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December 2009
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: New blood thinner sought by experts
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dear Doctor: Wrist injury still painful days later
KDKA-TV: Tylenol arthritis caplets recalled
Speaking Series on Prevention
KDKA-TV: Teresa Heinz Kerry treated for breast cancer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: With a song in their Sneakers, this group visits the sick for just about any occasion
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Bethel Park science class gets 'window on world' of medicine, watching bypass surgery
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Heinz's cancer prognosis 'very good'
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Newsmaker: Dr. Srinivas Murali
Warren Tribune-Chronicle: Genetic testing
KDKA-TV: Coffee, tea, linked to lower risk of diabetes
AKMC Elects New Directors to Board
January Classes Offered At Destination Wellness
Mary Lynn Sealey, MD, FACP, Presented Clinical Practice Award by The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American College of Physicians
Acute Rehabilitation Unit Holiday Cheer
Understanding Emotional Eating and Finding Balance with Food
Heart Saver CPR with AED Training
Canonsburg General Hospital Participates in Dress for Success Clothing Drive
Free Blood Pressure Screenings
Mutschler Orthopaedic Institute Staff to Offer Free Education Sessions
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn, doctors group in partnership talks
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Volunteers get patients in harmony with the season
Advance for Nurses: Nursing through economic changes
KDKA-TV: Advisory panel recommends Crestor approval for people with normal cholesterol
WTAE-TV: Know your numbers: High cholesterol is heart disease risk
Dr. Srinivas Murali honored by the American Association of Cardiologists of Indian Origin for outstanding contributions to the field
Allegheny General Hospital Stroke Program Receives Get With The Guidelines Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Receives Gold Star Quality Award
Urgent Matters E-Newsletter: Patient Intake Best Practices Team Triage
AKMC Centennial Cookbook Available Now
STAR Center Invites Community to Learn More About Holiday Safety, Medical Simulation, at Dec. 18 Open House
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Op Ed: A defining moment for UPMC
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Volunteers filling time, filling needs
KDKA-TV: New treatment studied for heart attack patients
Allegheny General Hospital Evaluates New Seizure-Detection Technology
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Clashing data bombards new parents as old-school ideas fall by the wayside
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Plain old good news
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. Alan Lantzy
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Get a mammogram: NO EXCUSES
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Growing number of centenarians to challenge cultural roles
Healthcare Finance News: Pittsburgh health system touts first-quarter profits for fiscal 2010
Hospital Review: West Penn Allegheny Health System reports $3 million profit for first quarter of FY 2010
KDKA-TV: NFL institutes new policy on concussions
KDKA-TV: Aspirin linked to risk for Reye's Syndrome
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Chuck Noll sparked concussion test
Canonsburg General Hospital's Candy Sale
"Divabetic" event at West Penn Hospital aimed at helping women with diabetes stay positive and upbeat
AGH Cancer Specialists Join Major NIH Study to Determine If Less Invasive Lung Surgery Benefits Patients
March of Dimes honors West Penn Allegheny neonatologist Alan Lantzy, MD
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Bernice Pagano
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn posts $4.2 million quarterly profit
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny Health System records profit
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn nets profit for quarter
St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Many back Missouri incest suspect
KDKA-TV: New Study: Diabetes cases expected to double over next 15 years
November 2009
West Penn Allegheny Health System Posts Second Consecutive Quarterly Profit
December Classes Offered At Destination Wellness
KDKA-TV: Helping the homeless a family affair for student
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Charity gives out shoes, socks and foot care
CBS-13, Yuma, Ariz.: New guidelines for mammogram screening create controversy
CBS5 San Francisco: New guidelines for mammogram screening create controversy
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH named Radiation Therapy Center to Watch
KDKA-TV: Doctor: Concussion effects can be life-changing
Steubenville Herald-Star: Teramana Cancer Center doctors blast report on mammographies
Weirton Daily Times: Area doctors blast cancer recommendations
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn appeals dismissal of lawsuit
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn plans to appeal decision to dismiss antitrust lawsuit
KFSN-TV, Fresno: Back Surgery: Closing the Gap
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Annual gynecologist exam is still advised
Somerset Daily American: Surgery improves Rockwood woman's vision
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Decorated veteran overcomes new challenge
Program Started By Pittsburgh Teens, AGH Doctor Expands Annual Thanksgiving Mission for Homeless to More than 40 States
Pittsburgh Business Times: Butler hospital saves by shrinking length of stay
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:Teen's service project becomes family tradition
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Allegheny General nets transplant honor
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Allegheny General Hospital was named one of the nation's Top Radiation Therapy Centers to Watch in 2009 by Imaging Technology News.
