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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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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

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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

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