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Secondhand Smoke’s Eerie Health Impact: Headaches and Pregnancy Hypertension

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

As researchers delve into the myriad health impacts of tobacco exposure, a recent study from Southern Medical University underlines the ...

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AHN Announces Plans for New Full-Service Hospital in Washington County to Replace Canonsburg Facility

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Last week, Allegheny Health Network (AHN) and Highmark Health announced plans to build a new full-service, all-private-room hospital in Washington ...

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2023 trends: Red Cross responds to growing disaster-driven humanitarian needs

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

In 2023, intensifying extreme disasters took a devastating toll on people in the U.S. who turned to the American Red ...

Cancer Care

What Makes Them Rare?

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Woman’s beautiful poem urges healthcare providers to see the person as more than patient As the primary caregiver for her ...

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Allegheny Health Network Advances Virtual Critical Care Service with Launch of New, In-House ‘TeleICU’ Program

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

 Allegheny Health Network (AHN) and Highmark Health recently announced the launch of a new virtual intensive care solution which combines ...

Clinical Care

New Report Reveals Pennsylvania Among Leaders in the Nation for Lung Cancer Survival, Screening and Treatment; Lags Behind in Radon Levels

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

The 2023 “State of Lung Cancer” report reveals that Pennsylvania ranks 8th in the nation for lung cancer screening, 10th for survival and ...

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Pittsburgh’s Allegheny General Hospital Becomes Top Investigational Site in the World for Implant Procedure of New Investigational Heart Failure Therapy Device

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The Western PA Healthcare News Team

Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), the academic and research flagship of Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network (AHN), announced today it has become ...