WTAE-TV: Pittsburgh Woman Participating In Trials Of Stem Cells For Heart Attack Patients
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Stem cell therapy tried on AGH heart attack patients
AGH Study Explores Potential of Novel Stem Cell Therapy For Heart Attack
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Local experts disagree with downplaying mammograms
PCNC-TV: West Penn Allegheny Breast Cancer Specialist Discusses New Mammography Report
WPXI-TV: Local Doctors React to New Mammography Guidelines
WPXI-TV: Users Complain About New Asthma Inhalers
KDKA-TV: Medical Experts Weigh In On Mammogram Controversy
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Women wary of change in mammography exams
Allegheny General Hospital Awarded National Organ Donation Medal of Honor By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Breast cancer experts stand by mammogram advice
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Medical patients drawn to Internet when managing own health
CGH to Hold Grief and Loss Support Dinner
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn raises ante on UPMC
Speaking Series on Prevention with Dr. Cynthia Luck
Pittsburgh Business Times: UPMC shoots down West Penn suggestion
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center rejects hospital offer
WTAE-TV: 'Ticking Time Bomb': Aneurysms are Third Leading Cause of Death for Men
Valley News Dispatch: Alle-Kiski Medical Center gets exceptional performance rating
KDKA-TV: Triage training helped to save lives at Fort Hood
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: More women strive to be surgeons
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. Moorman named chairman of the Department of Surgery
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny Health System hires Boston surgeon for new post
Pittsburgh Business Times: Moorman named chairman of surgery department at West Penn Allegheny
Allegheny General Hospital Radiation Oncologists Showcase Talent, Innovative Therapies at National Conference
Nationally Recognized Beth Israel/Harvard Surgeon to Chair West Penn Allegheny Health System Department of Surgery
Olivia: Positive signs at West Penn Allegheny
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Prostate and breast cancer screenings misunderstood
Mt. Lebanon Magazine: Radiating Hope
KDKA-TV: Kids may need more than one dose of H1N1 vaccine
KDKA-TV: More middle-aged women suffering heart attacks
AKMC Hosts Surgical Solutions for Arthritis
Somerset Daily American: Stoystown woman finds relief from back pain
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Pennsylvania study: Helmetless motorcycle riders at greater risk
Pittsburgh Business Times: Medical conference focuses on innovation
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Olivia declares WPAHS 'stable'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny stands behind flagship hospital
Fox 12 Oregon: Closing the gap in back surgery
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn shows profit for quarter
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny Health System posts $2.1 million in earnings for quarter
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn cuts annual operating losses by more than half; posts quarterly profit
WJRT-TV, Michigan: 'Stitches' may help back patients
WTAE-TV: Heart catheterizations via wrist easing patient recovery
Reuters: Applied spine adds investigational site for IDE trial
Washington Observer-Reporter: Pumpkin carver is master of his craft
DOT Med: Honing Radiation Therapy
WPXI-TV: New procedure offers hope to breast cancer patients
October 2009
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn plans medical school, physician network overhaul
West Penn Allegheny Health System Significantly Improves Financial Performance in Fiscal Year 2009, Posts Fourth Quarter Profit
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn's lawsuit dismissed
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Federal judge rules UPMC, Highmark, not monopolizing market.
