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Each year, the lives of thousands of people across the country are saved because someone made the choice to become an organ donor. In April, Allegheny Health Network is honored to celebrate National Donate Life Month and pay tribute to all of those who have bestowed the precious gift of life to another through organ donation. Visit AHNdonate.org to learn more and register to be an organ donor.



Format: 04/19/2014
Format: 04/19/2014


Pittsburgh Tribune Review: East Hills girl, 10, hospitalized after Fentanyl overdose

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

A 10-year-old girl overdosed on medicinal patches laced with a "scary" painkiller 100 times stronger than morphine, leaving her in critical condition, authorities said Monday.


Dr. Jack Kabazie, director of the Institute for Pain Medicine at West Penn Hospital, provides some insight into the necessary precautions when prescribing pain medicines in this report by the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.

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