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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


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


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


Baby weighing over 13 pounds born in Pennsylvania

WATCH ABOVE: We’re talking “big baby.” Dave Crawley reports.

TORONTO – A Pittsburgh area couple has stunned local medical staff after welcoming their baby boy into the world Thursday, weighing in at a whopping 13 lbs., 10 oz. 178 more words


Couple Welcomes Big Bundle Of Joy In 13-Lb Baby

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Isaac Michael Hall entered the world Thursday morning at West Penn Hospital, weighing in at 13 pounds, 10 ounces. We’re talking “big baby.” 226 more words