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Judge dismisses suit brought against rival by West Penn Allegheny
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Grant to help Forbes Regional Campus Hospital lift patients safely
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: CNN's David Gergen guests at cardiovascular benefit
Valley News Dispatch: Ground to be broken Friday for Vandergrift outpatient facility
MSN Money: Margaret McCormick Barron named to post at West Penn
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Margaret McCormick Barron named executive vice president of external affairs
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Women get new access to research
Tradition of Caring Award Announced
November Classes Offered At Destination Wellness
CGH Women's Auxiliary to Hold Basket Raffle
Advances in Heart Care and Healthcare Reform The Focus of AGH Event Featuring U.S. Congressmen
KDKA-TV: Many people taking more Vitamin D to fight flu
WSOC-TV, Charlotte: Surviving Vertebral Dissection
AKMC Welcomes General Surgeon Michelle Zuba, DO
AKMC Plans to Open Outpatient Services Center in Kiski Valley
Reuters: AGH Researchers Launch First Studies Exploring Role of Biofilm Infections in Failure of Joint Replacement Surgery and Bone Fracture Healing
WPXI-TV: New prescription diet pills on the horizon
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Uniontown Area High School students observe open-heart surgery
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Obama declares swine flu crisis
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn Burn Center celebrates 40th anniversary
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Fantasy Walk and real exercise can help people with Parkinson's
Washington Observer-Reporter: Flu cases skyrocketing at area hospitals
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH research arm gets federal grants
Peg McCormick Barron Named Executive Vice President of External Affairs for West Penn Allegheny Health System
Federal Grant Helps West Penn Hospital - Forbes Regional Campus Lift Staff and Patients to New Levels of Safety
Shaler student continues family tradition of donations to West Penn NICU
Digital Mammography Open House at Canonsburg General Hospital
Ambulance Subscription Drive Underway
AGH Expands GI and Endoscopy Services in North Hills
Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) Launches Mind-Body Initiative
AKMC offers Medicare Enrollment Workshop
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: CNN political analyst Gergen to deliver presentation Tuesday in Oakland
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Breast surgeon Dr. Donald Keenan joined the staff at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital
ABC-7 News, Denver: Ending back pain by closing hole after discectomy
Allegheny Singer Research Institute Scientists Awarded NIH Grants as Part of National Recovery Act Fund
AKMC Cardiologist Discusses Chest Pain
Dr. Luck Offers Speaking Series on Prevention
USA Today: Balloon boy saga captivates nation
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Franklin Park teenager's efforts to provide for homeless honored
CNN: Concerns and optimism over Jaycee Dugard's exclusive photos
AGH Speaker Series to Feature Nationally Recognized Political Commentator, Journalist David Gergen
Female Reproductive Cancer Patients at West Penn Hospital Gain Local Access to National Clinical Trials
WPXI-TV: Free cancer screening, information at AGH
KDKA-TV: People with flu-like symptoms flood emergency rooms
AGH Researchers Launch First Studies Exploring Role of Biofilm Infections in Failure of Joint Replacement Surgery and Bone Fracture Healing
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: 3 hospitals ranked in top 10 percent for cardiac services
Study Finds Alle-Kiski Medical Center Achieves 5-Star Ratings
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Basketball clinic tailored for kids with asthma
WPXI-TV: Free cancer screening, information at AGH
Reuters: Scient'x Announces Strategic Alliance in Dynamic Fusion with Allegheny General Hospital
Pittsburgh Business Times: Allegheny Singer Research Institute Focuses on Clinical Trials
AARP Driver Safety Offered at Two Locations
AKMC Orthopaedic Surgeon to Discuss Joint Replacement Options
West Penn Allegheny Oncology Network Again Leads Cancer Survivors on 'A Healing Journey'
NBC Today Show: Triplets born at 33 weeks, on third anniversary
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Deep feelings color art created by cancer patients
WPXI-TV: Westmoreland County couple celebrates third anniversary with identical triplets
KDKA-TV: Local mother delivers rare identical triplets
Washington Observer-Reporter: Catherine Angle has been named director of nutritional services at Canonsburg Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. Donald Keenan, breast surgeon, has joined The Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Build a physician-patient relationship on trust, comfort
