC10's Vai Sikahema talks to Elvelyna Beaubrun, a young author who shares the story of her battle with sickle-cell anemia in her book "The Girl With the Lion Heart." »

Health Care Push Comes to Bars, Nail Salons

The pitch for health care coverage is being made at nail salons, pizzerias, mosques and even bars. »

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