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BRCA Mutation And The Decision To Remove Breasts And Ovaries

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Remove the breasts and ovaries — that’s a routine recommendation for women with the BRCA gene, found because of a family history or personal history of cancer in these organs. 288 more words

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Diagnosing And Treating Gestational Diabetes

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When a pregnant woman is told she has gestational diabetes, it may have been a problem for some time already.

“Many of these women already have problems with their blood sugar but may not know it,” said Dr. 275 more words

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Newborns Wrapped In Pirates Gear In Honor Of Opening Day

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some Pittsburgh newborns are showing their Buccos pride ahead of opening day.

The Allegheny Health Network released three pictures of infants decked out in Pirates’ gear. 84 more words

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Some Hospitals Turning To Robots For Enhanced Knee Replacement Surgery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – What if knee surgery was more precise, customized from patient to patient, and had a speedy recovery?

Some doctors are now using robots designed specifically for knee replacements. 491 more words

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