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Valley News Dispatch: Allegheny Township couple's identical triplets 'one in a million'
Philadelphia Inquirer: Western Pa. woman births rare identical triplets
WTAE-TV: Identical triplet baby boys born in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Safety of long-range acoustic device debated
Business Wire: Scient'x announces strategic alliance in dynamic fusion with Allegheny General Hospital
USA Today: Elizabeth Smart testifies about '02 abduction
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
West Penn Burn Center Marks 40 Years Of Delivering Expert, Compassionate Care to Burn Patients
'Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Reduction' presented by Canonsburg General Hospital
Canonsburg General Hospital To Present, "Managing Holiday Food"
MUTSCHLER ORTHOPAEDIC INSTITUTE STAFF TO OFFER FREE EDUCATION SESSIONS
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Kidney transplants can extend lives by 10 years or more
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Experts: Crucial to get on waiting list as soon as possible
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Spine care work at Allegheny General Hospital honored
WTAE-TV: Procedure providing major relief for those with serious back pain
September 2009
Allegheny General Hospital presents 'Expressions of Hope: A Cancer Awareness Expo' on Oct. 10
Allegheny General Hospital Launches Neurosciences Institute
Canonsburg General Hospital Hosts Halloween Trail
Angle Named Director of Nutritional Services at Canonsburg General Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Stemnion uses placentas, not embryos, to get stem cells for burn therapy
Associated Press/Philadelphia Inquirer: Pa. Hospital Reports First-Ever Double Transplant
Noted former UPMC Magee Breast Cancer Surgeon Now Practicing at West Penn Hospital
WPXI-TV: Man receives double organ transplant at Pittsburgh hospital
FOX News: Pennsylvania man gets new heart, kidney in 10-hour operation
Pittsburgh Business Times: Allegheny General Hospital performs its first heart-kidney transplant
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Allegheny General Hospital's 1st heart-kidney transplant patient recovering
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH doctors finish first dual transplant
AKMC PriorityCare program offers Flu and Pneumonia Shots
AKMC Trust to Hold Wall-Wrecking Reception on October 2
AKMC Hosts Hip Injuries & Disorders: Current Advances in Arthroscopic Treatment
AKMC Hosts Knowing the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
AGH Performs First Dual Heart-Kidney Transplant
Allegheny General Hospital Designated as Center of Excellence for Spine Care
Canonsburg General Hospital's Nursing Director Receives Award
Canonsburg General Hospital Offers Digital Mammography
Women's Auxiliary Honored for Hours of Service
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: WPAHS selects president of physician organization
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny names leader for physician organization
Reuters: Binghamton research group develops new cancer treatment
New Device Yields Lasting Relief for Patients with Lower Back Sacroiliac Nerve Pain
Allegheny General Hospital Lauded For Its Support of Employees In National Guard and Reserves
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: New flu adds to the challenges of children with asthma
West Penn Allegheny Health System Recruits Senior Lahey Clinic Executive, Sanford R. Kurtz, MD, to Lead Physician Organization
Cyclists Combating Cancer Visit West Penn Hospital Patients
Washington Observer Reporter - Preparing for swine flu virus
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. Peter J. Janetta
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Surgeon joins Alle-Kiski Medical Center
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: New surgeons join AGH
WPXI-TV; Tear gas dangers at G-20
Pittsburgh Business Times: Warning: Flu Season Ahead
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Western Pennsylvania prepares swine flu measures
KDKA-TV: West Penn Allegheny Health System holds G-20 drill
WTAE-TV: Pittsburgh hospitals hold pre-G-20 disaster drills
WPXI-TV: Behind the scenes as local hospitals prepare for G-20
WPXI-TV: AGH prepares for worst-case G-20 scenario
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Hospital coordinator anticipates unknown during G-20 summit
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Appoints Vice President of Patient Care Services
AKMC Welcomes Orthopaedic Surgeon Raymond R. Drabicki MD
Jamal M. Aljari, MD Joins AKMC Medical Staff
West Penn Allegheny Health System To Hold Mass Casualty Emergency Operations Drill in Preparation for G20 Summit
Kittanning Times-Leader: Manor artist exhibits at West Penn Hospital
Dallas Morning News: Victim's recovery in 1991 kidnapping case could take years
WPXI-TV: Local doctors' offices flooded with swine flu calls
KDKA-TV: Test for prostate cancer leads to over-diagnosis?
Erie Times-News: Grandstand angels save Corry baseball fan
WTAE-TV: Fan's heart stops at Pittsburgh Pirates game
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Bystanders save Corry man's life after he collapses at PNC Park
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Quick actions of physicians, PNC Park staff, saved man's life
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Pittsburgh Poison Center to watch for attacks during G-20 summit
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: How I Got Back to Life
Pittsburgh City Paper: Sick Days
KDKA-TV: New Westin Hotels and Resorts Study Shows Americans Value Sleep Over Sex
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH's Dr. Jannetta to receive Neurological Medal of Honor
Executive Healthcare Management: Journey to Zero
New York Times: For Longtime Captive Jaycee Dugard, a Long Road Home
Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine: Focus on Pittsburgh
August 2009
Allegheny General Hospital Event Targets Breast Cancer Survivors With Message of Hope, Education and Resources
Flu Vaccination Clinics
AKMC Hosts Shoulder Suffering: Surgical Solutions
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Driver Safety
AKMC Hosts 'Foot and Ankle Issues as We Age'
New Physician Liaison at Canonsburg General Hospital
25th Annual Golf Tournament
Two new surgeons join Allegheny General Hospital staff
AGH Pioneer Surgeon Peter J. Jannetta, M.D., To Receive Distinguished Medal of Honor from the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: The bowling's virtual, but tournament's real
September Classes Offered At Destination Wellness
Valley News Dispatch: Work on Alle-Kiski Medical Center's new ER to begin Monday
Sewickley Surgeons Join Staff at AGH Suburban Campus
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. James "Jack" Wilberger
KDKA-TV: WHO: Elderly, pregnant, kids should get Tamiflu
KDKA-TV: Sleep apnea linked to higher death risk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Support grows for kids lifting weights
WPXI-TV: Ozone Action Day Poses Health Risks
KDKA-TV: Few Cut Back Pollution On Air Quality Days
WPXI-TV: New theory for treatment after cancer
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Begins Second Phase of Emergency Department Construction & Renovation
AKMC Welcomes General Surgeon John Hower, DO
KDKA-TV: Birth control pill studies examine link between estrogen levels and blood clots
WPXI-TV: Study: Most people need more than 6 hours of sleep
The Almanac: Faith and flowers help ease the pain of killings
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH neurosurgeon named Drexel chairman
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: After 21 years together, woman with leukemia marries her love at hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Doctors cooperate for Moldova's babies
AGH Nephrology Fellows Rank Highest in National Exam
KDKA-TV: Results reveal overall hospital rankings
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Egg donation protocol gets easier
Bridgeville Area News: Survivors of gym carnage relive the terror
KDKA-TV: First responders from LA Fitness shooting explain emergency treatment
KDKA-TV: Shooting victim's friends: Betsy Gannon's smile could brighten day
KDKA-TV: Aerobics instructor recovering after shooting
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Shooting victim Elizabeth Gannon: Radiology technologist with a positive outlook
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Gannon "a shining light"
The Associated Press: Profiles of Pa. health-club shooting victims
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Pregnant dance instructor shot, but survives Collier gym tragedy
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Wounded instructor played dead to survive
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: How hospitals prepared for disaster following LA Fitness shooting
Third Annual A-K Pulser Golf Outing
Jack Wilberger, M.D., Named Chairman of Neurosurgery at Drexel University College of Medicine
AGH Program To Raise Awareness About Celiac Disease
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety 2-Day Class
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Driver Safety
Statement on the loss of Betsy Gannon
WTAE-TV: Bariatric Surgery Helps Woman Lose 100+ Pounds, Get Pregnant
KDKA-TV: Quality Of Care A Question In Health Care Debate
WTAE-TV: New Treatment Gives Stroke Victims Better Chance Of Recovery
July 2009
Washington Post: Through her paintings, she lives
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn rated best hospital in Pa. for weight-loss surgery
Pittsburgh Business Times: West Penn's Olivia named to board of foundation radiology group
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Family searches for cat that attacked Arnold 7-year-old
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Survey: Intensive program to control blood sugar reduces complications
AKMC Helps You Maintain Your Brain
CBS-TV: Silent stroke a hidden danger
Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems To Conduct Routine Site Visit of AGH Life Flight Program
For Third Straight Year, West Penn Bariatric Surgery Center Ranked No. 1 in Pennsylvania
AKMC Seeks Volunteers
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Gary Strong
Murrysville Star: Golf outing to honor Rolling Fields co-owner Thomas Walsh
WPXI-TV: Weight-loss drug success story
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Hormone replacement and ovarian cancer linked
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Attitude toward God, faith impact mental health
WTAE-TV: Asthma increasing among Pittsburgh-area kids
Reuters: US approves Novartis blood pressure combo drug
Beaver County Times: A 'breath of fresh air
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pirates Trainer Receives '09 Team Physician Award
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. Edward Snell
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Medical sector aims to showcase health care, city's role as trailblazer
Forbes.com: Spiritual Outlook Can Affect Mental Health in Breast Cancer
Health Day: Spiritual Outlook Can Affect Mental Health in Breast Cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Local trainer earns state honor
Discover magazine: Slime City: Where Germs Talk to Each Other and Exercise Precise Attacks
AGH Sports Medicine Specialist Dr. Edward Snell Honored by Athletic Trainers Society
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Web helps consumers compare health care
Faith brought mother, daughter through cancer fight
AKMC Hosts Understanding Memory Loss
Ellwood City Ledger: Experts: Children should be outside now
HealthCare IT News: Premier picks 23 top performing hospitals
KDKA-TV: Study: Caffeine may reverse Alzheimer's Disease
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Surgeons find robot requires training
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Minimally invasive hysterectomies often a good choice for women
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Propofol sedative puts focus on prescription drug abuse
KDKA-TV: Heart attack survival may depend on location
Study by Forbes Hospice Director Underscores Importance of Positive Religious/Spiritual Outlook for Breast Cancer Patients
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Pitt survey indicates spiritual wellness aids in cancer fight
West Penn Allegheny Health System Files Memorandum of Law in Opposition to UPMC's and Highmark's Efforts to Dismiss Antitrust Lawsuit
Washington Observer-Reporter: Breast cancer survivor: Education lifelong journey
Washington Observer-Reporter: Hospice care volunteers provide compassionate relief to terminally ill patients
The Inter-Mountain News: Upshur County man to celebrate a very special anniversary
Beaver County Times: Summertime snooze: Some health experts say kids' bodies, minds suffer from sedentary habits
Canonsburg Woman Undergoes Robot-Assisted Weight Loss Procedure at AGH
New medical staff members join Canonsburg General Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: William Costerton
Valley News Dispatch: Caution: Fireworks injuries reported on the rise
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Cell Transplantation Program wins accreditation
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: "Teeing Off for T" memorial golf outing
OR Today: Generosity in bloom
WTAE-TV: 3 Keys to Keeping Kids Safe in Summer
June 2009
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Drivers Safety
Memorial golf outing benefits Western Pennsylvania Cancer Institute
Pittsburgh Business Times: People on the Move: Dr. Raymond Benza
Valley News Dispatch: Catholics take a new view on a one-time death-bed ritual
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Srinivas Murali MD
Pittsburgh Magazine: Hot Jobs
KDKA-TV: Local doctors from Allegheny General Hospital weigh in on Jackson's final moments
Valley News Dispatch: Medical center marks 100 years
KDKA-TV: Top reasons children end up injured, visit emergency rooms in the summer season
Physical Therapy Professionals to Present Program on Low Back and Neck Pain
KDKA-TV: Top medical emergencies for kids in summer
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: West Penn Hospital wins Premier Award for Quality
Vancouver Sun: Electrodes in the brain could curb appetite
Stay vigilant to avoid a holiday burn injury, West Penn Burn Center advises
West Penn Hospital named winner of 2009 Premier Award for Quality
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Canonsburg General Hospital employees earn advanced degrees
UPI: Soldier serves as labor coach via webcam
Associated Press: Deployed dad uses web cam to see western Pa. birth
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Children accomplish great things guided by fathers' influence
CGH to Present, "Weight Management in the Different Stages of Life"
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Canonsburg General Hospital's Beverly Mueller won the Leadership Award from the Pennsylvania Emergency Nurses Association
Yahoo! News: Premier Healthcare Alliance Recognizes Nation's Top Hospitals for Commitment to High-Quality Patient Care
Butler Eagle: Young burn victims enjoy fun in the sun
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Once-deaf woman a passionate performer
KDKA-TV: Pittsburgh hospital begins heart pump trial
Fox News: Deployed dad uses webcam to coach wife through birth
WTAE-TV: Soldier watches wife give birth from Iraq
WPXI-TV: Soldier watches birth via webcam
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Deployed dad helps wife deliver baby from Iraq
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Recession alleviates shortage of nurses in Pittsburgh and across the nation
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Allegheny General Hospital to enroll patients in heart pump clinical trial
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Local cancer, heart studies to begin
Canonsburg General Hospital Emergency Department Director Receives Award
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. Ngoc Thai
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Couples who need help having children often leave state
Washington Observer-Reporter: Beverly Mueller, RN, receives The Leadership Award
KDKA-TV: West Penn Health System plans to consolidate services
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: AGH to relocate services
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Allegheny General to end baby deliveries, transfer services to West Penn
AGH Joins Select Group of Medical Centers in Study of Promising New Technology for Treatment of Heart Failure
West Penn Allegheny Health System Announces Integration Plans for Inpatient Obstetrics and Psychiatric Care
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. Donald Keenan relocates practice to Canonsburg General Hospital
Philadelphia Inquirer: New efforts ease decision-making
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Regional insights: Reducing healthcare costs without rationing
CanWest News Service: Deep brain electrodes can curb overeating, researchers say
The Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) Makes Donation to Canonsburg General Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. David Lerberg named chief medical officer, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital
KDKA-TV: Website warns patients about weather conditions
Open House to Welcome Colleen E. Murphy, D.O.
KDKA-TV: Antacids could pose risk for hip, thigh fractures
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Longer window for stroke therapy advised
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Driver Safety
AKMC offers Medicare Workshop
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Employees Participate in Annual Relay for Life
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn Allegheny Health System names new president, CEO
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Stacy Rae Gross's mother, husband use her works to raise money for charitable causes
Washington Observer Reporter: Canonsburg General Hospital employees received Eutimio R. Vitullo Scholarship for 2009
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Lee Ann Dobson
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Vitamin D has a long list of benefits
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Early testing for bone loss can prevent fractures
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Healthy sex life might need a little nudge as we get older
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Staying active and losing weight keeps knees and hips healthy
Johnstown Tribune-Democrat: Pirates Notebook: Doumit gets clearance to begin exercises
Pittsburgh Business Times: Gary Strong named CEO of West Penn - Forbes Regional Campus
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Newsmaker: Dr. David Parda
KDKA-TV: Teen undergoes life-changing weight loss surgery
AGH Cardiologist Appointed as UNOS Region II Thoracic Board Representative
Los Angeles Times: Deep-brain stimulation being tested with brain injury, Alzheimer's, obesity and more
Health Day: Avastin shows no benefit against early-stage colon cancer
Forbes.com: Failed Avastin study detailed, other trials go on
New York Times: New warning on hormone replacement
Wall Street Journal: Roche's Avastin fails in early colon cancer
Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Avastin shows no benefit against early-stage colon cancer
Reuters: Failed Avastin study detailed, other trials go on
U.S. News and World Report: Avastin shows no benefit against early-stage colon cancer
CNBC-TV: Failed Avastin early-stage cancer study detailed
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Cancer 'wonder drug' might not be effective in early stages
AKMC Hosts Community Centennial Celebration
Breast Surgeon Donald Keenan, M.D., Ph.D. Relocates Office Practice to Canonsburg General Hospital
May 2009
Melanie Bloom, National Spokesperson on Risks of Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT), speaks at West Penn Hospital
The Almanac: Anatomy students get to observe open heart surgery
Gary J. Strong named President and CEO of Western Pennsylvania Hospital - Forbes Regional Campus
KDKA-TV: Millions Of Americans With Diabetes Go Undiagnosed
Avastin Unsuccessful as Adjuvant Therapy in Setting of Stage II and III Colon Cancer but May Be Effective if Given for Longer Duration, AGH Oncologists Report
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: In war, in peace, doctor believed life sacred
AKMC Extends Blood Bank Hours
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Harmony Ball benefits Forbes Health Foundation
KDKA-TV: Doctors share top 5 healthcare shortcuts to avoid
Beaver County Times: Newsman's widow puts a face to silent killer
KDKA-TV: Journalist's widow talks DVT prevention at West Penn
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: NBC reporter's widow sounds thrombosis warning at West Penn
Allison Park Elementary School Students Participate in CGH Read-A-Thon
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Offers AARP Driver Safety
Melanie Bloom Brings Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness Campaign to West Penn Hospital on Saturday
Members of Canonsburg General Hospital Administrative Staff Receive Advanced Degrees
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Awareness of deep-vein thrombosis can save lives
KDKA-TV: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Used to Combat Insomnia
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. Edward D. Snell, elected president of Major League Baseball's Team Physicians Association
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Western Pennsylvania Hospital was named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals for 2008
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Dr. George A. Liebler / Warm-hearted, prolific cardiothoracic surgeon
WTAE-TV: Keeping Your Heart Healthy
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: RN-Ovation
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: West Penn nursing school debuts $6M renovation
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Students at Perry Traditional High School learn about handwashing and how it prevents the spread of infectious diseases.
Eutimio R. Vitullo Scholarship Recipients Announced
Pittsburgh Tribune Review: Mt. Lebanon doctor's 'hands of gold' served country, family
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Seeks Volunteers for Lobby
McMurray Rotary Club Makes Donation to Hospital's Project Healthy Children
KDKA-TV: FDA warns maker of Cheerios about cholesterol claim
WTAE-TV: Financial help for people without health insurance
West Penn Hospital School of Nursing Unveils Major Renovation to 85-year-old Building
AGH GI Lab Earns Quality Award
Bellevue Physician Surpasses 30 years of Service in Northern Communities
Cell Transplantation Program at West Penn Hospital Earns Major Accreditation
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pirates Notebook: Capps has minor elbow trouble
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Allegheny County Health Department lab will provide help combat flus
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: AGH testing 'net' to stop failing hearts
AKMC Cardiologist Addresses Heart Attacks and Plaque
AKMC offers Medicare Workshop
Alle-Kiski Medical Center Appoints Chief Operating Officer
Valley News Dispatch: Annual event will shower moms with gifts, information
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pittsburgh Marathon: At mile 26.2, cramps, nausea, sore ankles...and exhaustion
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Noreen Brown named director of West Penn Allegheny Health System Home Care Program
AGH Researchers Explore Use of Heart Wrap Device To Improve Cardiac Function, Exercise Capacity in Patients with Advanced Heart Failure
West Penn Hospital Welcomes Melanie Bloom, National Spokesperson on Risks of Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT), to May 23 Event
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Swine flu forces many adjustments in the region
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